Registered Nurse

Registered Nurse – Acute Care

Base Pay rate $33.34 - $49.96 (plus applicable penals)

Nurses play a pivotal role in our 24-Hour Surgery and are critical to us providing urgent care to our valued patients and support to their whānau. The 24 Hours is an urgent care clinic caring for the wider Canterbury region.

We have several permanent nursing positions available, offering you the flexibility to work between 24 to 40 hours per week (you must be available across a 24-hour, 7-day roster).

Ko tā mātou e kawe mai nei | What we offer

  • Payrate and penal rates paid above the Primary Healthcare MECA
  • Preference based rostering to accommodate whānau/work/life balance.
  • Opportunities for clinical education and professional development
  • Developed career progression pathways.
  • Support of Merit Step and PDRP portfolios
  • Experienced and quality leadership
  • Range of wellness benefits
  • Free close by on street parking 
  • Fun, friendly, and supportive team 

Ko tāu ake mahi | What you will be doing

  • Assessing the acuity and needs of patients
  • Treating and caring for a range of patients with injuries or illness, including complex health problems
  • Liaising with health professionals and other acute services to arrange safe discharge for patients
  • Communicating effectively with patients and their whanau/family, health professionals, and operations support staff

Ko ngā pūkenga ōu | What you will bring

  • Current NZ Nursing Registration and practising certificate
  • Three (3) or more years post registration experience in acute and/or community nursing
  • A passion for providing high quality patient care
  • Ability to work in a faced paced environment
  • Competent using patient management systems 
  • Demonstrate a firm knowledge and understanding of evidence-based practice
  • Proven ability to work in a multi-disciplinary environment with a strong team focus

For a full copy of the position description and to apply for this position, click on the "Apply" button and visit our website:

Applicants require New Zealand Residency or a current valid New Zealand Work Visa, a copy of which must be included with your application.

If you have any questions regarding the role, please contact Ann Ridden – Nursing Team Leader:

We will be reviewing applications as they are received, interviews may take place prior to the closing date.  We therefore encourage your early application.

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Permanent Part Time

Job no: IPAK310698

Location: Canterbury - Christchurch

Closing Date: 13 October 2023