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Our current vacancies are listed below. Click the + next to the role title for further information about the role, a position description and information about how to apply. 


  • Senior executive assistant (closes 5pm, Monday 29 July 2019)

    Ngākau tuwhera | Open
    Te tāpiri uara | Adding value
    Whakahohe | Energising
    Mō te iwi | It's about people
    Kotahitanga | Together

    • Permanent
    • Full-time
    • Wellington-based

    The Health Quality & Safety Commission is seeking to appoint a senior executive assistant to support three busy executive directors.

    The successful applicant will have previous experience as an executive assistant at an executive level in a multi-cultural setting. You will have excellent communication and written skills and an ability to manage competing priorities and demands that the work requires.

    Reporting to the Director of Health Quality Improvement & Deputy Chief Executive, the Director of Health Quality Intelligence and the Director, Māori Health Outcomes, you are an accomplished multi-tasker and you are always two steps ahead of the game. You anticipate problems, provide solutions, and are unflappable under pressure. 

    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 health service safety and quality. Read more about our values.

    If you wish to discuss this role further, please contact Lisa Clyde on 021 2488 190 or

    To apply for the role, please upload your completed application form, cover letter and CV using the application form on our website. Applications close 5.00pm on Monday, 29 July 2019.

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Last updated 16/07/2019