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Position Title: Casual Registered Nurse - Northern Southland District Nursing
Location: Otago/Southland
FTE (Hours): Casual Position
Date Posted: 05/09/2019
Application Closing Date: 15/09/2019 11PM
Job #: 059461
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Casual Registered Nurse-Northern Southland

District Nursing

  • Includes Te Anau, Lumsden and surrounds
  • This is the perfect job if you like variety!
  • You must have had 3-5 years acute clinical, surgical and medical nursing


About the Role-what’s in it for me?

We are looking for an experienced Registered Nurse to provide holistic nursing care and support care to a variety of clients in Te Anau, Lumsden and surrounding areas ranging from terminal care and post discharge follow-up. As you will be covering the Northern Southland region, driving for you won’t be a problem. It goes without saying that you will have a current clean driver licence.

About You

You must be registered in accordance with the Health Practitioners Competence Assurance Act 2003 as a Registered Nurse and possess a current Practising Certificate and driver licence.  It is essential that you have had varied post basic nursing experience of 3-5 years including acute clinical, surgical and medical nursing.

It is important that you have the ability to communicate effectively, be self-motivated and tactful with a caring attitude, be able to cope in stressful situations and work as a team member.

If this sounds like you, and you can be available to help out our busy district nurses in the Northern Southland areas please let us know!

About the Southern DHB

Southern DHB has the largest regional coverage of all the New Zealand health boards, providing services to 350,000 people in diverse communities across a huge geographical area. We take pride in all the services we provide and our aim is to improve, promote and protect the health of our region.  Our customers-patients, staff and communities – are at the forefront of everything we do.


Closing Date: Sunday, 15 September 2018

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

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