Nurse Practitioner

Multiple positions available ranging from 24-40 hours per week. 

We operate 24/7 and the role will be rostered to cover any shifts within the operating hours.

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About us

Pegasus Health works collaboratively across the health system, locally, regionally and nationally.  We partner with people, professions, general practice, organisations and the wider community, to bring the people of Canterbury the very best primary care system we can.  The Pegasus Health 24 Hour Surgery (24HS), a division of Pegasus Health, is committed to providing a high quality, 24 hour urgent medical and accident care to the people of Canterbury from its site at 401 Madras Street.

What you will be doing

This is an exciting opportunity for nurse practitioners to be part of the Pegasus Health 24 Hour Surgery team.  The nurse practitioner role is part of the Advanced Nursing Practice Team and works to improve sustainable access to and standards of clinical care for people accessing acute level services.

  • Utilising your advanced clinical skills in the urgent care setting.
  • Working autonomously and collaboratively to promote health, prevent disease, and improve access and population health outcomes within the urgent care setting.
  • Coordinating care across the care continuum
  • Exercising sound judgement and negotiation skills aimed at achieving people-centered outcomes and empowerment to make decisions and recommendations related to urgent care services and enhancing professional nursing practice across the region.
  • Have an interest in clinical teaching and supporting other nurses on their advanced nursing practice journey to Nurse Practitioner.

What you will bring

  • Sound knowledge and understanding of medico-legal and ethical responsibilities within the New Zealand urgent care clinical setting and have experience in mentoring, coaching, and informal teaching.
  • Registration as a Nurse Practitioner with the Nursing Council of New Zealand, preferably with recent clinical experience in the urgent care and/or primary care setting.
  • Enthusiasm and passion for improving healthcare for the people of Canterbury.
  • Able to work well under pressure, whilst offering exceptional patient care at all times.
  • Skills to promote equitable access to health care and equitable outcomes.

What we offer / What’s in it for you

Pegasus Health offers an opportunity to be part of a continually improving, people-centred health service in a dynamic work environment with a unique and vibrant work culture.  We are committed to providing a healthy workplace setting and have an extremely active workplace wellness scheme.

  • Supportive, people focused culture
  • Opportunities for professional growth
  • Range of wellness benefits including a wellness subsidy
  • Free after-hours medical care
  • Flexible-working opportunities allowing you to maintain a healthy work-life balance

Closing date for application is 20 June 2022.

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For further information about the role please contact Sarah Bothamley at

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Permanent Part Time

Job no: EZFM210430

Location: Canterbury - Christchurch

Closing Date: 4 July 2022