Community Mental Health Nurse – North Sector Crisis Resolution

Join us and work in collaboration with a group of professionals that recognises the importance of giving time to provide quality care and services to their clients.


About Us

Ko Te Whatu Manawa Tangata

Putting people at the heart of all we do


Working for the Canterbury District Health Board – working for the Community. At its core, our vision is dependent on achieving a truly collaborative, ‘whole of system’ approach where everyone in the health system works together to do the right thing for the patient and the right thing for the system and our community as a whole.

About the Role

  • Community Mental Health Nurse – North Sector, Crisis Resolution
  • Working 0.94 FTE – rostered, covering all shifts in the Crisis Resolution function of the North Team
  • Adhere to guidelines of Cultural Safety and the Treaty of Waitangi


Skills & Experience

  • Registered Nurse with current NZ APC and scope to practice in Mental Health
  • Whakawhanaungatanga (ability to forge and foster relationships)
  • Whakamanaakitanga (ability to treat others with respect, encouragement and support)
  • Whakakotahitanga (ability to work in your role and actively participate and align this to our organisational values and goals)


Our Culture

  • Care and respect for others. Manaaki me te whakaute i te tangata.
  • Integrity in all we do. Hāpai i ā mātou mahi katoa i runga i te pono.
  • Responsibility for outcomes. Te Takohanga i ngā hua.​


  • Something For You is an employee benefits programme available to all staff of the CDHB. CDHB staff are entitled to preferential rates at a wide selection of partners either on a permanent basis or at exclusive events throughout the year. For both the things you need and the things you just want, as a CDHB employee you will be sure to enjoy being able to choose a little Something For You.
  • We help you to construct your Professional Development Pathway out of the components that are best for you, resulting in better patient outcomes.


If this role is something that sounds exciting to you, please apply now!


E koekoe te tūi, e ketekete te kākā, e kūkū te kereru!

It takes all people!


How to Apply

Apply online, or to find out more information, please contact Jessica Massey, Recruitment Specialist – Nursing, email

Applications are only accepted online so please visit our website at to complete an application.



Permanent/Part Time

Job no: 233576

Location: Christchurch

Closing Date: Thursday, 7 June 2018