Nurse Practitioner - Enliven

Listed 19 days Ago

  Nurse Practitioner - Part Time  

  • Are you able to share your clinical expertise to train and mentor others?
  • Are you looking for change? 
  • Are you driven by contributing to teams that can deliver high quality standards of care?

About the role

The Nurse Practitioner role is a permanent part time position to provide NP services to Enliven homes. This role is Wellington based and offers 32 hours a week with an on-call component during the week and alternate weekends with the GP. 

This hands on clinical expert nursing role that promotes health, identifies preventable diseases, assesses, diagnoses and manages resident’s health needs. This is provided within an interdisciplinary model that best meets resident requirements and is in line with the vision and values of Presbyterian Support Central.

Your key responsibilities will be: 

  • Provision of advanced clinical expertise, professional leadership and advanced nursing knowledge and skills, in line with Enliven policy, procedures and the Eden philosophy 
  • Contribution to the delivery of business requirements including understanding the key drivers of business performance and assuring effective resource utilisation 
  • Use of expert clinical knowledge of acute, complex and chronic nursing care 
  • Documentation of all care provided, and education / information given to residents, family, whanau and/or EPOA within the Leecare resident management system in line with the health records standards (2002). 
  • Working collaboratively with GPs, NPs, specialists and managers

About you

To thrive in this role you will have a natural desire to achieve high standards and do this by having developed the following professional toolkit:

  • NZ Nursing council registration and current APC
  • A broad understanding of aged care 
  • The ability to drive clinical excellence and manage clinical risk
  • Demonstrated planning and organisational skills 
  • Computer literate with concise documentation skills
  • Excellent communication skills & a good sense of humour 
  • Fully Covid 19 vaccinated

In addition, you will be someone who enjoys getting the most out of others, you will be approachable and build strong working relationships with your colleagues and the teams you support across the organisation.  You will be keen to work with the Eden principles that are fundamental to the way we do things at Enliven and you will value the core principles under which we operate.  You will have the flexibility to travel across our sites, which may, at times involve overnight stays.  

What's in it for you

Enliven offers an innovative working environment and a new speciality experience to support your career development in your role as a Nurse Practitioner.

Also on offer: 

  •  Well trained and competent clinical staff working alongside you
  • Electronic referrals to hospitals, specialists, radiology and laboratories
  • Staff Wellbeing programmes that run across the whole year with each month focussing on different aspects of health and wellbeing
  • Industry competitive remuneration

About us 

Our Enliven services create age-friendly communities where people are happy and thrive, regardless of their age or ability. Our homes and villages are places where older people have companionship, choice, variety, fun, meaningful activity and a sense of purpose.  

Visit our website to find out more or APPLY NOW via our careers page  

To discuss the role or for more information get in touch with Joy Tlapi on 027 612 3066 or email 

Please note: please apply only if you have the legal right to work in New Zealand & hold a valid Covid-19 vaccine passport.  

Applications close 12th of October 2022