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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 advisor, measures library, health quality intelligence - fixed term (closes 12pm Tuesday, 2 November)

    Fixed term, until April 30, 2022 | Full-time| Wellington-based (preferred)

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

    The Health Quality & Safety Commission are recruiting an experienced senior advisor, measures library, to lead the publication of technical documents for the health quality intelligence team. This team plays a key role in the Commission’s responsibility to improve New Zealand’s health services.  Its purpose is to make the Commission stronger and more effective through being the acknowledged NZ leaders in measuring, evaluating, and commenting on the quality of health services.

    The primary purpose of this position is to lead the development of technical documents that describe relevant measure definitions and inform how measures can be used to influence service and system improvements. This will include participation in stakeholder engagement workshops, leading web-based content management and migration, informing data visualisation experiences and providing advice on how measures are being used to support health service/system quality improvement. This position has a broad and strategic focus given the range of data collected, and measures being reported in the health system.

    We are looking for someone motivated to work within a small team to develop an internationally renowned library of measures that will be recognised as an asset to New Zealand’s health sector. Your technical knowledge related to health system measurement and improvement will be essential, and you will thrive on developing high quality resources that can be practically applied by diverse stakeholder groups. Working with the senior project manager and key stakeholders, your skills will inform how key measures can be used to influence continuous improvement of healthcare in New Zealand.

    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.

    The Commission has a strong focus on Māori health advancement and reducing inequity, and the successful candidate will contribute to these goals.

    The Commission celebrates inclusion and diversity in all areas of culture.

    For further information please contact Tony Mottershead on 021 933 840 and to apply for the role, upload your completed application form, cover letter, and CV using the application form on our website.

    Applications close on Tuesday, 2 November at midday.

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  • Principal Advisor Tagata o le Moana (closes Friday 29 October 2021)

    Talofa lava, Ni sa bula vinaka, Fakaalofa lahi atu, Kia orana, Mālō e lelei, Noa’ia, Mauri, Tālofa, Mālō ni.

    The Health Quality & Safety Commission (the Commission) has established this new role and are looking to recruit a Principal Advisor Tagata o le Moana.  Reporting directly to the Chief Executive and working closely with the Director of Ahuahu Kaunuku (Māori Health Outcomes) the person appointed to this role joins the executive leadership group.

    The successful candidate will be able to build knowledge and understanding of the Pacific context in the Commission’s work.  They will have exceptional relationship management skills, networks into the Pacific communities; some experience in the health sector and an understanding of working within the bounds of a Crown entity.

    This role is a great opportunity to influence the changes required to improve health outcomes for Pacific people as well as harness the potential that Pacific People have to contribute to the changes that are needed.

    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.

    The Commission celebrates inclusion and diversity in all areas of culture.

    If you would like more information about this position, please contact Lyn Harrison on 027 245 2477 or email atahaia@actrix.co.nz

    Applications close on Friday 29 October 2021.

Last updated 05/10/2021