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Position Title: Enrolled Nurse – Ward 8 Medical
Location: Otago
FTE (Hours): 1.0 FTE 40 hours
Date Posted: 09/09/2019
Application Closing Date: 24/09/2019 11PM
Job #: 059573
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Enrolled Nurse – Ward 8 Medical

Dunedin Hospital


  • Permanent position
  • 1.0FTE (40 hours per week)


Are you looking for a new challenge?  Southern District Health Board has an exciting opportunity for you to make your mark.  We are seeking a highly motivated and experienced Enrolled Nurse to join our friendly team in Dunedin Hospital on a permanent full-time basis.


About 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. We believe that our dedicated and passionate staff are a significant driving force behind the achievement of these standards, and we need more like-minded people to help us continue providing for our community.


About the Role – what’s in it for me?

We value our Enrolled Nurses and the important role they play in our achievement of high-quality patient outcomes. With your enthusiasm and work ethic, you too can make your mark as a valued member of our multi-disciplinary teams and of course, our wider DHB community. There are ample opportunities to build on your foundation of knowledge and expand your breadth of skills here, whether it’s through the varied and diverse caseloads or through professional development and mentoring; those who are motivated to continue learning will certainly be kept on their toes.


About You

You must have the ability to work in a high output area, be a flexible and adaptable team player and able to use your initiative with ease. Excellent communication and interpersonal skills are also paramount for this role.

To succeed in this role the successful applicant will need to have or demonstrate:

  • A current Annual Practicing Certificate with the right to work in New Zealand
  • Demonstrated ability to work both autonomously and collaboratively with other professionals
  • Excellent time management, interpersonal and organisational skills
  • The ability to be adaptable, flexible and solution focused


Now is a great time to relocate to Southern if you were considering a move. The Southern district offers the benefits of excellent amenities, first class primary through to tertiary education, affordable housing and outstanding recreational opportunities.  Whether it is surfing, kayaking or sailing; skiing, hunting or fishing; theatre, live-music or art – there’s literally something for everyone.  Why don’t you check out for what the region and we can offer you and your whanau.

If you are looking to join a dynamic and vibrant service then please apply online and let us know in your covering letter what you would bring to the service.

Closing Date: Tuesday, 24 September 2019


Please note we may begin shortlisting as we receive applications and if necessary withdraw the advertising at any time. If you are interested in this position, please do not delay! For further information, please contact Karen Cope, Recruitment Advisor – Medical Directorate. Phone: (03) 470 9605 or Email:

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