Clinical Nurse Specialist

  • Permanent
  • Nelson

Website Nelson Marlborough District Health Board

  • Join the leadership team in inpatient mental health
  • Newly established role to make your own
  • Monday to Friday 1.0 FTE / 40 hours per week

About the role

The Clinical Nurse Specialist is a newly established role within the unit. Our service provides inpatient care for acute through to rehabilitation. The role of Clinical Nurse Specialist is to provide clinical leadership, mentoring and support to our Nurses and the wider team. The role includes working with high acuity, complex presentations, fostering best practice and ensuring clinical standards are maintained. You will be based in the inpatient unit with some work being consultative across the sector, including education. You will be joining a great team of existing staff who are passionate about mental health and delivering a high standard of care.

About you

We are looking for a highly skilled Registered Nurse who would like to come and join our inpatient mental health leadership team in Wahi Oranga (Nelson Hospital). You will have at least five years mental health experience, and ideally have post graduate qualifications suitable to this practice area

About us

Nelson Marlborough Health (NMH) is the main health service provider for New Zealand’s Nelson, Tasman and Marlborough regions, serving nearly 145,000 people across two main hospitals, public health and a range of community services.

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What we offer

Nelson Marlborough Health is the largest employer in the scenic top of the south. So the opportunity for growth at work and fun outside of work are un-paralleled. In this role you will be joining the in-patient mental health leadership team, this will give you the opportunity to make your mark and bring your expertise to the table. You will have the opportunity to contribute to work that has a real impact for our patients and our community.

How to apply

For role specific information please contact Stuart Marks, Charge Nurse Manager,

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