Registered Nurse – Perioperative (Casual)

  • Do you have the flexibility to work on a casual basis?
  • Friendly and supportive team
  • Challenging and rewarding position 

About the role 

Nelson Hospital Theatre Suite consists of 6 Operating Theatres with a Recovery Room, a Sterile Services Department and Endoscopy Suite. This casual position will be based in the main theatre department with the occasional allocation to the Endoscopy Suite. We are a friendly, supportive team focusing on providing a caring and professional environment, delivering quality care and extended nursing practice. 

As this is a casual position, with no fixed hours, you will be covering planned and unplanned staff leave. Some forward planning will be available; however, it will be important that you have the flexibility to sometimes work at short notice.

About you 

You will be a NZ Registered Nurse with a current APC and post graduate experience working with a multi-disciplinary perioperative 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.

If you enjoy working in a small team, where you can develop your qualities and extend your practice, then this might be an ideal opportunity you. 

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.

Find out more about us

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: N19-130

Applications close: Sunday 31st March


Job no: N19-130

Location: Nelson

Closing Date: Sunday, 31 March 2019