The Commission has the following current vacancies


Advisor, learning and development

The primary purpose of the advisor, learning & development role is to support health and disability sector providers and consumers to build patient safety and quality improvement capability to reduce harm associated with healthcare to consumers and their families/whānau. This role provides advice and programme management support to the leadership and capability programme.

To be successful at the position you will have the ability to build capability, develop and deliver education/training. You will have critical thinking and sound judgement, in particular, the ability to analyse information, develop options and think strategically all while maintaining excellent leadership and relationship management skills.

The Health Quality & Safety Commission is a stand-alone Crown entity with a Board responsible to the Minister of Health. The Commission is responsible for assisting providers across the whole health and disability sector, both private and public, to improve service safety and quality and therefore outcomes for all those who use these services in New Zealand. Read more about our values.

For further information contact Lisa Clyde on 021 2488 190 or email hr@hqsc.govt.nz. To apply for the role please complete our online application form – make sure you have your CV, application form and a covering letter to upload. Applications close at 5pm on Wednesday 14 November 2018.

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Quality Improvement Advisor (mental health and addiction)
  • Full time
  • Permanent
  • Wellington or Auckland

The Commission is looking for an experienced quality improvement advisor who can effectively advise and support the Mental Health and Addiction (MHA) Quality Improvement team with the delivery of the national MHA Quality Improvement programme. The role will ensure quality improvement expertise, tools and resources are applied and managed in accordance with best practice.

To be successful in this key role, you will have an in-depth knowledge of quality improvement theory, methods and tools. You are likely to have a relevant tertiary/management qualification or equivalent experience.

The Health Quality & Safety Commission is a stand-alone Crown entity with a Board responsible to the Minister of Health. The Commission is responsible for assisting providers across the whole health and disability sector, both private and public, to improve service safety and quality and therefore outcomes for all those who use these services in New Zealand. Read more about our values.

For further information contact Lisa Clyde on 021 248 8190 or email hr@hqsc.govt.nz.

To apply for the role please complete our online application form – make sure you have your CV, application form and a covering letter to upload. Applications close at 5pm on Thursday 15 November 2018.

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Last updated 08/11/2018