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When you join one of the many Access teams across New Zealand you can enjoy being part of a diverse culture that celebrates individuality, independence, innovation and positive health and safety.


Current Vacancies

Whether you’re just starting out in the health industry, or you’re looking to further your career, you could find your place within Access's team of over 4,000 staff across New Zealand. Our teams work from regional support centres and in clients own homes and cover a diverse range of roles including support workers, registered and enrolled nurses, care coordinators, support worker coordinators,  administrators, trainers and managers. Check out our current vacancies below.

While we welcome expressions of interest, all applicants must have the right to work in New Zealand.

For all vacancies please download and complete an application form below.

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Clinical Team Leader - Palmerston North


Access is seeking a highly skilled and experienced team leader who inspires high quality clinical practise and outstanding customer service in others. Your ability to develop and lead a high performing and engaged team, plus at least 3 years clinical experience is critical to success.

Job tasks and responsibilities

  • To provide pragmatic and operationally focused leadership and management to the region's nurses.  
  • To build and maintain strong relationships with local clinical stakeholders
  • To contribute to national clinical governance by representing the regional clinical team in national clinical forums.
  • To oversee serious injury clients living in the community


  • Nurse registration and current practising certificate
  • Current first aid certificate
  • Strong clinical credibility and a sound understanding of the legislative framework, standards and best practice methodology that apply to clinical management within the home healthcare sector
  • Outstanding communication skills and the ability to represent Access across the health sector in the local region
  • A proven ability to provide excellent leadership and professional development to a team of nurses
  • Demonstrated experience and understanding of PDRP programmes, clinical supervision, peer review and professional development in a clinical environment.
  • The ability to work autonomously across a wide geography, planning time and activities to optimise effectiveness.
  • Strong computer skills

Skills and experience

This is a varied, highly demanding role that will require you to maintain focus and balance multiple and conflicting priorities while working under pressure.  We offer competitive remuneration and a stimulating and varied role in a busy community focused environment.
Regular hours are Monday to Friday, with periodic after hours and on call responsibilities.  

Job benefits and perks

A company vehicle, laptop and phone will be provided.

Access is a member of the Green Cross Health group, one of NZ's leading primary healthcare organisations with Life and Unichem pharmacies and 'The Doctors' medical centres found across New Zealand.

For a copy of the role description please click here or for more information please contact Rochelle Prince, Office Administrator, or email

Applications close at end of Sunday 2 July 2017. Only those with the right to work in New Zealand will be considered.

If this sounds like an exciting opportunity, please apply by sending your CV and a covering letter to

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