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Position Title: Registered Nurse - Wakari Ward 11
Location: Otago
FTE (Hours): Fixed Term Full Time (40 hours/week)
Date Posted: 28/11/2018
Application Closing Date: 10/12/2018 11PM
Job #: 057618
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Registered Nurse – Wakari Ward 11


  • Full Time - Fixed term until 01 December 2019
  • Variety in your nursing role – mental health, physical, and social assessment and treatment skills
  • Working across inpatient and community mental health
  • A warm and experienced team environment.


Bring your exceptional communications skills, non-judgmental manner and positive attitude and join the team at Ward 11, an Inpatient Mental Health rehabilitation/sub-acute setting based at Wakari Hospital, Dunedin, for adults who have a long term mental illness and co-existing problems.


You’ll bring to this role experience working within an adult mental health environment, and having additional clinical skills in the areas of physical health and addictions could be a significant advantage. 


To be considered you must be a NZ Registered Nurse with a current annual practicing certificate, and holding a full clean drivers licence would be advantageous. 


All employees of the Southern District Health Board working with in Mental Health and Addiction Services are expected to demonstrate a commitment to  “The Seven Real Skills” (Te Pou Workforce Development, see


Closing Date: Thursday 13 December, 2018


For further information please contact Caroline Godfrey, Recruitment Advisor – Mental Health,  Phone (03) 214 5769  or email


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