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Position Title: Registered Nurse - Older Persons Health
Location: Otago
FTE (Hours): Fixed Term, 0.9 FTE
Date Posted: 17/07/2017
Application Closing Date: 30/07/2017 11PM
Job #: 054519
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Registered Nurse - Older Persons Health

AT&R Service 6th floor

Dunedin Hospital


  • Part-time – 0.9 FTE
  • Fixed term to 6.8.18


This is an exciting opportunity for an experienced Registered Nurse to be part of our talented multidisciplinary team.  Gerontology as an area of practice that continues to grow and develop.


Older Persons Health provides assessment, treatment and rehabilitation for the older person with complex needs.  A strong knowledge base is essential to meeting the challenge of caring for older people.  You will need to have high standards of competence and performance, and enjoy the challenge of moving patients toward independence by setting realistic goals and treatment plans.


Older Persons Health will appeal to nurses who wish to specialise in gerontology and rehabilitation to assist older people to attain optimal function and health.  A minimum of two years New Zealand clinical experience (preferably in an Older Persons Health environment) is essential.  Acute care nursing would be an advantage.


Closing Date: Sunday, 30 July 2017


For further information please contact Jan Strachan, Recruitment Advisor – Older Persons Health, Clinical Support and Community Directorate, Phone (03) 214 5770 or Email:


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