Registered Nurse

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Coldstream Lifecare - Ashburton - Canterbury

An exciting opportunity to join our dedicated team as a Registered Nurse on a fixed term basis at Coldstream Lifecare, Ashburton.

We are Heritage

At Heritage Lifecare, we provide residential aged care services and facilities throughout New Zealand to over 2,500 people.  As a trusted aged care provider, our successful growth has stemmed from the ability to nurture and grow environments that feel like home – promoting inclusion, interaction and strong community values. Respecting individuals, both residents and staff, is the foundation stone on which Heritage Lifecare has been built. We pride ourselves on creating a better everyday for our residents.

Why work anywhere else

Coldstream Lifecare is a 58-bed rest home and hospital with an 11-unit village, located in the town of Ashburton, which is an exciting place to work, live and raise a family. You can escape the city, whilst only being just over an hour away from Christchurch. It is an attractive lifestyle, with beautiful nearby lakes, ski fields, few traffic woes, affordable housing, and many great amenities - including schools and recreational facilities. Why would you want to work anywhere else?

The Opportunity

Our Registered Nurses are responsible for helping our residents at Coldstream Lifecare enjoy a better everyday. This is an opportunity to work in an environment where career pathways and positive work ethics are important.

Applicants should have the following:

  • A proven record of high quality registered nursing, preferably in the aged-care sector
  • A current New Zealand practising certificate (APC)
  • Experience providing InterRAI assessments
  • A current First Aid Certificate
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills 
  • Availability for shift-work including Am, PM, weekend and Night shifts
  • Eligibility to work in New Zealand

If you want to work for one of New Zealand’s largest and most progressive aged care employers, we would like to hear from you.

We review applications once received. Hence, interviews could take place before the closing date of this advertisement. If this role appeals to you, we would like to hear from you as soon as possible to increase your chance of an interview.