Travel Nurse - Aged Care

Travel Nurse - Aged Care
  • $58,240 - $83,200 per Annum
  • Contract
  • South Island, New Zealand Christchurch NZL 3762
Job Ref: DD Travel RN AC
Sector: Nursing
Sub-sector: Aged Care
Date Added: 17 November 2022

Have you ever thought about a working holiday? We have the perfect summer opportunity for you! You can spend your days off exploring the beautiful sceneries New Zealand has to offer while still building your nursing career!

We are seeking an expression of interest from Registered Nurses who are available to travel across NZ and can work on short-term contracts. You can choose to spend anywhere from 3 - 8 weeks working at our clients' various Aged Care Facilities across the country! There is also an opportunity to go permanent for the right candidate.

This position offers Part time or Full-time hours on a rostered basis however our clients are more than willing to accommodate your preference in schedule.

And if that wasn't enough incentive, you can also expect:

  • Industry-competitive hourly rates PLUS 8% Holiday Pay
  • Free Uniform
  • Support with Flights and Accommodation (Conditions may vary depending on each assignment)
  • Opportunity to earn up to $450 PER referral as part of our Refer-a-Friend Bonus (Conditions apply)
  • Weekly Payroll!

Your main duties will include, medication management, completing assessments and developing individual care plans, ensuring timely updating, and reviewing of these care plans and communicating effectively with residents and their whanau.

What you will need:

  • Right to work in NZ essential
  • Current clean Annual Practicing Certificate (APC) with the NZ Nursing Council
  • Current CPR, Basic Life Support or First Aid Certification
  • Current Indemnity Insurance (NZNO Registration)
  • Ability to communicate well with others, particularly older people
  • Ability to take the lead and work efficiently under pressure
  • Be able to provide the details of x2 past Clinical Managers who can discuss and confirm the last 2 years of your Nursing experience
  • Previous experience working in an Aged Care facility preferred
  • Be willing to undergo pre-employment occupational health checks


Click the 'Apply Now' button and follow the prompts or call me, Deborah D'Souza on 09 630 8300 for a confidential discussion.

Not quite what you're looking for? Medacs Healthcare is a leading staffing and services company so reach out to us anyway to find out how we can help you find your next great opportunity!

Medacs Healthcare
15/12/2022 21:15:22
NZD 58240 83200 Annum
Contact Consultant:
Deborah D'Souza

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