Registered Nurse - Child, Adolescent & Family Inpatients

  • Full time and part time positions available 
  • Able to work effectively in a multidisciplinary team and autonomously where required
  • Registered with the Nursing Council of New Zealand with a current APC and must have a mental health scope of practice


Mō te tūnga | About the role

The CAF Inpatient Unit is a 16 bed regional unit which covers the South Island and works with people under the age of 18 with mental health problems. We have a strong focus on working with the youth and their family/whanau.

Bring your enthusiasm and motivation to work with us and we’ll provide you with a great opportunity to enhance your skills in a specialty area.

Pehea | About You

  • Registered with the Nursing Council of New Zealand with a current APC and mental health scope
  • Early intervention, brief intervention, and the opportunity to make a real difference.
  • A mix of case management, assessment, formulation, and treatment experience.
  • An ability to forge and foster meaningful relationships, whilst treating others with respect, encouragement and support.
  • Adhere to guidelines of Cultural Safety and the Treaty of Waitangi

Tono ināianei | Apply Now

Please submit your most recent resume along with a cover letter stating why you believe that you are the ideal candidate for the role highlighting any skills you have gained along the way.

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

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

Health Disclaimer:

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. As a person working in the health sector you will come into contact with a large number of people, some of whom are likely vulnerable.  Without a vaccine, there is a higher risk that you may contract Covid-19.  The requirement to be vaccinated is to keep you safe and to endeavour to protect others against the potential transmission of Covid-19.

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Permanent, Permanent/Full Time, Permanent/Part Time

Job no: PC1868484

Location: Christchurch

Closing Date: Apply Now!