Registered Nurse Mental Health - TWA

Te Whare Ahuru (TWA), part of Mental Health, Addictions & Intellectual Disability Service, MHAIDS, provides acute and intensive inpatient services for people experiencing severe mental distress, who are too unwell to be cared for at home and who require intensive care, treatment and support. The focus here is on recovery and returning people to their home. We are seeking Mental Health Nurses to join this dynamic & enthusiastic team based at Lower Hutt hospital. 

This is a 3DHB position. The role is rostered & rotating.

You will:

  • hold a nursing qualification, be registered with the Nursing Council of New Zealand and have an up-to-date annual practicing certificate
  • have worked at least two years in a mental health area and / or have completed the mental health NESP (for registered nurse positions)

Applications will only be accepted via our careers portal. 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



Permanent/Part Time

Job no: RNHT13-19

Location: Hutt Valley

Closing Date: Monday, 5 August 2019