Palliative Care Nurse – North Island New Zealand

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Date posted: 05.07.2024
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Palliative Care Nurse – North Island New Zealand

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NZ$82,364 - NZ$102,576 (Annual)

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Espirita are looking for two Palliative Care Nurses to relocate to join a Hospice on the North Island, New Zealand.

As a Community Registered Nurse, you’ll be an important part of a professional and expert multidisciplinary team who collaborate and take pride in patient-centred, holistic care. You will be encouraged to embrace opportunities for growth, reflect on what has worked well and what could be improved, and share your learnings. You will have round the clock support and be provided with tools for your wellbeing. You will also be encouraged to have working hours that make room for life outside work.

You will also get:

  • In-depth and tailored onboarding to suit your individual level of experience and expertise
  • Ongoing development opportunities including paid study leave and tailored Nurse Development Programme with our Nurse Consultant.
  • One hour per month of paid professional supervision
  • A competitive hourly rate and relevant allowances. Higher hourly rates based on achieving current PDRP
  • Access to pool car for working in the community, and free onsite parking
  • Laptop and mobile phone to allow you to work effectively while in the community

As a Registered Nurse in the community team, you’ll visit patients & families in their homes to deliver specialist palliative nursing care. You will provide symptom and pain management and end-of-life care for patients with a wide range of life limiting illness diagnoses, who are at the end stages of their disease trajectory.

To be considered you must:

  • Be a Registered Nurse with hospice or palliative care experience. We will consider nurses from similar specialties such as oncology or haematology. Community experience is a distinct advantage.
  • Have a genuine interest in and desire to further develop in specialist palliative care in the community
  • Be committed to achieving Competent Level PDRP within 12 months of employment
  • Be adaptable, able to work autonomously and communicate collaboratively as part of the multidisciplinary team

Salary range: $82,364 – $102,576 based on experience.

We welcome applications from international candidates. We provide support through our dedicated concierge team that will guide you throughout your relocation process, including assisting with your visa, travel and accommodation arrangements. 

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