Registered Nurse – Perioperative and/or PACU (Casual)

  • Bring your Theatre experience to Nelson Hospital
  • Post-graduate PACU and/or Perioperative experience is essential
  • Casual employment covering staff leave
  • Friendly and supportive team 

About the role 

Nelson Hospital Theatre Suite consists of 6 Operating Theatres with a Recovery Room, a Sterile Services department and Endoscopy suite. We are a friendly and supportive team focusing on providing a caring and professional environment, delivering quality care and extended nursing practice. 

IMPORTANT: These are casual positions, with no guaranteed minimum hours or work, as you will be covering staff leave.  It will therefore be important that you have the flexibility to cover a range of shifts, sometimes at short notice.

N.B. These positions are not suitable for applicants requiring a Work Visa.

About you 

You will be a NZ Registered Nurse with a current APC and post graduate experience working with a multi-disciplinary perioperative or Post Anaesthetic Care Unit (PACU) team. You will have a positive attitude, an innovative and adaptable approach to practice, excellent communication skills and a real commitment to providing quality patient-centered care. 

You will also be a team player, who enjoys keeping up to date with clinical practice, with excellent organisational and time management skills.

About us

Nelson Marlborough Health (NMH) is the main health service provider for New Zealand’s Nelson, Tasman and Marlborough regions, serving nearly 145,000 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.

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How to apply

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

For general enquiries please contact our recruitment team on or 03 546 1274.

Ref: N19-232

Applications close: Sunday 2nd June


Job no: N19-232

Location: Nelson Hospital

Closing Date: Sunday, 2 June 2019