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Community Nurse

Posted 20 May 2024
What is in it for youNegotiable
Job type Permanent

Job description

Introduction: This role is based in the Community working closely with Cancer Patients, you would be delivering exceptional care and support to communities across Whangarei. Our client prides themselves on their commitment to compassionate healthcare, innovative solutions, and fostering a supportive work environment where every team member can thrive.

Position Overview: They are on the hunt for a dedicated and compassionate Community Nurse to join their dynamic team. As a Community Nurse, you will play a pivotal role in delivering high-quality healthcare services to patients within their homes and community settings. You will have the opportunity to make a meaningful difference in the lives of individuals and families by providing comprehensive nursing care, education, and support.


  • Conduct comprehensive assessments of patients' health needs and develop individualized care plans.
  • Deliver skilled nursing care, including wound care, medication administration, and disease management, in accordance with established protocols and standards of practice.
  • Provide patient education on health promotion, disease prevention, and self-management techniques.
  • Collaborate with interdisciplinary healthcare teams, including physicians, therapists, and social workers, to coordinate and optimize patient care.
  • Monitor patients' progress, assess outcomes, and modify care plans as needed to ensure optimal health and well-being.
  • Advocate for patients' rights and facilitate access to healthcare resources and support services.
  • Maintain accurate and up-to-date patient records and documentation in compliance with regulatory requirements and organizational policies.
  • Participate in ongoing professional development activities to enhance clinical skills and knowledge.


  • Registered Nurse (RN) license in New Zealand.
  • Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) preferred.
  • Minimum of 2-3 years of clinical nursing experience, preferably in community or home health settings.
  • Strong clinical assessment and critical thinking skills.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a collaborative team.
  • Compassionate and empathetic approach to patient care.
  • Valid driver's license in New Zealand.


  • Full use Car.
  • Comprehensive benefits package, including medical, dental, and vision coverage.
  • Birthday off.
  • Opportunities for professional development and advancement.
  • Supportive work environment with a focus on work-life balance.

How to Apply: If you are passionate about making a positive impact in the lives of others and meet the qualifications outlined above, we invite you to apply. Please submit your application to this advert or contact Emily on

Join the team and become a valued member of our mission to provide exceptional healthcare services to the community!