Registered Mental Health Nurse - Rangatahi

Permanent/Full Time

An opportunity has arisen to practise and enhance your nursing skills at the Regional Rangatahi Adolescent Inpatient Service based at Kenepuru Hospital.  This is part of the Mental Health, Addictions and Intellectual Disability Service 3DHB and provides services to the Central Region DHBs from Tairawhati, through to Hawke’s Bay, Whanganui, Mid-central, Wairarapa, down to the Hutt and Capital & Coast. We are a bicultural service based on kaupapa Maori frameworks.

You will be:

  • Passionate about Rangatahi.
  • Able to bring your skills to an inpatient setting
  • Motivated, thoughtful and professional.
  • Understanding of a Maori World View.
  • A team player.
  • Understanding of Family/Whanau dynamics.
  • Understanding of Adolescent Mental Health.

The role is rostered and rotating Monday to Sunday and you will have a valid APC from the New Zealand Nursing Council.

Applications will only be accepted via our careers portal and Seek. All candidates applying for any of our current vacancies must complete an online application form by clicking the 'Apply Now' button. Please submit your CV and cover letter in Word or PDF format. If you have queries, please email: 

Location: Kenepuru Hospital/Porirua

Closing Date: Monday, 30 October 2017

Apply Now Position description

Job no: NMMH40-17