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Registered Nurse - Aged Care - Wellington

Karori, New Zealand

Reference: 5719552

  • Full time role with AM shifts - 40 hrs/wk
  • 9 month Fixed-term role
  • Excellent pay rates + competitive allowance and benefits
  • Certainty of hours through FIXED ROSTERS
  • Conveniently located in Karori, 10 minutes' drive from Wellington CBD

‚ÄčWe are seeking a Registered Nurse to join our friendly team at Selwyn Sprott Village (Hospital & Rest home level care) for a full-time vacancy working: Friday to Tuesday 0700 - 1530 = 40 hrs/wk

This is a 9-month Fixed-term contract covering maternity leave, with the potential to go permanent.

About the role:

This role involves being a good leader and having effective problem-solving skills, as you will lead the clinical care provision within the care home. Reporting to the Care Manager, your strong communication and interpersonal skills will enable you to interact well with residents and family members of all backgrounds and to work with them on designing their individualised care plans. Reliable and trustworthy, you will pride yourself on your clinical expertise, compassion and respect for the person.

You must have a current and valid NZNC registration and APC. Current InterRAI training is also desirable.

Other requirements include:

  • Legal rights to live and work in New Zealand - we will support work visa applications if you are residing in NZ already, if required
  • Proven nursing experience in Aged Care is preferred. Recent CAP students/graduates are most welcome to apply - training and support will be provided
  • Sound clinical knowledge
  • Strong interpersonal skills and ability to build and maintain relationships
  • Excellent communication skills - both written and verbal

In return, we offer excellent pay and benefits, a friendly supportive environment, an extensive education programme and opportunities for further development.

About The Selwyn Foundation:

The Selwyn Foundation is one of New Zealand's largest charitable providers of services to people aged over 65. Set in just over three quarters of a hectare of mature gardens in the residential heart of Karori, Selwyn Sprott Village offers a 73-room care facility (rest home and hospital) and a purpose-built, dedicated secure dementia care unit for 24 people.

Be a part of a supportive and friendly team in a close-knit retirement village environment.

If you think you have the skills, experience and attitude needed to excel in this role then please click on the Apply Now button.

Applications Close: 05 Dec 2021