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Position Title: Educator – District Nursing
Location: Southland
FTE (Hours): 0.2 FTE / 8 hours per week
Date Posted: 09/07/2019
Application Closing Date: 21/07/2019 11PM
Job #: 059053
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Educator – District Nursing

  • Permanent, part time
  • 0.2 FTE – 8 hours per week 

Internal Applicants Only

About the Southern DHB

The Southern DHB has the largest regional coverage of all the New Zealand health boards, providing services to over 315,000 people. We take pride in the services we provide and our aim is to improve, promote and protect the health of our population. Our customers – patients, staff and communities - are at the heart of everything we do. 

About the Team
As Educator you will be joining a team of experienced and positive nurses committed to advancing clinical knowledge and developing the practice of others. You will have the support of the Southland PDU Manager and will collaborate closely with other team members to deliver quality and evidence-based education. 

About the Role – what’s in it for me? 

This is a great opportunity for you to share your knowledge and educate our district nurses of Southland, if you have a real passion for nursing and always looking for ways to raise the bar please get in touch.

You will be participating in the growth of new nurses and extending the knowledge base of the existing team so we are looking for someone that gets satisfaction at seeing others achieve. 

About You

You will have considerable post graduate experience in nursing, professional credibility in the community clinical setting with the confidence and passion for supporting and developing our nurses.  

You must have first-rate knowledge of the professional standards and regulations for Nurses plus superior written and verbal communication, computer and interpersonal skills. It is essential that you are a Registered Nurse with a current practising certificate and either hold or be working towards an appropriate postgraduate qualification. Knowledge of, and proven performance in adult teaching and learning principles is required. You will be PDRP Proficient, Expert or Senior Nurse. 

The Southern district offers the benefits of excellent amenities, first class primary through to tertiary education, affordable housing and outstanding recreational opportunities. Whether it's surfing, kayaking or sailing; skiing, hunting or fishing; theatre, live-music or art – there’s literally something for everyone. Check out for what the region - and we - can offer you and your whanau.

Internal Applicants Only

Closing Date: Sunday, 21st July 2019

For further information please contact Sam Cunningham, Recruitment Advisor, Corporate and Women’s & Children’s Health Directorates Phone: (03) 213 5427 or Email:

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