Registered Mental Health Nurse - Te Nikau Hospital - Manaakitanga IPU

  • Permanent Part time and casual roles based at Te Nikau Manaakitanga IPU 
  • Registered Nurse with Current Practicing Certificate.
  • Passion for Mental Health, exceptional interpersonal skills & ability to think on your feet.

Ehara taku I toa takitahi engari, he toa takitini

My strength, is not the strength  of one, it is the strength of many

Mō te tūnga | About the role

  • Quality care for our patients with mental illness
  • Implement safe management practices across unit
  • Assisting across the wider team where needed.

Manaakitanga is a 9 bed acute mental health admission unit based at Te Nikau Hospital & Health Centre, Greymouth West Coast, within this unit you will use your mental health knowledge and broad based skills. 

We are looking for experienced mental health nurses who are motivated to expand their knowledge and skills and develop their career in mental health nursing. There will be opportunities and support for professional development and ongoing role development.

Please state on your application if you are interested in either part-time or casual positions. 

Ko wai koe | About You

  • High level of creativity
  • Excellent clinical accountability and reasoning
  • Ability to work well within the small dedicated team

Mō mātou – About us

From July this year the West Coast 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.

Te Tai o Poutini West Coast 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.

Ngā hua – Benefits

Being part of the Te Tai o Poutini West Coast, you will enjoy a fantastic benefits scheme, the opportunity for flexible working arrangements and ongoing focus on your career development.

Tono ināianei – Apply Now

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

Enquiries: Natalie Gaunt – Recruitment Specialist –

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 meet many 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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Permanent/Part Time, Casual

Job no: PC2274737

Location: Greymouth

Closing Date: Sunday, 30 April 2023