Registered Nurse - Oncology and Gastroenterology Ward B5

  • Permanent 0.9 FTE part time position 
  • Ability to work both autonomously and as part of a cohesive Multi-Disciplinary Team
  • Registered with the New Zealand Nursing Council and hold a current APC at the time of appointment

Mō te tūnga | About the role

Based in Waipapa, Ward B5 is a 32 bed combined oncology and gastroenterology ward. We are looking for an adventurous nurse who is ready to take up a new challenge and eager to develop a broad range of skills in both of these specialty areas. 

Ko wai koe | About You

This role will see you working as part of a well-established collaborative team. Previous experience in oncology or gastroenterology specialties is desirable, however the successful candidates will be provided with an extensive orientation programme.

Ngā pūkenga me ngā wheako | Skills and experience

  • Motivated and flexible self-starter with the ability to work both in a team and autonomously
  • Effective interpersonal and communication skills
  • Excellent organisational and time management skills 
  • Required to work full rotating rostered shifts to cover service needs
  • Previous clinical experience in oncology or gastroenterology is preferred

Mō mātou | About Us

“Ko ngā tāngata, te mātua mahi - Putting people at the heart of all we do”

We are committed to honouring Te Tiriti o Waitangi and its principles by ensuring our partnership with Māori are at the forefront of all our conversations. We believe in improving, promoting, and protecting the health and well-being of the Canterbury the West Coast community.

The culture at Te Whatu Ora Waitaha, is driven by our ā Mātou Uara (Our Value​​​​​​​s)

  • 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

Ngā hua | Benefits of working at Te Whatu Ora Waitaha

When you work for us you are part of a wider whānau that will support you along your journey. We offer great coaching, mentoring and learning outcomes for all staff. We are always improving our facilities across all campuses and have amazing discounts from select retailers, restaurants and business.

You are part of something greater then yourself and encouraged to your uniquely self.

Tono ināianei | Apply Now

Only applications submitted via our career site will be accepted, therefore apply directly on our career site here.

Contact Steph Keene, Recruitment Partner on for additional information.

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. 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.


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Permanent/Part Time

Job no: PC2436715

Location: Christchurch

Closing Date: Wednesday, 5 April 2023