Casual Registered Nurses - Christchurch Campus Nursing Pool

  • Casual positions available working across Christchurch Hospital Campus 
  • Registered with the Nursing Council of New Zealand with a current APC
  • Should have excellent time management and work well within a team

Mō te tūnga | About the role

Christchurch Hospital Nursing Pool has opportunities for experienced casual RN"s to join the Nursing Support Team. 

Pool Nursing offers you diversity in your work day and the opportunity to expand your nursing skills working with a range of specialities, staff and patients across the campus. We provide cover to all clinical areas, including medical, surgical, paediatrics, women’s health and emergency care at Christchurch Hospital.

Ko wai koe | About You

  • Confident practitioner with exceptional patient assessment skills and knowledge 
  • The ability to cover shifts across all clinical areas of Christchurch Hospital 
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to engage with a wide variety of people
  • Flexible and adaptable - enjoy the challenge of working in a variety of clinical areas

Ngā pūkenga me ngā wheako | Skills and experience

  • Acute medical or surgical experience is essential
  • A NZ Registered Nurse with current Annual Practising Certificate

Mō mātou – About us

From July last year the Canterbury DHB transitioned across to Te Whatu Ora - Health NZ. This is a great opportunity to make a difference at a time of significant change in the healthcare sector. 

Waitaha Canterbury is considered a world leader in its people centred approach to health care. We have a unique one health system approach focused on providing "the right care and support, to the right person, at the right time and in the right place." We plan, fund and deliver health services to the almost 600,000 New Zealanders that live in the Canterbury region.

We are proud of how we do things. We have a way of working that we consider unique. It's about trying new things, listening to ideas from wherever they come from and working together as one.

We are passionate about attracting, recruiting and retaining talented people – become part of our team.

Tono ināianei – Apply Now

Applications are only accepted online so please visit our website at complete an application.

Enquiries: Natalie Gaunt – Recruitment Partner -

The role that you are applying for is one that may only be performed by a person who has been vaccinated against Covid-19. It is therefore a condition of this application that you are vaccinated against Covid-19. This vaccination requirement includes gaining Booster Doses required to perform your role under the Health Order. As a person working in the health and disability sector you will come into contact with a large number of people, some of whom may be vulnerable.  Without a vaccine, there is the risk that you may contract Covid-19.  The requirement to be vaccinated is to keep you safe and also to endeavour to protect others against the potential transmission of Covid-19 as a result of you contracting it in the course of your employment.

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Job no: PC2343781

Location: Christchurch

Closing Date: Monday, 30 October 2023