Registered Nurses

What we can offer

  • Registered Nurses can earn between $32 and $38 per hour (depending on experience)
  • CAP's and relocation assistance
  • Accommodation
  • Weekend and night shift allowances

Why Southland

Southland is renowned for its unmatched beauty which provides a natural playground – no matter what your passion we have something for you!

Southland's economy is booming bringing real benefits to the entire region and offers one of the highest employment rates in New Zealand. This along with the safe streets, high standard of educational opportunities, and low living costs play a big part in making Southland a great place to live, work, study and play. 

If you want to find out more about the New Zealand we all dream of please visit

What the role will involve

The key responsibilities of a Registered Nurse at PSS includes:

  • working alongside dedicated and experienced RNs, ENs and Health Care Assistants
  • 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

  • Knowledge and understanding of older persons health needs
  • A current New Zealand Annual Practicing Certificate (qualified Registered Nurses who need to complete the CAPs programme will be considered)
  • Ability to work well as part of a team
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Computer literacy
  • Flexibility to work rostered shifts

How to apply

If you wish to make a real difference in the lives of our elderly residents then please follow the link below and include your cover letter and Curriculum Vitae.

If you would like to discuss this opportunity further please contact Carol Riddle, Director of Enliven on 027 491 4513 or by email 

Please click here to apply 

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

All new employees joining Presbyterian Support Southland are required to be fully vaccinated.