Registered Nurse Community Palliative Care

North Shore

Part Time

Clinical

About Us

Harbour Hospice provides specialist palliative care services to patients and families living on the Hibiscus Coast, on the North Shore and in the Warkworth and Wellsford communities. We operate from three main sites at Red Beach, Takapuna and Warkworth. We are a values based organisation and take pride in working with and caring for people in our communities.

About the Role

As a member of the Community Palliative Care team, you will be responsible for providing symptom management and end-of-life care for community based patients with a wide range of diagnoses and at different stages of their disease trajectory.

Working alongside other members of the Hospice’s multi-disciplinary professional team, our nurses take pride in delivering holistic care to our patients and their families.

This is a part-time role, working 32 hours a week and will be based out of our Hospice in Takapuna. The successful applicant will become part of an experienced, tightknit team with ongoing educational opportunities.

About You

You will be a Registered Nurse, ideally with experience working in a palliative care or another relevant setting. This is a unique time in people’s lives, so you will have a real passion for working with patients and families with palliative care needs. You will have:

  • A current NZ Annual Practising Certificate
  • Postgraduate Certificate/Diploma or desire to work towards the specialism of palliative care and with appropriate nursing experience required to fit this post
  • Commitment to achieving PDRP Level 3 within 6 months of employment
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills

As a new member of our nursing team you will be fully supported, whilst gaining essential knowledge and skills in specialist palliative care within a challenging and rewarding environment.

How to Apply

Please email your cover letter outlining your reason for applying and CV to Jayne Rice, Recruitment Specialist at Jayne.rice@harbourhospice.org.nz. For more information about the role call Jayne Rice, Recruitment Specialist 0212 800 323.

 

To find out more or to have a chat about any of our advertised roles, please contact our HR team on hr@harbourhospice.org.nz or call 09 486 1688