Registered Nurse - Gastrointestinal Endoscopy Unit

Fixed Term/Contract/Part Time

Are you a Registered Nurse who thrives off a good challenge and enjoys the excitement of a specialty area? Then we have the role for you!


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

  • Registered Nurse – 12 month fixed term contract
  • Gastrointestinal Endoscopy Unit  - Working 0.9 FTE rostered rotating shifts Mon - Fri
  • Providing endoscopy and other gastrointestinal services - provide care to patients undergoing diagnostic and therapeutic endoscopy, in addition to other gastrointestinal tests and therapies
  • Adhere to guidelines of Cultural Safety and the Treaty of Waitangi


Skills & Experience

  • NZ Registered Nurse with current practice certificate
  • Previous Med/Surg experience essential and sound technical abilities required
  • 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 Karli Te Aotonga, Recruitment Specialist – Nursing, Phone: (03) 3377923 or email


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



Location: Christchurch

Closing Date: Wednesday, 31 January 2018

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Job no: 233061