Mō mātou About Us
Specialist Mental Health Services arean interdisciplinary team that forms part of the Canterbury District HealthBoard (CDHB).
We are committed to working and partnering with tāngata whaiora(consumers) and their whānau (family). Constantly striving to work within ourphilosophy, we develop therapeutic, supportive and empowering relationshipswith our consumers, enabling them to achieve their personal goals andaspirations.
Te Rōpu : Tā Mātou Mahi / The Team : What we do
A fantastic opportunity has arisen for a compassionate andprofessional Registered / Enrolled nurse with mental health scope to join us!
Te Whare Manaaki is a secure Forensic Mental Health unitthat forms part of Specialist Mental Health Services and the Regional ForensicMental Health Service.
We provide specialist care to people who, due to mentalillness, has seriously offended or are assessed as high risk for seriousoffending.
Priding ourselves on a sustained commitment to our tāngata whaiora (consumers), we believe inquality improvement and developing therapeutic, supportive and empoweringrelationships.
Our mahi (work) is immensely rewarding which results in afulfilling and dynamic environment to both work and grow.
Te Tūranga : Kō Tēnei Au / The Role : Where you fitin
Te Tūranga : Ōu Tikanga / The Role : What you need
Tā mātou Take : Ngā Āhua, Ka Mahi Ai / Our Purpose : Why we do it
When you work withthe Canterbury District Health Board, you are part of something very special.We plan, fund and deliver health services to almost 600,000 tāngata (people)that live in the Canterbury region.
Our primary goal is to put people at theheart of everything we do.
Tā Mātou Ahurea : Ngā Take Kia mātou / Our Culture : What mattersto us
Ko ngā tāngata, temātua 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.
Tōku Tūranga : Tā Mātou Kōrero / Belonging Here : Becoming partof 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.