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​​​​​​​Registered Nurse

Midland Bridge

Hours: This is a full-time permanent position of 40 hours per week

About The Salvation Army

The Salvation Army has been transforming lives since 1865. We work in over 130 countries, coordinated by our International Headquarters in London and we are a registered charity under the Charities Act 2005. The Army has over 2,000 officers and employees in New Zealand, Fiji, Tonga and Samoa and is recognised as a high value employer. The mission of The Salvation Army in New Zealand, Fiji, Tonga and Samoa is caring for people, transforming lives and reforming society.

About Midland Bridge

The Salvation Army Bridge: Midland provides high-quality residential services for people whose lives have been affected by the harmful use of alcohol and other drugs.  We are looking for an exceptional full time Registered Nurse who will use their considerable experience to help us to provide client-centered services.

The ideal candidate will have the following:

  • Registration with the Nursing Council of NZ with a current annual practising certificate.
  • Sound assessment and risk management skills.
  • Experience providing health-based education groups.
  • Good understanding of addiction and co-existing problems.
  • Ability to work with people from diverse backgrounds and cultures.
  • Ability to work within a team environment as well as being able to work independently.
  • Awareness of the Treaty of Waitangi and be willing to work from a bicultural perspective. 
  • Empathy with the mission of the Salvation Army. 

Contact Information

For more details on the role please contact Vaughan Hilton by email at vaughan.hilton@salvationarmy.org.nz


To apply please send your cover letter, CV (including referee details), and completed Application form to: vaughan.hilton@salvationarmy.org.nz

Application form can be downloaded from: https://www.salvationarmy.org.nz/help-us/career-opportunities

Applicants for this position will need to have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.  All employment offers are subject to the completion of a satisfactory Ministry of Justice clearance/Police Check (where applicable).

Applications close by 12 noon on Friday 9h December 2022, unless appointed earlier.


The Salvation Army is a worldwide evangelical Christian church and human service provider. It is committed to caring for people, transforming lives and reforming society – all through the love of God shown in Jesus. The successful applicant should therefore show an ability to identify with the mission and values of The Salvation Army.

The mission of The Salvation Army in New Zealand, Fiji, Tonga and Samoa is caring for people, transforming lives and reforming society

The Salvation Army is an Equal Opportunity Employer who provides an inclusive work environment and embraces the diverse talent of its people.

We are committed to cultural diversity, and in New Zealand, our Tiriti partnership.

The Salvation Army is dedicated to ensuring the safety and wellbeing of vulnerable