Esther Vallance - Professional Supervision & Nursing Education

Mission statement:
Excellence in praxis

Esther Vallance

RN BN MA (Hons) Cert Adult Tchg

Esther Vallance


Esther has a strong education background. She is skilled at understanding how people learn and provides a teaching approach that is strong yet personable. She makes clear and insightful links between theory and practice. Her teaching style motivates learners to give of their very best in the workplace and to feel re-energised regarding their work roles.

Esther can be contracted to provide in-service education sessions. Listed below are some of the topics that seem to have been beneficial to health care facilities, the delivery of some deemed mandatory by Health funders.  Esther has a strong focus (yet not exclusively) in Aged Care, seeing it to be an area that requires finely honed skills to provide care that is based on research outcomes, sound nursing judgements and relief of suffering.

Examples of education topics available:

  • Bullying in the Workplace – it’s not ok
  • Portfolio preparation for NCNZ Competency Based Practicing Certificate
  • Reflective Practice & Clinical Supervision
  • Cultural Safety & the Treaty of Waitangi
  • Ethical Challenges and Dilemmas in Clinical Practice
  • Self-care Strategies and Maintenance
  • Managing stress
  • Conflict resolution techniques
  • Working in teams
  • Reflection on practice
  • Time management skills
  • Assertiveness skills
  • Sexuality Awareness within Aged Care
  • Pain management within Aged Care
  • Death & Dying within Aged Care
  • Preventing skin breakdown/ulcers within Aged Care
  • Nutrition & the Older Person

Esther Vallance | Email: | Phone: 027 223 1310
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