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Hospital procedures are impacted under the Covid-19 Protection Framework. More details

Registered Nurse - Day Stay

Wellington City Closing date: 27 August 2022 Reference: 1063198

About the role:

We are currently seeking an experienced Registered Nurse to join our Admissions/Short Stay Unit team. This position is a part time opportunity, up to 0.8 FTE.

Our Wellington campus offers a range of clinical services, and a variety of surgical specialties across six operating theatres. These currently include Orthopedics, General Surgery, Gynecology, Urology , Vascular (+ Endovascular), Paediatric surgery and Ophthalmology.


To be successful you will need:

  • To be a registered Nurse with the Nursing Council of New Zealand
  • Have excellent communication skills
  • Have a minimum of 1 year nursing experience
  • Demonstrate competence in surgical nursing practice
  • Practice in accordance with best practice, legal and ethical professional standards


What we can offer you:

  • Competitive remuneration packages
  • Subsidised health insurance
  • Christmas and New year breaks
  • NZ Council approved PDRP


About Southern Cross Healthcare 

Southern Cross Healthcare is New Zealand's largest independent healthcare network; comprised of our wholly-owned and joint venture hospitals, specialist centres, physiotherapy, rehabilitation and workplace wellness providers across New Zealand.

Each year the wider Southern Cross businesses support more than one million New Zealanders through medical care, healthcare and health and travel insurance.

We are driven by our purpose to advance the health and wellbeing of New Zealanders, supported by our not-for-profit DNA that keeps this purpose at the forefront of our focus.

Southern Cross Healthcare patients are supported by a team of over 3000 employees, passionate about making a difference to the health and wellbeing of New Zealanders. They work alongside over 1200 medical specialists who are credentialled to provide services in our hospital facilities.

Now is an exciting time to join Southern Cross Healthcare, as we pursue our vision to transform private healthcare to further improve the health of New Zealanders.

Our purpose and vision are brought to life by a progressive, innovative and inclusive workplace culture. Care is at the heart of all we do. We are looking for high performing people who are eager to play their part in delivering to our purpose.

In return for your extraordinary skills and the high degree of care you bring to everything you do, you will be joining an organisation in which you can truly make a difference.


Make the change you have always been looking for and apply now.   

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