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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.
Quality improvement advisor (mental health and addiction) (closes 5pm, Thursday 27 June 2019)
Ngākau tuwhera | Open
Te tāpiri uara | Adding value
Whakahohe | Energising
Mō te iwi | It's about people
Kotahitanga | Together
- Wellington or Auckland based
- 0.8 FTE position
- Three-year fixed term.
The Health Quality & Safety 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 a knowledge of quality improvement theory, methods and tools. You are likely to have a relevant tertiary/management qualification or equivalent experience.
The 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 upload your completed application form, cover letter and CV using the application form on our website.
Applications close at 5pm on Thursday 27 June 2019.
- Application form (75KB, DOCX)
- Position description: Quality improvement advisor (mental health and addiction) (167 KB, DOCX)
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Director, Māori health outcomes (closes 5pm on Thursday 6 June 2019)
- Permanent position
- Wellington based
The director of Māori health outcomes in a newly created position that will bring focused leadership to the Health Quality & Safety Commission’s role in advancing Māori health and improving health outcomes, within the context of the organisation’s contribution to supporting the Crown’s obligation to Māori under Te Tiriti o Waitangi. The director will build a small team of experts to support this work across the Commission.
This role will be a member of the Commission's executive leadership team, within which you will have collective responsibility for the development and implementation of strategic expectations and plans, and the overall performance of the Commission.
To be successful in this position you will need sound knowledge of tikanga Māori and te reo with an understanding of the Te Tiriti o Waitangi and its application to Māori advancement and equity in the health and disability sector and a knowledge of mātauranga Māori, indigenous models of healthcare and kaupapa Māori research practices.
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 us, our work and our values.
For further information please contact Lyn Harrison on 027 245 2477 and to apply for the role please forward your CV, application form and a covering letter to Lyn Harrison at email@example.com.
Applications close at 5pm on Thursday 6 June 2019.