Registered Nurses - Invercargill & Gore

Presbyterian Support Southland (PSS) is a Charitable Trust and is the largest social service and aged care provider in Southland. PSS encompasses two service arms, Family Works which offers social services support and Enliven which provides a range of care and support services for the elderly in our community. We work to enable a positive and lasting change for everyone in our community. While being nationally supported we are locally responsive and proud to employ more than 400 staff who strive to make a difference each and every day.

Lets work together to improve the lives of others.

What we can offer:

New and improved rates for our Registered Nurses – there has never been a better time to make a move!

  • Up to $40 per hour
  • 40% weekend loading
  • $5 per hour night shift allowance

The Role:

We have full time, part time and casual roles available across our residential care homes based in Invercargill and Gore.

Our Registered Nurses are responsible for providing leadership, support and training to our team of dedicated staff to ensure the provision of quality care for our residents.

Given the nature of our residential homes, which provide care for our residents 24 hours a day 7 days a week, shift work will be required including weekend work.  Some flexibility is available for the right candidates.

Key Responsibilities:

The key responsibilities of a Registered Nurse at PSS Enliven includes:

  • planning, implementing, evaluating ‘resident focused’ care for residents
  • providing a safe and comfortable environment for all residents
  • complying with all legislative and clinical best practice guidelines, ensuring accurate documentation at all stages

What you will need to be successful in the role:

  • Bachelor of Nursing qualification
  • A current Nursing Council of New Zealand Annual Practicing Certificate
  • Previous experience providing medical care in a rest home or hospital environment
  • Ability to work well as part of a team
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Computer literacy
  • Flexibility to work rostered shifts

How to apply:

If you are a New Zealand Registered Nurse and looking to make a move - email your CV and cover letter to hr@pss.org.nz and we will get in touch for a confidential chat!

Please note to be considered for this role you will need to have the right to work in New Zealand and pre-employment checks may include criminal history check, drug and alcohol testing and a medical assessment.

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