Registered Nurse Positions

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Registered Nurse Positions



We have REGISTERED NURSE POSITIONS available – come and join our amazing organisation.  


Te Mahi/The Role


Te Kahu Pairuri o Cranford/Cranford Hospice is an organisation that is focused on being leaders in the specialist field of palliative care and committed to providing person and whānau/fono-centred care for the people in our community.

In a changing health sector, we have a commitment to the new health standards with a strong focus on person centred and holistic care.

Our team is increasingly providing specialist palliative services to our local population in their own home, and we would love more of our multicultural community to be reflected and represented in our team. This is a permanent opportunity to join our amazing team and deliver exceptional palliative care services for the Hawke’s Bay hapori/community. You do not need to have previous palliative care experience as we have a fantastic senior nursing and education team that will actively support you to develop and grow your palliative care skills and knowledge base.


Ngā awhina mōku /Benefits for you


  • Family friendly and inclusive workplace – all are welcome, and we are working hard to achieve a diverse culture that embraces diversity and inclusion
  • Competitive renumeration and benefits package – we align our salaries with the competitive rates offered by Te Whatu Ora
  • An individualized orientation programme – tailored to your needs
  • A dynamic and supportive multidisciplinary team environment
  • Hours of work can be negotiated for a good work/life balance (0.6-1.0FTE)
  • Great location with peaceful surroundings and easy parking
  • Individualised education packages, including study leave, tertiary training and development pathways that will support your progression into senior nursing positions
  • A fun and wellness focused work environment
  • The opportunity to make a difference for those living with a life limiting illness


Ngā pūkenga e hiahiatia/What we would like to see from you…


  • A current New Zealand Practicing Certificate as a Registered Nurse is essential
  • Preferably a minimum of 1 year’s nursing experience
  • Flexibility to work rostered shifts
  • Demonstrated high level of interpersonal, assessment and communication skills
  • A desire to provide holistic and compassionate nursing care
  • Full (preferable), clean NZ Driver’s Licence is essential
  • Palliative Care/chronic long-term conditions experience is desired but not essential

To apply for this position, please contact Ajay Watene on aj*********@cr*************.nz. Please include a current CV and cover letter detailing your skills and experience for this role.


Applicants must have full New Zealand working rights and be able to successfully pass a Police Vetting Check.


Cranford Hospice is a party to the NZNO Hospice Nurses Single Employer Collective Agreement.