Practice Nurse - Kaikoura Healthcare


  • Permanent full time role (40 hours per week)
  • NZ Registered Nurse with Exceptional nursing skills
  • Previous experience in general practice & being the first point of call for healthcare related matters.


Our Purpose: Why we do it

When you work with the Canterbury District Health Board, you’re part of something very special. We plan, fund and deliver health services to the almost 600,000 New Zealanders that live in the Canterbury region. Our primary goal is to put people at the heart of everything we do.


The Team: What we do

Located on the beautiful Kaikoura coast, Kaikoura Healthcare offers a wide variety of services to the local community.  Our integrated Family Health Centre offers a fantastic mix of general practice and rural hospital medicine with a wide range of services including; x-ray and ultrasound, minor surgery as well as maternity facilities to ensure our patients are well looked after within the community.


The Role: Where you fit in

This role will suit an experienced Practice Nurse who displays a caring and flexible approach to patient care. You will enjoy working within a close knit team of healthcare professionals, while also at times work autonomously as you support and manage our patient’s health and wellbeing.

In this role, we are looking for someone who:

  • Is looking for a role full of variety
  • Committed to ensuring a high level of patient care at all times
  • An avid multi-tasker & team player
  • Eager to continue to learn and grow within their role

Your skills will include:

  • NZ healthcare experience within General Practice
  • MedTech32 knowledge
  • A current APC with no restrictions
  • Authorised Vaccinator


Our Culture: What matters to us

Ko Te Whatu Manawa Tangata

Putting people at the heart of all we do 

Health is ultimately all about people. What’s important around here is the way we care for and respect others, the responsibility taken for delivering outcomes, and going about our work with integrity. 


Belonging Here: Becoming part of our story

 Being part of the Canterbury District Health Board, you will enjoy a fantastic benefits scheme, the opportunity for flexible working arrangements and ongoing focus on your career development.

If this role has sparked your interest but does not match your skills then please visit our careers website and have a look at our roles that better suit your expertise.

Apply online, or contact us on careers

Applicants will be progressed as they apply, so if this sounds like you, please apply now! 


Permanent/Full Time, Permanent/Part Time

Job no: 8234827

Location: Kaikoura

Closing Date: Sunday, 20 January 2019