Registered Nurse - ED

Emergency Department – Timaru Hospital

Permanent, Part to Full Time, 64 to 80 Hours per Fortnight, Negotiable, Rostered Shifts


Every moment matters is not only our vision, it is our commitment to enhance the health and independence of the people of South Canterbury. We do things differently at the SCDHB, we believe extraordinary leadership can emerge from anywhere in our workforce, and the best ideas tend to come from staff closest to our patients and our patients themselves.

We are looking for a Registered Nurse with current New Zealand Nursing Registration and an Annual Practising Certificate to work rostered shifts (currently 12-hour shifts) within our Emergency Department. 

As a basic requirement, you must have had recent New Zealand emergency nursing experience including being triage trained.

Also, we are looking for someone who ideally has:

  • The ability to work unsupervised and to utilise initiative appropriately
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and can relate well to patients and families
  • A supportive team approach
  • The willingness to meet the required training and documentation standards within the Emergency Department
  • Past emergency nursing experience or is triage trained


Please apply for this vacancy online at

We look forward to receiving your application directly via our Careers Site.

If you have any questions regarding this role please contact Human Resources by phoning 03 687-2230.

Application Deadline: 29 November 2020

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Permanent/Full Time, Permanent/Part Time

Job no: KLAN0137233

Location: Timaru Hospital

Closing Date: Sunday, 29 November 2020