What we do
CommunicableDiseases Team is part of the wider Community and Public Health Team and isresponsible for investigating cases of infectious diseases, as well ascontrolling their spread within our community.
Their goal is to reduce futureoccurrences of infectious disease and work across diverse communities.
The Role : Where you fit in
Weare looking for a Registered Nurse with at least 3 to 5 years full time nursingexperience, including experience with tuberculosis and other communicablediseases, to join us in the Communicable Diseases Team at Community and PublicHealth.
The successful applicant will participate in all aspects of this work, includingour COVID-19 response.. Therefore it is imperative you are able to workindependently, have experience in working with people from diverse cultures andhave a strong interest and understanding of public health issues.
Skillsand Experience required :
Yourwarm and friendly approach and excellent interpersonal skills will shinethrough in this role, as will your ability to show your initiative and hit theground running.
You will be a highly organised and adaptable individual takingpride in your professional approach to your work.
Ifyou are a team player and are passionate about providing an exceptionalcommunicable disease control service to the Canterbury Community, then we wantto hear from you!
Our Culture : What matters to us
Ko Te Whatu ManawaTangata
Putting people at theheart of all we do
Health is ultimately all about people. What’simportant around here is the way we care for and respect others, theresponsibility taken for delivering outcomes, and going about our work withintegrity.
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 flexibleworking arrangements and ongoing focus on your career development.
The Canterbury DHB believes that diversity andinclusion is key to ensure we deliver the best care for our diverse population.
The Canterbury DHB is an inclusive and equal opportunity employer that welcomesand respects everyone.
If this role has sparked your interest but does notmatch your skills then please visit our careers website and have a look at ourroles that better suit your expertise.