What we do
You will be joining the Women’s and Children’s Safetyand Quality team who actively promote and lead a whole of system approach toquality, risk and patient safety programmes.
You will work towards the Canterbury MaternitySystem Strategy having māmā and pēpi at the centre of what we do, in alignment with our values of Ōritetanga(Equity), Whanaungatanga (Everyone belongs), Tino rangatiratanga (Empoweringwhānau), Oranga tonutanga (Health and Wellbeing) and Aroha (Love and Empathy).
Here atthe Canterbury District Health Board we believe that by practising theprinciples of quality improvement and patient safety throughout theorganisation, we enhance the health care services, improve patient outcomes,increase the job satisfaction of our staff and overall improve organisationaleffectiveness.
The Role : Whereyou fit in
We arelooking for a Registered Midwife whohas a patient focussed approach to their work, an analytical mind, and anatural curiosity to investigate incidents across our Maternity Services.
You will work closely and collaborativelywith the senior midwifery and obstetrics teams, reviewing incidents, qualityprogrammes, providing monthly reports on quality activities and ensuringpolicies and procedures are kept up to date.
In this role, you will be responsible for :
Your skills will include :
Our Culture : What matters to us
Ko Te Whatu Manawa Tangata
Putting people at the heart of all we do
Healthis ultimately 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 ourstory
Beingpart of the Canterbury District Health Board, you will enjoy a fantasticbenefits scheme, the opportunity for flexible working arrangements and ongoingfocus on your career development.
TheCanterbury DHB believes that diversity and inclusion is key to ensure wedeliver the best care for our diverse population.
The Canterbury DHB is an inclusiveand equal opportunity employer that welcomes and respects everyone.
Ifthis role has sparked your interest but does not match your skills then pleasevisit our careers website and have a look at our roles that better suit yourexpertise.