Nurse Educator – Perioperative, Outpatient & Surgical Services


  • 0.8 FTE (64 hours/fortnight)
  • Time to take a career step and take on a nurse educator role
  • Great opportunity to have a bigger impact

About the role

This is a district wide 0.8FTE position based at Nelson Hospital; working 0.5FTE at Nelson Hospital and 0.3FTE at Wairau Hospital in Blenheim.

As a nurse educator it is your role to improve the experience of health consumers by ensuring the provision of a confident and capable nurse workforce. A big part of this role will be ensuring that clinical quality systems are in place within and across our nursing services to enhance care delivery. 

About you

You will be an experience registered nurse with a current practicing certificate and substantial perioperative / surgical experience. The successful applicant will have proven teaching ability in both formal and informal settings, and will have a clinical masters degree, or be working towards.

About us

Nelson Marlborough Health (NMH) is the main health service provider for New Zealand’s Nelson, Tasman and Marlborough regions, serving over 150,000 people across two main hospitals, public health and a range of community services. We provide a great place to work with professional development opportunities, job security, and workplace wellness programmes.

Find out more about us https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC34XErxkHJ5YAn59o6SrhnA

What we offer 

We offer an environment where our team strives to achieve the best outcomes for our patients and their families and whānau. We provide a great place to work with professional development opportunities, job security, and workplace wellness programmes.

Nelson is one of New Zealand’s top lifestyle destinations and offers an amazing variety of leisure pursuits, beaches, rivers and national parks with great opportunities for outdoor activities as well as abundant sunshine and outstanding scenery. For more information on the Nelson/Tasman region visit http://www.nelsonnz.com/ 

How to apply

For general enquiries please contact our recruitment team on vacancies@nmdhb.govt.nz or 03 546 1274. 

For role specific information please contact Sandra McLean-Cooper on Sandra.McLean-Cooper@nmdhb.govt.nz

Keen to apply now, it’s easy. Please fill in our online application form.

https://nmdhb.careercentre.net.nz 

N19-413

Applications close: Sunday, 25th August

Permanent/Part Time

Job no: N19-413

Location: Wairau Hospital, Nelson Hospital

Closing Date: Sunday, 25 August 2019