Starship Community Nurse (Full-time)



  • Paediatric Community Nurse, Starship

  • Full-time permanent position (1 FTE)

  • Greenlane Clinical Centre

Starship Community provides interdisciplinary care and cultural support to children, young people and their families living within the Auckland DHB area. We are committed to delivering whānau-centered care that focuses on the health and wellbeing of children and their whanau. Getting to know our communities, working closely with them, removing inequities and barriers to health care for priority populations, are key drivers for us each day.

We have an exciting opportunity for a registered nurse to join our diverse interdisciplinary team working across one of three community localities. Our flexible workforce of community nurses can provide Well Child Tamariki Ora, school and home based nursing care.

This is the ideal platform
for an experience nurse to develop or extend their paediatric expertise, within the community setting. As a service, we offer enormous growth and beneficial regular formal supervision, peer review, collegial support and active participation in education and in-service programmes.

Nurses are an integral part of our Starship Child Health clinical team and are fully supported and acknowledged through a number of professional opportunities that support professional growth, and acknowledge the nursing contribution within child health, these include;

  • A culture of celebration and recognition with our nursing and midwifery awards at the forefront of this.

  • A nursing structure that provides second to none leadership from our experienced Locality Leads, and offers greater opportunities to develop into leadership roles.

  • Comprehensive education programs, both specific to Starship as well as our technical specialties.

  • Free on-site Te Reo Māori classes for staff and their whānau.

  • Visit Our Benefits to learn more around what we offer as an Organisation.

We welcome applications from registered nurses who:

  • Hold (or is eligible for) nursing registration with the NZ nursing council & an annual practicing certificate.

  • Bring a paediatric nursing background of at least 2+ years.

  • Share our values and commitment to clinical excellence.

  • Can demonstrate compassion and empathy and build strong relationships with children and their whānau.

  • Hold a full and clean NZ driver’s license.

We hope you will explore this opportunity further by either applying below or you can contact our recruitment consultant, Kimiora Nathan via to learn more. Reference job code: ADHB7384