Registered Nurse - Aged Care

Posted 10 May 2024
SalaryFlexible shifts, wellness days
Job type Permanent
DisciplineNursing and MidwiferyHealthcare

Job description

Job reference - 36290

  • Between $31 and $45 per hour
  • Flexible shift work and wellness days
  • Support for visa and relocation costs

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Are you a dedicated and compassionate Registered Nurse with a passion for providing exceptional care to our elderly community? Do you have at least 1 year of nursing experience in New Zealand and enthiusiasm for making a positive difference in the lives of others? If so, we have the perfect opportunity for you based in Hamilton.

We are currently seeking a dynamic and empathetic Registered Nurse to join a supportive team in delivering high-quality care to residents as an integral member of the Aged Care team. You'll play a vital role in enriching the lives of elderly residents and fostering a nurturing environment where they feel valued, respected, and cherished.


  • Clinical Care: Conduct comprehensive assessments, develop individualized care plans, and provide hands-on care in accordance with established nursing practices and standards
  • Leadership and Supervision: Lead, supervise, and guide other members of the healthcare team, ensuring seamless coordination of care and adherence to established protocols
  • Medical Instructions: Ensure accurate and timely administration of medical instructions and procedures, meticulously documenting and monitoring resident health status to ensure optimal outcomes
  • Proactive and Person-Centric Service: Engage with residents and their families in a proactive and person-centric manner, fostering open communication, empathy, and trust
  • Continuous Improvement: Actively participate in continuous improvement and quality initiatives, contributing ideas and insights to enhance the overall quality of care provided to our residents


  • NZQA level 7 nursing qualification
  • A current NZ Practicing Certificate
  • Experience in palliative care, dementia, and InterRAI is preferred but not essential


  • Shift work - minimum of 30 hours per week to support your work-life balance
  • Company is an accredited employer, providing assistance with visa and relocation costs
  • Offered 2x Wellness days per year to prioritize your well-being and self-care
  • Offering study scholarships to support your professional development and career advancement
  • Paid Annual Practicing Certificate to alleviate financial burdens
  • EAP Services to provide you with additional support when needed

How to apply
Applications from those wanting to relocate from elsewhere within NZ are welcome. Unfortunately we cannot consider offshore migrants or those without at least 1 year of relevant nursing experience in NZ.

If reading online, click the APPLY NOW section and submit your application online. For more information contact the team at Jobcorp NZ Ltd for a confidential discussion. Phone during NZ business hours: The international landline is +64 9 271 3200.

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