Our Purpose : Why we do it
When you work withthe Canterbury District Health Board, you re part of something very special. Weplan, fund and deliver health services to the almost 600,000 New Zealandersthat live in the Canterbury region.
Our primary goal is to put people at theheart of everything we do.
The Team : What we do
The Older PersonsMental Health team (primarily based at The Princess Margaret Hospital) has afocus on assessment and management of older adults with mental illness and / orcognitive disorders.
The team provides comprehensive assessment of the mentalhealth of older people, whilst aiming to optimise the patient s level offunctioning, offering specialist treatment, care, support and education.
An opportunity hasbecome available for a Registered Nurse to join the team in the Older PersonsMental Health Community team.
This is a rewarding role, working with consumersexperiencing acute mental illness and cognitive impairment.
The Role : Where you fit in
This role offers anexciting opportunity for a dedicated and motivated Registered Nurse who islooking to expand their career pathway to take on a clinical leadership role asa Clinical Nurse Specialist.
Our Culture : What matters to us
Ko ngā tāngata, te mātua mahi
Putting people at the heart of all we do
Health isultimately all about people. What s important around here is the way we carefor and respect others, the responsibility taken for delivering outcomes, andgoing about our work with integrity.
Belonging Here : Becoming part of our story
Being part of theCanterbury District Health Board, you will enjoy a fantastic benefits scheme,the opportunity for flexible working arrangements and ongoing focus on yourcareer development.
If this role hassparked your interest but does not match your skills then please visit ourcareers website and have a look at our roles that better suit your expertise.