At Northland DHB, you’ll soon see the passion and pride Northlanders feel in their home. We’re not just talking about living in one of New Zealand’s most beautiful – and affordable locations, but being a part of delivering healthcare that is unique to our region.

From professional development, to an inspiring team and to achieving real work-life balance in a stunning location, we can offer what matters to your career, and what matters to you.

If you’re looking for the right opportunity to create positive, healthy change, then we’re looking for you. We have an amazing opportunity for an enthusiastic Clinical Nurse Manager to lead Ward 14 at Whangarei Hospital.

Northland DHB is committed to Te Tiriti o Waitangi and holds stewardship for equitable health outcomes for Māori as Tāngata Whenua as the highest priority.

This position is an exciting and dynamic leadership role that is pivotal to the delivery of a high standard of patient care.

You will need excellent time management skills, have well developed interpersonal and communication skills as well as the ability to role model our organisational values.

Working within the Senior Nursing team both within the wider DHB and on ward 14 will give you the opportunity grow as a Nurse leader in a supportive environment and take your career to the next level.

The Directorate of Medical & Elder Services at Whangarei Hospital is an exciting and unique area to work. If you love a challenge and enjoy working with dedicated and caring people, then this is the job for you.

Previous acute medical experience in New Zealand is essential.

Full orientation and support will be provided for the successful applicant.

A career with Northland DHB will see you action meaningful change in the region we love, and in your professional development – all whilst enjoying everything the stunning North has to offer. You really can enjoy the best of both.


Our people live our Values:

Tangata I te tuatahi People First – People are central to all we do

Whakaute (tuku mana) Respect – We treat others as they would like to be treated

Manaaki Caring – We nurture those around us, and treat all with dignity and compassion

Whakawhitiwhiti korero Communication – We communicate safely, openly and with respect to promote clear understanding

Taumata teitei (hirangi) Excellence – Our attitude of excellence inspires success, competence, confidence and innovation

Vacancy No: NS21-195

Closes: 30 November 2021

Closing Date for Applications: 30/11/2021