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Nursing and Health Professions

EIT’s School of Nursing has been offering nursing education for over thirty years – preparing its graduates for professional practice in dynamic, challenging and satisfying fields of nursing. Graduates of the Bachelor of Nursing programme are highly sought after, skilled practitioners.

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National Diploma in Mental Health (Mental Health Support Work)

The National Diploma in Mental Health (Mental Health Support Work) Level 6 is a full-time, 18 month programme which offers you stimulating training, leader towards an advanced qualification as a Mental Health Support Worker.

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Chris Ball, Master of Nursing Student

"The EIT papers I studied at this level were stimulating, well-organised and taught by lecturers who knew what they were talking about.  When it came to writing my thesis I had support that was above and beyond the call of duty.  I aspire to creating the best learning environment I can for nursing students in Gisborne."

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Susan Jacobs

Dr Susan Jacobs

I began my career as a registered nurse, and over the years, worked in a range of clinical areas.  My practice in critical care nursing spurred me to complete a master’s degree in physiology and biochemistry with a minor in tertiary teaching

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Health Professions Postgraduate Programmes

The Postgraduate Certificate and Diploma in Health Science and Master of Nursing is approved by Nursing Council of New Zealand and prepares nurses for advanced practice and Nurse Practitioner (with prescribing)

Download the Download the Health Professions Postgraduate Programmes booklet here

Facilities & Scholarships 

Facilities

The School of Nursing’s facilities and resources are excellent and are amongst the best in New Zealand. They include the Clinical Arts and Technology (CAT) Centre plus three well-equipped simulated practice environments including simulated learning technology, computer assisted resources and a small procedures room.

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Nursing and Health Profession Scholarships

There are a number of scholarships available for Bachelor of Nursing students. Please phone 0800 22 55 348 to find out more

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Oct
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EIT donates nursing books to the Cook Islands

Student nurses in the Cook Islands have lots of extra reading to look forward to, with... Read More

Jun
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What are EIT Bachelor of Nursing graduates doing today?

Data compiled by Nursing Practicum Manager Sue Floyd has established that 76 percent* of... Read More

Jun
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Picking up the Dropped Stitch

Annaliese Bond’s stepping stone  to a career path was studying for  EIT’s... Read More

Apr 8

Dignity Conference 2015 – Response-Based Practice in Action

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