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
The Wellbeing, Health and Safety team works alongside Managers to advise and support the workforce, in all aspects of wellbeing, occupational health and safety.
Our team provides advice to managers and employees on all aspects of managing illness and absence from work, as well as leading a wide variety of projects and initiatives to support on wellbeing, health and safety best practice.
The Role: Where you fit in
The Health and Wellbeing Nurse is responsible for working with the Wellbeing Health and Safety team and across all stakeholders to provide subject matter expertise to the planning and delivery of an annual programme of work focused on the health and welling for our people.
This is an exciting role based at Greymouth Hospital and working with the wider People and Capability team at the West Coast DHB. The role will report to the Health and Wellbeing Manager in Christchurch and you will receive support from the P&C team so this role will include occasional travel to Christchurch.
You will have a driver’s licence as travel will be required within the West Coast to rural areas. A background or interest in Occupational Health will be an advantage. You will hold or be willing to become an authorised vaccinator as that is a critical part of the role for which training will be provided.
This position is 20 hours a week preferred to be working over five days but negotiable for the right candidate.
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.
For additional information about this role please contact us firstname.lastname@example.org