Qualified Anaesthetic Technician/ODP Opportunities

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  • Job Type: Ongoing – Full Time
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  • Location: Canterbury
  • Date Advertised: 25-NOV-20
  • Job Reference: NZ/23749
  • Job Title: Qualified Anaesthetic Technician/ODP Opportunities
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  • Summary:
  • Various permanent, full-time or part-time opportunities in our experienced Anaesthetic team!
  • Work with brand new equipment in New Zealand’s newest hospital
  • Registration with the New Zealand Medical Science Council with a current practicing certificate (or ability to obtain) is essential

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 people 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

Our Anaesthetic Team is on the search for experienced Qualified Anaesthetic Technicians/ODP’s to join us in our mission of providing quality health care services. We are an accredited training hospital. Due to our size and acute hospital status, a career with us means you’ll be involved in training of Anaesthetic Technicians and exposed to a wide range of cases, including acutes and trauma.

We are a supportive and progressive department where there are a variety of opportunities for CPD, along with opportunities to be involved in research and audit.

We have multiple permanent, full time or part time opportunities for NZ Registered Anaesthetic Technicians/ODP’s with a current practicing certificate to join our team!

The Role: Where you fit in

In this role, you will be responsible for the following:

  • Proving skilled assistance to the Anaesthetists
  • Mentoring trainee Anaesthetic Technicians
  • The provision of exceptional patient care

This position is based in a large, friendly environment. It is a 24/7 service and so you will need to have the flexibility to work a full rotating roster across numerous sites including Christchurch Hospital (Public, Women’s and Hagley), Burwood Hospital and Hillmorton Hospital.

Your skills will include the following:

  • A recognised qualification in New Zealand
  • Registration with the Medical Sciences Council with a current practicing certificate
  • A minimum of two years’ experience is preferable.

A good sense of humour is desirable in our department. You will need to be able to keep your cool when the pressure is on and not be afraid to go the extra mile. You will have a professional approach to your work and understand the importance of team work and supporting each other.

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.

Apply for this position via our online application process. Please note, we only accept applications submitted online. If you’d like more information about this position, please contact recruitment@cdhb.health.nz