Registered Nurse or Enrolled Nurse, Te Whare Mauriora

Our Purpose: What We’re Here For

When you work with the Canterbury District Health Board, you’re part of something very special. We’re world leaders in the delivery of integrated health care, and we’re always striving to Make It Better. From the carers on the front line working directly with patients and communities, to our talented support teams who enable that care, we plan, fund and deliver health services to the almost 600,000 New Zealanders that live in the Canterbury region. And we’re all about putting people at the heart of everything we do.


Our Culture: What Matters To Us

Ko Te Whatu Manawa Tangata

Putting people at the heart of all we do 

For us to continue putting our communities at the centre of our health system, we’re putting our own people at the centre of everything we do. Because health is ultimately all about people. What’s important around here is the way we care for and respect others, the responsibility that all our people take for delivering outcomes, and that we go about our work with integrity in all we do.


What matters to us is doing the right thing, valuing everyone, and being and staying well ourselves so we can care for our community.


The Role: What This Opportunity’s All About

Te Whare Mauri Ora is Te Whare Mauri is a 13 bedded unit, catering predominately to the intensive rehabilitation of mentally unwell patients. Te Whare Mauri Ora, is one of 3 units within our Forensic Service, they offer an open and friendly environment with fantastic opportunities for skills development.

If you have a commitment to providing quality patient care and the ability to work in partnership with the family/whanau while maintaining excellent communication and time management skills we would love to hear from you.

To be successful in securing an interview a full driver’s license is essential 

This role is 0.94 FTE working 4 on 2 off on a rotating roster to suit service.

We may consider an Enrolled Nurse for this position.


Belonging Here: Becoming Part Of Our Story

Our people enjoy access to a fantastic benefits scheme, flexible working arrangements and a genuine and ongoing focus on career development.


We hope you’ll seriously consider joining us, but if this isn’t a good fit for you, please share the opportunity with your personal networks and help us find our next rock star!


If this particular role isn’t for you, we do have other similar opportunities - please look on our careers page or give us a call to discuss.


Apply online, or to find out more information, please contact Jessica Massey


Phone: 03 337 7923


Applicants will be progressed as they apply, so if this sounds like you, please apply now! 

Permanent/Part Time

Job no: 235138

Location: Christchurch

Closing Date: Tuesday, 11 December 2018