Practice Nurse - Ashburton Health First

We are Looking for Full time/Part Time Practice nurses to join our friendly practice, Ashburton Health First. Two of our practice nurses are going on maternity leave late February to early march.

As a Practice Nurse, you are to provide primary nursing care, nurse support, patient interventions and treatment within Ashburton Health First. You will be responsible for providing patient-centred, culturally appropriate care.

Patients should feel that they have been dealt with in a friendly, courteous manner and that all that can be done for them, has been done. “Going the extra mile” is our philosophy.


Key Duties include but are not limited to:

  • Urgent triage
  • Follow-up of patient test results
  • Undertaking treatment options and carrying out appropriate clinical interventions
  • Set-up and assist with minor surgery
  • Health screening
  • Education to assist people to reduce or change risky or harmful lifestyle behaviour
  • Delivery of Immunisation programmes


Ideal Candidates would:

  • Be a registered nurse and have a NZNC number
  • Have A current practicing certificate
  • Have good communication skills
  • Be able to Work Flexible hours
  • Able to work well as part of a team
  • Practice nurse experience would be an advantage but not necessary


Please send CV’s to

Permanent/Full Time, Permanent/Part Time

Job no: CTAO0237803

Location: Ashburton

Closing Date: 2nd of April, 2020