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Health Improvement Advisor – Hapū Hauora - Toi Te Ora (Public Health), Bay...

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Job Listing Date
10 Jul 2019
Bay of Plenty
Work Type
Healthcare & Medical, Other

Health Improvement Advisor – Hapū Hauora
Kaiwhakawhanake Hauora
Toi Te Ora (Public Health)
Rotorua, Whakatāne or Tauranga based

Bay of Plenty District Health Board

1.0 FTE (80 hours per fortnight) Fixed Term Parental Leave Cover up to 12 Months

Are you passionate about celebrating and improving hauora Māori?

Kia hiwa rā, kai hiwa rā! Kei te karanga atu mātou ki ngā kaihoe o te waka hauora-ā-iwi, ki a koutou e ngākaunui ana ki te kaupapa nei.

Following the successful launch of our Hapū Hauora kaupapa, Toi Te Ora Public Health (Toi Te Ora) is offering an exciting opportunity to a motivated and multi-skilled person to lead the continued development of Hapū Hauora. This role requires you to have experience with engaging at a strategic level across a wide range of stakeholders, Iwi and Hapū across our region.

Improving hauora Māori is a key priority for Toi Te Ora and experience in Māori health along with a qualification in public health or a relevant field is preferred; he huanga mōu, ka āhei te korero i te reo rangatira.

Advanced knowledge of the hau kāinga and ahi kaa and established relationships with key Māori organisations, iwi and communities within the Bay of Plenty and Lakes districts would set you apart from other applicants.

To be successful in this role you will be skilled at developing effective relationships and be passionate about improving population health with a specific focus on hauora Māori and reducing inequities. You will be team orientated, adaptable, have a high level of computer literacy including experience working with website development, and have excellent communication skills.

Toi Te Ora is a leader in improving population health and as a Gold Accredited WorkWell organisation we provide a supportive working environment for all staff. If you are keen to find out more about our service and what we do check out our website 

Please note, you must have permanent residency or a valid long term working visa to be considered for this position.

At BOPDHB, our values of Compassion, All-one-team, Responsive and Excellence are at the centre of everything we do.  We use values-based recruitment to help us recruit people who share our values, as we know this makes a positive difference to job satisfaction and the experience of our patients and their families/whānau.   For more information about our values and working at BOPDHB, please visit our website

All positions at the BOPDHB are subject to safety checks; in addition the candidate may be required to supply evidence of Transmissible Disease Immunity at their own cost.

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Applications close 25 July 2019

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