Application Closes 14 Dec 2022
Canterbury - Ashburton
Ashburton is a bustling town with rural friendliness, offering a welcoming atmosphere and an abundance of outdoor adventures.
Located approximately an hour from Christchurch, you can still get your big city fix, while living in a beautiful rural setting.
If you want to be amongst braided rivers, snow-capped mountains, heart-racing and blood-pressure-lowering activities, Ashburton provides this to you and more there are activities for everyone!
We’re here to look after you, so you can look after others.
We have an exciting opportunity available for full-time and part-time Registered Nurses to join our team at Coldstream Lifecare & Village in Ashburton.
Who are we?
At Heritage, we have 43 Care Homes and Villages spanning across the length of New Zealand, and we pride ourselves on offering Aged Care to all New Zealanders from the smallest provinces to the larger cities.
Providing a warm home to over 2200 residents and with a team of 2500 dedicated and caring staff, we strive to create an atmosphere where everyone feels at home, is part of our family and is free to be themselves.
We’re a firm believer in putting our people first, working together to nurture your success in an environment that fits in with life.
Enjoy a collaborative and inclusive culture, where everyone is welcome
True work-life balance - set shifts or rotating roster
Excel with wonderful career growth and development opportunities
$36.00 - $40.00 per hour
If you are relocating, we are here to help, and we may even assist with your relocation costs.
If the Ashburton area doesn’t interest you, we also have vacancies available in other areas of New Zealand. You can view our full list of vacancies here : https : / / www.
heritagelifecare.co.nz / careers
What your day may look like?
As a Registered Nurse at Coldstream Lifecare & Village , no two days will be the same, but you can be certain that each day you will leave work feeling fulfilled, knowing that you’ve made a big difference in somebodies’ day.
The work can be challenging, but it is also meaningful and rewarding, and the supportive and welcoming team will become your second family.
As a Registered Nurse, you will use your skills to :
Lead and develop a team of dedicated Caregivers to care for residents, just like they would for mum and dad.
Develop and monitor care plans
Carry out clinical assessments
Form a lasting relationship with residents, families and GP’s
Support the Clinical Services and Care Home Managers
Coldstream Lifecare is a 58-bed rest home and hospital, set amongst beautifully landscaped gardens, located in the heart of Ashburton.
Our team is built on the foundation of respecting individuals, both residents and staff. We pride ourselves on creating a Better everyday everyday’ for our residents.
To apply for this role, you will need to bring :
A great team spirit with empathy and drive to make a difference in the lives of others
A current New Zealand Registered Nurse Annual Practicing Certificate (APC)
Previous Registered Nurse experience (Aged Care / Dementia experience would be an advantage but not essential)
You’ll have good written, verbal and interpersonal skills, and be great at managing your time and prioritising your work
Be familiar with computers and have the ability to learn new systems quickly.
Please submit an online application by selecting the Apply’ link.
We will be reviewing applications as they are received and progressing to interview quickly. We reserve the right to close advertising early if roles are filled during the advertising period.
Covid mandates are no longer required.
Following NZ Immigration requirements, we must first consider candidates that already hold the right to work in New Zealand for this role.
Therefore, we may not be able to support a visa application for this role.