About this role
Our Purpose : Why we do it
When you work with the Canterbury District HealthBoard, you re part of something very special. We plan, fund and deliver healthservices to the almost 600,000 people that live in the Canterbury region.
Ourprimary goal is to put people at the heart of everything we do.
The Team : What we do
The Burwood Spinal Unit is one of two specialisedunits in New Zealand that provides acute, post-operative and rehabilitationcare for spinal injured patients.
The Unit has 30 inpatient beds which includesfour transitional rehabilitation beds and we also provide an Outreach Service.
The Role : Whereyou fit in
In this role you will provide clinical leadership in nursing practice. Youwill guide and support staff with assessment and clinical decision making,acting as a resource both internally and externally on specialty issues.
You will also co-ordinate professionaldevelopment of staff.
Skills & Experience
Our Culture : What matters to us
Ko ngā tāngata, te mātua mahi
Putting people at the heart 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.
Applications are only accepted online so pleasevisit our website at complete an application.
For additional information please contactSteph Keene, Recruitment Partner, at