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Why join?

Nursing Leadership Section members have access to:

  1. Specialist conferences and events
  2. Education and grants
  3. Newsletters and resources
  4. Mentorship and coaching
  5. The Section committee.


NZNO Nursing Leadership Section, NZNO Tapuhi Mana Whakatipu

Save the date:

Creating Great - a conference for nurse leaders

November 9th and 10th 2023


Best to fly direct to Whanganui if from Auckland or into Palmerston North, rides to Whanganui will be organised



To advocate for a resilient nursing workforce cohesively leading equitable healthcare outcomes across Aotearoa.


  • To contribute to and promote equity and the principles of Te Tiriti o Waitangi.
  • Represent nursing leadership at national and international levels.
  • To provide an effective communication network for members including listening and responding to feedback.
  • To support the development of nursing leaders in a variety of ways including coaching and mentoring, conferences, forums and scholarships.
  • Increase membership of existing and aspiring nurse leaders to this section.


The NZNO Nursing Leadership Section, NZNO Tapuhi Mana Whakatipu is a professional section of NZNO dedicated to sound nursing management and leadership to:

  • Guide and support the development of resourceful Nursing Leaders
  • Encourage nurses to become innovative and sustainable in the delivery of equitable healthcare.


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