Ashburton Health First is looking for Full time/Part Time Practice nurses to join our friendly practice. 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

Interested Applicant can send send CV to admin@healthfirst.kiwi