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Theatre Nurse


Work with great people and committed leaders who care. Enjoy work life balance in this Hospital committed to people, patients and planet!

What’s in it for you

  • Innovative, state of the art, private surgical hospital located in central Christchurch.
  • Competitive salary and remuneration
  • A large budget for professional development
  • A positive, professional team
  • 5 weeks annual leave, limited weekend work and Christmas close-down period
  • Stable, friendly and fun working environment
  • Flexible hours providing staff a work/life balance
  • Staff morning tea and lunches provided daily
  • Reward and recognition schemes
  • A premier staff wellbeing programme
  • Subsidised insurance package and car parking

What's not to love here? This is where you want to be to develop your theatre nursing career!

About the organisation

  • Innovative, state of the art, private surgical hospital located in central Christchurch.
  • This is New Zealand's first carbon zero hospital! environmentally-friendly building, compostable medicine trays, energy-saving lighting systems, solar hot-water heating panels, waste reduction initiatives, etc….
  • Designed for day stay and short stay procedures (max 1 -2 nights) there are no big open cases but lots of arthroscopic and laparoscopic surgeries are performed here.
  • They offer four fully-equipped operating theatres, a 12-bed recovery area, 22 overnight suites and two day lounges.
  • In expansion mode - new building and additional theatres are coming
  • Multiple specialties including elective orthopaedic, gynaecology, ORL, urology, maxillofacial, plastics and general surgical procedures

About the job

  • As a Registered Nurse working in Theatre you will be scrubbing or circulating for surgeries and ultimately providing safe, efficient and quality patient centred care.
  • Family friendly shifts (morning, afternoon and day lists between 7am to 8pm, no nights, no on call and Monday to Friday. Saturday work is exceptionally rare and if required confirmed by arrangement.
  • January start

About you

  • Registered Nurse with a current APC.
  • Strong customer focus, committed to improvement initiatives and your own professional development.
  • They require experience across all specialties - orthopaedic, gynaecology, urology, ENT, plastics and general. You will have arthroscopic and laparoscopic experience and enjoy the idea of working in a fast paced low acuity hospital.
  • Professional and eager to earn.
  • Curious and interested
  • An excellent communicator with brilliant listening skills
  • Calm and confident
  • Organised, methodical and precise, yet flexible
  • Accountable and resilient
  • A team player who interacts well with others

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Job listing published:
January 4, 2024

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