Our Purpose: Why we do it
When you work with the Canterbury District Health Board, you’re part of something very special. We plan, fund and deliver health services to the almost 600,000 New Zealanders that live in the Canterbury region. Our primary goal is to put people at the heart of everything we do.
The Team: What we do
Christchurch Women’s Hospital is a purpose built facility providing tertiary level maternity care. We are looking for two experienced and dedicated midwives to join our senior team as Associate Clinical Midwife Manager (ACMM).
The Role: Where you fit in
This role requires you to work as an experienced midwife within our multidisciplinary team, coordinating clinical care, flow of women and their babies through our service and clinical support of staff so they can provide the level of midwifery care to women and their babies that is required in a secondary/ tertiary maternity hospital. Confidence to make decisions in the after hours management of the unit with support from the on call manager is an integral aspect of this role. Outside of normal business hours the role of the ACMM is that of duty manager for the Women’s Hospital. Chch Women’s Hospital sits on the Christchurch Hospital campus. This role also supports some of the transfers in from the secondary maternity units that transfer to us as well as the and CDHB community maternity units.
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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’s important around here is the way we care for and respect others, the responsibility taken for delivering outcomes, and going about our work with integrity.
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 flexible working arrangements and ongoing focus on your career development.
The Canterbury DHB believes that diversity and inclusion is key to ensure we deliver the best care for our diverse population. The Canterbury DHB is an inclusive and equal opportunity employer that welcomes and respects everyone.
If this role has sparked your interest but does not match your skills then please visit our careers website and have a look at our roles that better suit your expertise.
Applications are only accepted online so please visit our website at www.cdhbcareers.co.nz complete an application.
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