About the role:
We have a part-time / full-time position available for an experienced Surgical Ward Nurse (minimum 5 years including experience in an NZ surgical setting) who has an interest in adults and paediatrics to cover admitting, day-stay and ward areas to work rostered duties.
Southern Cross' Gillies Hospital, located in Epsom, has been designed with a focus on short-stay surgery and family-centred care, with four theatres, a purpose-built day-stay facility and 20 inpatient beds with ensuite facilities. A centre of expertise for head and neck surgery and otolaryngology (ENT), it offers oral and maxillofacial, gynaecological, plastic and reconstructive and general paediatric surgery, backed up by friendly, highly professional nursing teams and systems designed to benefit patients of all ages.
To be successful you will need:
- A current practising certificate with Nursing Council of New Zealand
- Minimum of 5 years post-graduate experience in surgical nursing essential
- A genuine interest in both adult care and paediatrics
We can offer you:
- Competitive remuneration packages
- Subsidised health insurance
- Christmas and New Year breaks
- Ongoing education and professional development
- Free morning teas/subsidised meals
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 credentialed 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!