Nurse Practitioner - West Coast

  • Variety of full and part-time positions available in either the Buller Region or South Westland
  • Registration with the Nursing Council of New Zealand as a Nurse Practitioner, Current Annual Practicing Certificate and professional indemnity.  
  • Extensive primary or rural nursing experience & a natural leader


Ehara taku I toa takitahi engari, he toa takitini

My strength, is not the strength  of one, it is the strength of many


What you’ll do with your time

  • Run daily clinics and home visits to the local community
  • Working alongside and supporting our wider clinical nursing team including Rural Nurse Specialists & RN Prescribers
  • Rostered work for afterhours emergency care
  • Provide culturally competent care within a diverse community; demonstrating principles in Te Tiriti o Waitangi

As a Nurse Practitioner with extensive primary or rural nursing experience, your passion for rural community living as well as the primary health concept will shine through, as will your confidence in your ability to deliver, role model and promote excellence in primary nursing practice.  You will be a natural leader and mentor, you’ll thrive in an environment where collaboration and teamwork are highly valued.

We are looking for someone with the following traits

  • Excellent assessment and treatment skills
  • Ability to work autonomously as well as support and mentor our nursing teams
  • Passion for primary and rural community health


What we are about

We are unique and like no other in New Zealand with a close-knit community where your work will make a real difference.

We will help you grow as a leader in rural health with a continued focus on your career development

We continue to break new ground and shape our health system to wrap care around patients in their communities.


Why us

This isn’t a job for just anyone, joining us means sharing our goals and values and being dedicated to this community and our team as we seek to become a centre of excellence in rural health care. We offer competitive benefits, flexible working arrangements and a relocation scheme to candidates who will join us in this.

What’s Next

If this role does not match your skills please visit our careers website for more opportunities within our organisation.


Please apply online or to discuss further becoming part of our team, please contact:


Phone: 03 337 7890

Applicants will be progressed as they apply, so if this sounds like you, please apply now! 

Permanent/Full Time, Permanent/Part Time, Fixed Term/Contract/Full Time, Fixed Term/Contract/Part Time, Locum

Job no: WC236527

Location: West Coast, Buller and Northern Areas, Greymouth, Hokitika, Reefton, South Westland

Closing Date: Enquire Today