Registered Nurse – Ward 10 Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery

  • Registered Nurse’s - Ward 10 Cardiothoracic and vascular surgery
  • Permanent & Fixed term positions - Part time options available


Our Purpose: Why we do it

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 New Zealanders that live in the Canterbury region. Our primary goal is to put people at the heart of everything we do.


The Team: What we do 

Ward 10 is one of our surgical wards here at the CDHB it has a specialty of cardiothoracic and vascular surgery.  Our role sees us caring for patients that are undergoing acute and arranged cardiac, thoracic and vascular surgery.

We are seeking Registered Nurses with a passion for this area of nursing and who have a commitment to the delivery of high standard of nursing care. Enthusiastic and motivated, you will have excellent communication and interpersonal skills and enjoy working in a fast paced, forward thinking, supportive environment. 

Join our service and work become part of our dynamic team of health professionals.

We are also committed to developing your nursing career, with an abundance of professional development opportunities available to you. 

The Role: Where you fit in

If you’re a motivated, enthusiastic Registered Nurse, with medical and surgical experience and would like the opportunity to practice in cardiothoracic and vascular nursing we would love to hear from you.

  • Current registration with the New Zealand Nursing Council and APC.
  • Demonstrated ability to work both autonomously and collaboratively with other professionals.
  • Excellent time management, interpersonal and organisational skills
  • The ability to be adaptable, flexible and solution focused.
  • Recent acute surgical or medical experience is preferred for this position.


Our Culture: What matters to us

Ko Te Whatu Manawa Tangata

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. 

Belonging Here: Becoming part of our story

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.

If this role has sparked your interest but does not match your skills then please visit our careers website and have a look at our roles that better suit your expertise.

Please apply online or to discuss further becoming part of our team, please contact: 



Permanent/Part Time, Fixed Term/Contract/Part Time

Job no: PC0407598

Location: Christchurch

Closing Date: Wednesday, 29 May 2019