Associate Charge Nurse Manager: Orthopaedics and Urology

New Zealand, NZ


$97,699- $107,341 per annum pro rata

Nurse Manager

  • Opportunity for a leadership position
  • Tertiary based hospital
  • Supportive team

Nau mai, haere mai ki Ūpoko ki te uru hauora.

Location: Wellington Regional Hospital

Service:   Ward 6 North (adult orthopaedics and urology)

Contract:  0.9FTE

Salary:     $97,699- $107,341 per annum pro rata

Mō tō mātou rōpū – About our team

As a Senior Registered Nurse, we offer you the opportunity to join our highly motivated and professional team, as an Associate Charge Nurse Manager here at Wellington Regional Hospital.

We are committed to providing excellence in care and safety, to patients and their families/whanau within a multidisciplinary team. Our service supports open, honest, communication and dynamic professional development of all teams.

We are a tertiary facility operating at Wellington Regional Hospital. We have many options for career development and a strong research culture across our services. We place a strong focus on staff education and development, and we aim to deliver high quality and safe care at all times.

Kōrero mō te tūranga – About the role

An opportunity for a leadership position within the adult Orthopaedic and Urology ward. You would be working in a strong leadership team with other Associate Charge Nurse Managers, a Nurse Educator and the Charge Nurse Manager, which offers the chance for professional and personal development.  This role is unique in that there are no night-shifts involved, and the shifts are 0700-1530 and 1300-2130. 

As Associate Charge Nurse Manager, you will provide support to the Charge Nurse Manager by extending the presence of clinical leadership and being responsible for delivering safe outcomes within our ward. 

Moū – About you

As a registered nurse, you will have a current practicing certificate with the Nursing Council of New Zealand (or be able to obtain one).  Ideally, you will bring to this role prior experience in a surgical or acute nursing environment. An excellent communicator, you will have a positive, enthusiastic and proactive manner that instils confidence in patients and colleagues. Awareness of and sensitivity to individual and cultural differences is essential. As you will be supporting the CNM to lead a large multi-specialty ward and multidisciplinary team you will need an organisational focus alongside your expert nursing knowledge. 

E pā ana ki a tatou – About us

Here at the 2DHBs (Capital & Coast District Health Board and Hutt Valley District Health Boards) we embrace diversity and welcome applications from all people, including all gender identities, ages, ethnicities, sexual orientations, disability and religions. A workforce that is diverse and inclusive means that we are better positioned to understand and serve our community.

The 2DHBs are pro-equity health organisation, with a particular focus on Māori, Pacific Peoples, and the Disability Community.

To find out more about us click on the following links:

Capital and Coast DHB

Hutt Valley DHB

Me pēhea te tuku tono - How to apply - this advert closes 12th December 2021.

Click the apply now button to send your application directly to us. For further information on this role please email and indicate the job title and vacancy number in the subject line.

2DHB requires ALL its employees to be vaccinated against COVID-19.  To comply with the recent health order, applicants must have had their first dose AND their second dose no later than 1 January 2022.

We are not accepting applications that do not meet this criteria.

Please note we will be reviewing applications when received and will progress through the recruitment process

Ma tini, ma mano, ka rapa te whai

By joining together we will succeed

Job Ad Reference NM334-21
Date Listed 25 November 2021