MidCentral District Health Board advocates for affirmative action and actively seeks Māori into our workforce to reflect the community we serve. Please note the job description consists of two parts. Click on the job description link for part two, and here for part one. (Scope of Practice: Registered Nurse) If you know what area you want to work in or you still have an open mind or simply do not know, talk to us, we can help you get to where you want to be.The Integrated Operations Centre/Nursing Bureau have permanent, temporary or casual jobs available.We have short and long term placements in virtually every specialty of nursing.We can give you the chance to trial working in different areas to test what works for you and you can be on a permanent contract while you do this.We can give you a broad experience and you will be supported along the way.What we need from you is that you are a New Zealand trained registered nurse or Nursing Council equivalent registered nurse.For further information in the first instance you are welcome to contact Angela, HR on 06 350 8907. We look forward to hearing from you. MidCentral District Health Board is committed to ensuring that children and young people are safe from abuse and harm. As part of our commitment to children and young people, and in line with the Vulnerable Children Act 2014, appointment to positions that involve regular or overnight contact with children will include worker safety checks. These checks are in addition to the requirement to have a satisfactory police clearance. Further information will be provided to shortlisted candidates. More information about the Vulnerable Children Act 2014 is available from the Ministry of Vulnerable Children website. General Information MidCentral District Health Board employs more than 2500 staff at Manawatu, Palmerston North, Tararua and Horowhenua and Otaki districts. Palmerston North Hospital is a 350 bed secondary hospital, which services an urban population of 80,000 and a total population catchment of 168,000. In addition, the hospital is a teaching hospital, and is associated with both Auckland and Otago medical schools. Palmerston North is a major university city and is at the hub of key routes to the central North Island ski fields, and river adventures. Wellington the capital city, is only a two hour journey by road, as are the wine growing regions of Hawke’s Bay and Wairarapa.