Enrolled Nurse - Ward 1 (Ashburton Hospital)

  • 0.4FTE permanent position based in Ward 1 in Ashburton Hospital
  • Registered with the Nursing Council of New Zealand with a current APC
  • Excellent opportunity to work in rural nursing


You can be part of the manaaki hauora (Health Industry)!

When you work with the Canterbury District Health Board, you’re part of something very special. We plan, fund and deliver health services to the almost 600,000 people that live in the Canterbury region. Our primary goal is to put people at the heart of everything we do.


Mō te tūnga | About the role

Ward 1 is a 21 bed acute medical ward based at Ashburton Hospital. In this fast paced environment, our team care for a wide variety of patients including high dependency, medical and palliative care patients.  

We’re looking for an experienced Enrolled Nurse to join our team on a part time (0.4 FTE), permanent basis. You will be solution focused with excellent time management skills and the ability to effectively and efficiently complete tasks.

This role is primarily based on Ward 1 but you may be expected to work across other wards too.

You will be Initiative, solution focused with excellent time management skills and the ability to effectively and efficiently complete tasks.


Our Culture: What matters to us

Ko ngā tāngata, te mātua mahi

Putting people at the heart of all we do 

Health is ultimately all about people. What’s important around here is the way we care for and respect others, the responsibility taken for delivering outcomes, and going about our work with integrity. 


Ngā hua | Benefits of working at CDHB

Being part of the Canterbury District Health Board, you will enjoy a fantastic benefits scheme, the opportunity for flexible working arrangements and ongoing focus on your career development.

The Canterbury DHB believes that diversity and inclusion is key to ensure we deliver the best care for our diverse population. The Canterbury DHB is an inclusive and equal opportunity employer that welcomes and respects everyone.  

Applications are only accepted online so please visit our website at www.cdhbcareers.co.nz complete an application.

For additional information about this role please contact us on recruitment@cdhb.health.nz

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


The Future of the Health Industry

The role that you are applying for is one that may only be performed by a person who has been vaccinated against Covid-19. It is therefore a condition of this application that you are vaccinated against Covid-19. This vaccination requirement includes gaining Booster Doses required to perform you role under the Health Order. As a person working in the health and disability sector you will come into contact with a large number of people, some of whom may be vulnerable.  Without a vaccine, there is the risk that you may contract Covid-19.  The requirement to be vaccinated is to keep you safe and also to endeavour to protect others against the potential transmission of Covid-19 as a result of you contracting it in the course of your employment.

Nau mai, haere mai, tauti mai!


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Permanent/Part Time

Job no: PC2025268

Location: Ashburton

Closing Date: Wednesday, 6 July 2022