Registered Nurse, The Bureau – Casual


Capital and Coast DHB (CCDHB) is located centrally in Wellington and has the equivalent of around 4,300 full time staff, making us a major employer in the Wellington region. We are also the leading provider of a number of specialist services, including neurosurgery, oncology, neonatal intensive care, and specialised mental health services, for the upper South and lower North Islands, a population of about 900,000 people. Our DHB has an annual budget of more than $1 billion, which we use to deliver health services directly and contract external providers to provide care, such as general practices, rest homes and pharmacists. 

CCDHB operates two hospitals – Wellington Regional Hospital in Newtown and Kenepuru Hospital in Porirua – as well as the Kapiti Health Centre in Paraparaumu.

Wellington is New Zealand’s capital city, a cultural and cosmopolitan epicentre renowned for its vibrant cafés, restaurants, international sporting and cultural events set in a beautiful natural harbour.  With easy access to vineyards in the Wairarapa and beaches on the Kapiti Coast, there’s plenty of opportunity for adventure or simply to relax and unwind.


Your gateway to further your career in nursing

Our Capital City, Wellington, offers a unique lifestyle and a great career pathway in nursing. Wellington Regional Hospital is currently seeking registered nurses to work on our bureau, on a casual basis to cover both the city and Kenepuru sites.

Try our casual nursing bureau where we can accommodate a variety of shift patterns including 1800 to 2300hr shifts to suit your lifestyle.  We welcome nurses wishing to return to work or whom are on leave who are interested in casual work.

You will be supported by a great orientation package, ongoing education and a nurse educator designated to the nursing bureau. The potential to advance your professional development in a thriving tertiary environment is limitless.

Experience all that Wellington has to offer – exciting affordable city life, adventurous outdoor life as well as a sandy beach in the central city! 

We look forward to your enquiry and application.

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


Capability development is a high priority for CCDHB. Professional development opportunities are a given, as well as the ability to upskill and to take on other roles. People and their skills are highly valued at CCDHB.

Staff benefits include discounts from many companies throughout the region, access to a cost-effective gym including exercise classes and use of two low-cost holiday homes at Taupo. 


Applications will not be accepted via email. All candidates applying for any of our current vacancies must complete an online CCDHB application form by clicking the 'Apply Now' button.

Please ensure your uploaded CV and cover letter is in either Word or PDF format. For further information on this role, please email and please indicate the vacancy number (NM020-18) and job title in the subject line.


Job no: NM020-18

Location: Kenepuru Hospital/Porirua, Wellington Hospital

Closing Date: Thursday, 28 February 2019