Clinical Nurse Coordinator - Endoscopy Nelson

Te Whatu Ora Health New Zealand (Nelson Marlborough)

Temporary full-time position covering parental leave for up to 12 months

  • Facilitate high quality service delivery of Endoscopic procedures to the Nelson Marlborough region
  • Opportunity to work in a challenging and progressing field of nursing
  • Close-knit and supportive team

Ngā mōhiohio e pā ana ki tēnei mahi (About this position)

The Endoscopy department is looking for an experienced Senior Registered Nurse ready to take that next step towards clinical leadership and management.  This is a temporary position working 80 hours a fortnight, where your time will be divided equally between coordinating and triaging.

Previous nursing leadership experience, an expert level PDRF and post graduate study, or working towards, is highly desirable.

We’re a vibrant and friendly multidisciplinary team committed to providing a quality service to patients. We value the diverse skillset that our nurses bring and we want to hear from you.

Whilst based at Nelson, you will have district wide responsibilities.

Ko wai he kaitono tōtika? (Who is an appropriate applicant?)

You will have a minimum of 5 years nursing practice, recent experience in endoscopy nursing and a real desire to be part of a growing service.

To succeed in this role you will be able demonstrate your ability to:

  • Understand the key responsibilities that sit with the endoscopy team and support the direction of these within the scope of the role.
  • Lead nurse led triage and understand the nature and delivery of the service.
  • Work well within a small team and communicate the key values of the organisation with energy and positivity.
  • Influence process change and data accuracy across the service.

Ā mātou rōpū (About our team)

Te Whatu Ora (Nelson Marlborough) is the main health provider for Te Tau Ihu, the top of the south. Nearly 3,000 strong, we are Nelson and Marlborough’s largest employer, which means the opportunities here are endless. Our main locations are Nelson and Wairau Hospitals but we are spread across the region and service all parts of the community. Our work can be challenging, but we are up for it. We have a great team and we work hard to make a difference. We value integrity, innovation, respect and teamwork. 

Ētahi atu mōhiohio (More Information)

Ngā huanga o tēnei mahi (The benefits of this position) 

In this role you will be able to apply your expertise in endoscopy nursing to make a real difference to people’s lives. At Te Whatu Ora (Nelson Marlborough) we do great work and we need a high performing team to help us deliver.

The salary range for this designated senior nurse position (Grade 3) is $92,687 through to $102,178 based on the current NZNO Nursing and Midwifery MECA dependent on skills, experience, and registration in NZ.

Me pēhea ahau e tono ai? (How do I apply?)

For role specific information please contact Monette Johnston, regional Charge Nurse Manager Operating Theatres, . For general enquiries please contact our recruitment team on or 03 546 1274.

Apply now. It’s easy. Just fill in our online application form and include a covering letter outlining your interest in this role.


Applications close: Sunday 21st August 

Te Whatu Ora (Nelson Marlborough) strongly endorses Te Tiriti o Waitangi.

We believe that to achieve equity in health outcomes for Māori we need a workforce reflective of the population it serves. We strongly encourage applications from candidates who identify as Māori and we recruit for cultural competence.  

He waka eke noa. We are all in this together.

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Temporary/Full Time

Job no: N22-588

Location: Nelson Hospital

Closing Date: Sunday, 21 August 2022