Registered Nurse Theatre & PACU - Bowen Hospital

Job details

  • Job Type: Full Time
  • Location: Bowen Hospital

About Bowen Hospital

Bowen Hospital is a private hospital located in Wellington. With over 100 staff, we pride ourselves in offering the best in private healthcare services. Our reputation for quality healthcare can be only achieved because of our dedicated and hardworking staff. Bowen Hospital is a part of the wider community of healthcare organisations that are owned by the Acurity Health Group Limited. 

About the role

The Registered Nurse (RN) will be responsible for assessing, planning, implementing and evaluating nursing care for patients. They will identify potential medical complications and provide interventions, treatments and therapies. The patient experience being important to us, the RN will support the patient and their family/whanau according to their needs and wishes; upholding their rights. The right person will practice in line with the code of conduct and professional boundaries of the Nursing Council of New Zealand. 

About you

To champion the Registered Nurse position, you will think reflectively, critically and constructively to solve problems and improve practice. All while living our values of: Service, Accountability, Integrity and Engagement. These are central to who we are at Bowen Hospital. 

On top of that, the ideal candidate will possess the following:

  • Advanced level of clinical expertise.
  • Proven theatre or PACU nursing experience with a commitment to quality systems.
  • Excellent communication skills in a theatre environment.
  • The ability to work well in a team with a positive “can do” attitude.

Able to start between December – early February, you will need to hold at least a relevant level 4 qualification or have at least 3 years’ experience as a nurse. Registration with Nursing Council of New Zealand is required.


We provide a supportive and inclusive work environment that respects diversity. Located in the New Zealand’s capital, you will be able to experience all Wellington has to offer with many delicious food options, arts, beaches and major sporting events. There is something for everyone in the heart of New Zealand.

We offer an attractive remuneration package with many other benefits, as we know our people are key to our success. Benefits include:

  • Flexible rostering 
  • Subsidised cafeteria 
  • Free onsite parking 
  • Work-life Balance – not having to work nights, public holidays and Christmas/New Year period 
  • Childcare assistance after returning from parental leave and having 12 months of service
  • Medical insurance contribution 
  • Long service leave / payment

Applicants must be living in New Zealand, have New Zealand residency or a valid New Zealand Work Permit.

To apply email your CV and cover letter to cGFtLmtvaG5rZUBib3dlbi5jby5ueg==

Applications close: 30 November 2019