Registered Nurses - Surgical Day Procedure Unit - Ashburton

Job Number: 
Canterbury DHB
Work Type: 
Part Time
Closing Date: 
Monday, 19 August 2019

Registered Nurses - Surgical Day Procedure Unit - Ashburton


  • X2 0.4 FTE, fixed term, part time (16 hours) positions available:

- One 12 month position (05/08/2019 to 02/08/2020) with potential for extension

  • - One 2+ month position (asap start to 06/10/2019)
  • Must be registered with the Nursing Council of New Zealand, and have a current APC.
  • Ability to work both autonomously and as part of a cohesive Multi-Disciplinary Team.


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 

The Surgical Day Procedure Unit is a dynamic, patient focused unit that provides endoscopy and other gastrointestinal services to the Ashburton and rural population. It currently has the opportunity for Registered Nurses to join their team for a fixed term position.

The Role: Where you fit in

As a Nurse within the unit, your previous medical or surgical experience and technical abilities, will help you to provide care to patients undergoing diagnostic and therapeutic endoscopy. You’ll have excellent communication and interpersonal skills and the ability to work well under pressure within a multidisciplinary team environment. You will be required to work rostered and rotating shifts, Monday to Friday once you have achieved competent endoscopy nursing skills.

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 contact us on [email protected]

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