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Position Title: Registered Nurse -Te Punaka Oraka: Public Health Nursing - Queenstown
Location: Otago/Southland
FTE (Hours): 0.8 FTE / 32 hours per week
Date Posted: 07/06/2019
Application Closing Date: 24/06/2019 11PM
Job #: 058724
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Registered Nurse -Te Punaka Oraka: Public Health Nursing
Frankton, Queenstown

  • 0.8FTE (32 hours per week)
  • Monday to Friday

Southern DHB Te Punaka Oraka: Public Health Nursing - Provides Child & Youth, Well Health Services within the community context including schools, preschools, and youth clinics, before school checks and home visiting. This is a great opportunity for an experienced Registered Nurse to join the Central Lakes team.

We are looking for a truly amazing New Zealand Registered Nurse with relevant clinical experience, an interest and passion for children, youth and their whanau wellbeing within a strengths based health promotion context, to join this team based in the Frankton office. 

Experience and understanding of the Treaty of Waitangi / Maori Health equity and disparities are essential, as will be your highly developed communication skills with the ability and passion to work with a diverse range of children young people and their family’s whānau. A background in Community Health, Child Youth Health and/or Mental Health would also be an advantage.

You will be open minded, quality driven, and have the ability to work both independently while being a valued member of a supportive, friendly team. It goes without saying that you will be computer literate, and have a full clean driver’s licence. It will be a strong advantage if you have any of the following credentials: vaccinator training, family planning and or post graduate education.

This is an exciting opportunity for a Registered Nurse looking to move into Public Health Nursing. Then there’s the enviable life you’ll lead in our stunning slice of the world. A relaxed pace, high quality living, an array of outdoor and recreational pursuits all within an easy commute – you’ll find it all here. Check out for what the region, and we, can offer you.

Closing Date: Monday, 24 June 2019

For further information please contact Jan Strachan, Recruitment Advisor – Strategy, Primary and Community Directorate, Phone (03) 214 5770 or Email: 

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