Registered Nurse, Palliative Care

Job Detail

Location: Hamilton, New Zealand
Job Type: Full-Time
Specialty: Registered Nurse
Job ID: Tonix1408


Job Description

The Registered Nurse is responsible for providing holistic specialist palliative nursing care within the Hospice services and in consultation with the patient, their family/whanau and other members of the multi-disciplinary team, offering advice, support and education regarding palliative care. The role is also a key player in promoting and upholding the brand integrity of the HospiceĀ  and ensuring the Hospice continues to be recognised as a professional service provider of high quality, patient focused, Palliative Care.

Our Client is based near Auckland and provides high quality hospice palliative care to people living with a life limiting or life threatening condition within theĀ  communities. Their care is provided across all settings; community home care, outpatient, hospice inpatient, aged residential care, the local district Hospital and in conjunction with GPs and District Nurses. Consultation and advice is available 24 hours a day to patients, their family or carer, and their primary care team. Patients access the services through an interdisciplinary team of specialist doctors, nurses, therapy services, family support staff and volunteers.

If you are a registered nurse with NZ registration or are able to transfer your international registration to the NZ Nursing Council and has:

  • A minimum of 3 years post registration experience in a relevant area of nursing
  • Palliative care/oncology or similar nursing experience

then please contact Kate and Annie now for a job description :