- Make a difference. Be supported by passionate, caring palliative specialists
- Tailored development and a career pathway
- Full, part time and casual hours available for our North Shore team
About the role
As a Registered Nurse in our Community Palliative Care team you’ll care for patients, families and whānau, visiting them in their homes and providing expert and compassionate nursing care. Based at our wonderful, newly refurbished Hospice site in Takapuna, you will be part of our skilled and experienced multi-disciplinary team. You will:
- Take pride in delivering holistic care
- Provide symptom management and end-of-life care
- Care for patients with a wide range of diagnoses and at different stages of their disease trajectory
We have full and part time positions available. Work/life balance is important to us, and we’ve embraced new ways of working. Our hybrid working model allows you some flexibility with working from home and the office.
You are a Registered Nurse ideally with palliative care experience and/or community experience. We will also consider nurses from similar specialties such as oncology, neurology or haematology. You’re caring, compassionate, professional and driven to deliver the best care possible every day.
- Be a Registered Nurse, New Zealand Nursing Council and hold a current NZ Annual Practising Certificate
- Have a genuine interest in and desire to further develop in palliative care in the community
- Be committed to achieving PDRP Level 3 within 12 months of employment
- Be adaptable, able to work autonomously and communicate collaboratively as part of the multi-disciplinary team
- Have a full, clean NZ Driver’s License
Harbour Hospice is one of the largest hospices in New Zealand, caring for patients and their whānau for almost 40 years. Every day we care for more than 350 people across the North Shore, Hibiscus Coast and Warkworth/Wellsford regions, supporting them at home (or in one of our three sites) to live every moment in whatever way is most important to them.
Our bespoke services, given free of charge, include medical care, spiritual support, physiotherapy, social activities and more.
What’s in it for you?
We want you to thrive both in your career and in your home life, so tell us what you need to make that happen. We’re looking for nurses who display flexibility and adaptability. In return you’ll get:
- An in-depth induction and tailored training to suit your individual level of experience and expertise
- Ongoing development opportunities including paid study leave
- A collaborative and high trust culture
- Access to pool vehicle and the tools of the trade to allow you to work effectively from any location
- Salary ranges starting from graduate level through to experienced palliative care nursing ($31.54 - $43.01). Higher hourly rates and shift payments based on achieving current PDRP
- Free onsite parking
You will be an important part of a well-established, supportive and dedicated multidisciplinary team who share a passion for making every moment count for the people we care for at Hospice. You’ll not only develop meaningful relationships with your colleagues, but best of all, you’ll make an immeasurable impact on the lives of your patients. You’ll not only give specialist care, but also help to create moments and memories that will stay with families for a lifetime.
How to apply
For more information or to obtain a position description call Peggy Newton, Recruitment Specialist, on 021 241 5567 or click below to submit your application online. Be sure to include a cover letter about you and why you’d like to join the team.