Registered Nurse | Riverside Lifecare (Taranaki)

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Heritage Lifecare Ltd

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 Riverside Lifecare in New Plymouth.

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
  • AM. PM, weekend and night shifts required
  • Excel with wonderful career growth and development opportunities
  • $36.00 - $42.00 per hour 
  • If you are relocating, we are here to help, and we may even assist with your relocation costs.

If the New Plymouth 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: 

What your day may look like?

As a Registered Nurse at Riverside Lifecare, 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 

Riverside Lifecare is a 65-bed Care Home and Hospital, located in the Taranaki city of New Plymouth. Our team comes from all around the world and are open and   welcoming to people from diverse backgrounds and cultures. But we are all connected in our Heritage community by our passion for caring and empathy. 

Why would you want to work anywhere else?

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.

To Apply:

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. 

Applications for this role will take you to the advertisers site.