22 February 2023 • College News

Job Vacancy - Registered Nurse, Community Mental Health



Ehara taku toa i te toa takitahi. Engari, he toa takitini.
Success is not the work of one, but the work of many.

Fixed Term – 12 months

64 hours per fortnight – 0.8FTE

Kia ngātahi ai te tū e pakari ai te tuara.

Stand together and stand strong. Unite with a plan and know which direction to take.

Are you looking for that exciting next challenge in your career?  Do you have experience in mental health clinical work and are a strong advocate of a recovery focused service, then we want to hear from you!

Community Mental Health & Addiction Services are looking for a Registered Nurse with experience and passion for working alongside people with mental health and addictions issues.  You will play a vital role in the delivery of care to people who experience moderate to severe to mental health issues in the Napier community.

Key attributes for applicants are a passion for positive mental health promotion and improving outcomes for people with Mental Health and Addictions issues. Being innovative with an enthusiastic and positive attitude alongside excellent clinical skills and a willingness to contribute to the on-going development of the service.  The position also requires effective communication skills. You will need to have excellent assessment and intervention skills to work effectively with people and their families to sustain and achieve recovery.

For more information about the above position please email Raewyn Hill on

If this sounds like you, review the Position Profile HERE and apply now! 

Te Whatu Ora – Health New Zealand, Te Matau a Maui, Hawkes Bay in general encourages a workforce that is innovative, eager to learn and enhance their skills and is passionate about caring for our community. As part of our team we will support, encourage and help you to develop your career with us.

We are committed to delivering and living our Te Whatu Ora values of He kauanuanu – Respect, Ākina – Improvement, Rāranga te tira– Teamwork and Tauwhiro – Care. You should be someone who has similar personal values.

We are proud of our team’s diversity.  We know the strength of a diverse and inclusive workforce helps us achieve the best outcomes for our patients and the communities in which we operate and serve. 

Check out our Nursing Recruitment video to get a better feel for working at Te Whatu Ora, Te Matau a Maui, Hawkes Bay. 

Te Whatu Ora – Health New Zealand, Te Matau a Maui, Hawkes Bay requires its employees to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19.  Fully vaccinated means having two vaccinations and one booster

Closing Date: 26/Feb/23