What we do
Ward 25 is a 27 bed unit providing inpatient carefor people with a range of respiratory conditions. There’s lots of variety inour ward and there is great opportunity to develop your skills with training inareas such as chest drains and BiPap.
Ward 25 encourages Nurses with theirprofessional development and is supported by a Nurse Educator to facilitateongoing learning opportunities.
While you’ll receive a comprehensiveorientation and be well supported by other members of the team, recent acutemedical experience and a focus and commitment to quality patient care isessential to this role.
The Role : Whereyou fit in
In this busy acute environment, you’ll needexcellent assessment and time management skills. Your excellent communicationsskills will be pivotal to your success in this role as you will be engaging andeducating patients and their families to ensure the best possible outcome
You will have demonstrated ability to work bothautonomously and collaboratively with other professionals. The ability to beadaptable, flexible and solution focused.
We will provide you with a thoroughorientation package and ongoing support to develop the skills required to workin this exciting specialty.
We are also committed to enable you to keepdeveloping your nursing career, with an abundance of professional developmentopportunities available to you.
Our Culture : What matters to us
Ko Te Whatu Manawa Tangata
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.