Enrolled Nurses - Invercargill and Gore

Presbyterian Support Southland (PSS) is a Charitable Trust and is the largest social service and aged care provider in Southland. 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.

About the Role:

We currently have vacancies for Enrolled Nurses across our residential aged care homes based in Invercargill and Gore.

The purpose of the role is to ensure quality care to our residents as part of a dedicated team, working alongside Registered Nurses and Care Workers.

What you will need to be successful:

  • New Zealand Diploma in Enrolled Nursing
  • Nursing Council of New Zealand Annual Practicing Certificate (APC)
  • Previous experience working with elderly patients preferred
  • Ability to work effectively as part of a team

Key responsibilities:

  • Assisting residents with daily living activities such as nutrition, hydration, mobility and personal hygiene
  • Undertaking observations, reporting and documentation of health status
  • Assisting with routine examinations and routine diagnostic tests
  • Using knowledge of the healing process to maintain skin integrity
  • Effectively communicating with residents, residents families and colleagues
  • Ability to lead a team as and when required

How to apply:

If you have a genuine interest in assisting us provide quality care for our residents please forward your cover letter and and Curriculum Vitae to jobs@pss.org.nz

If you have any queries please email jobs@pss.org.nz 

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.