Registered Nurse, Neonatal Intensive Care Unit

Permanent/Full Time, Permanent/Part Time

The multidisciplinary team in Child Health is dedicated to ensuring that care of the infant/child/young person and family is paramount. Staff are committed to building a recognised centre of education clinical training and research.

Level III Neonatal Intensive Care Services are provided for the central region of New Zealand including a 24-hour Infant Retrieval Service. Level II Neonatal Services are provided for the Wellington Metropolitan and Kapiti / Porirua areas. A neonatal Homecare Service provides transition nursing support for infants in the Capital & Coast catchment area. The Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) also has responsibility for provision of a telephone consultation service to the region and provides education and consultation to level II referral units.

We are looking for a Neonatal Nurse who has demonstrated excellent communication skills in addition to proven clinical skills.

This vacancy has multiple positions to fill either full time or part time role. 

Overseas applicants should first establish their eligibility for registration with the Nursing Council of New Zealand and further information is available on

New graduate nurses need not to apply as you will need to go through ACE Recruitment. For further information, please go to

Candidates will be contacted by the CCDHB if they are successfully shortlisted. Referees will only be contacted with candidates’ permission during the selection process. Unsuccessful applicants will be notified by email if they were not successful for an interview.

All candidates applying for any of our current vacancies must complete an online CCDHB application form by clicking the 'Apply Now' button (applications for positions will not be accepted unless accompanied by one).

Please submit your CV and cover letter in Word or PDF format. For further information on this role, please email and please indicate vacancy number and job title in the subject line.

Applications close on the 25th September 2017.

Location: Wellington Hospital

Closing Date: Monday, 25 September 2017

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Job no: NM182-17