Registered Nurses – Perioperative & PACU


  • Bring your Theatre experience to Nelson Hospital
  • Friendly and supportive team
  • Challenging and rewarding roles
  • 0.8FTE positions available 

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. 

We have the three permanent part-time positions available working across all shifts, as follows:

  • 2 x perioperative positions - both working 64 hours a fortnight (0.8FTE).
  • 1 x post anaesthetic care unit (PACU) position - working 64 hours a fortnight (0.8FTE).

Please indicate if you have a preference for either role in your covering letter.

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.

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.

You may be interested in viewing our RN video clip https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KJDVUjz0T5E

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

How to apply

Keen to apply now, it’s easy. Please fill in our online application form. https://nmdhb.careercentre.net.nz/Job

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

Ref: N19-294

Applications close: Thursday 27th June

Permanent/Part Time

Job no: N19-294

Location: Nelson Hospital

Closing Date: Thursday, 27 June 2019