Pacific Health Navigator
Ehara taku toa i te toa takitahi. Engari, he toa takitini.
Success is not the work of one, but the work of many.
80 hours per fortnight (1.0FTE)
Noa'ia, Mauri, Ni Sa Bula Vinaka, Fakaalofa lahi atu, Tālofa, Kia orana, Mālō e lelei,
Mālō nī, Talofa lava, Tēnā koutou katoa and warm Pacific greetings to you all
The Pacific Health Navigator role sits within the Pacific Health Navigation team made up of navigators and clinical staff based at Hawke’s Bay Fallen Soldiers’ Memorial hospital. The team works to deliver person and family centred care to support Pacific peoples to confidently navigate the health system while working in partnership with local agencies, services and providers. This ensures our Pacific people gain access to health and welfare support as needed.
We encourage you to apply for this role; if you have experience in working with Pacific people; have a working knowledge of Pacific worldviews, languages and cultures. You will also have excellent communication and relationship building skills.
What you will bring
You will be confident working across diverse environments and teams and have good interpersonal and communication skills. It is essential that you are customer and community focussed. You will also bring:
- Commitment and understanding of Pacific cultural values, processes and principles
- Proficiency in one or more Pacific language, as well as comprehension, written and spoken English
- Experience within a project and programme environment
- Demonstrable experience in engaging stakeholders and networks
- Competency in Microsoft Office, particularly Outlook, Word and Excel
- A full Drivers Licence
- Eligibility to work in New Zealand is mandatory
If this sounds like you, review the Position Profile HERE ,
Apply now, including your cover letter and CV !
Te Whatu Ora - Health New Zealand, Te Matau a Maui, Hawke’s Bay in general encourages a workforce that is innovative, eager to learn and enhance their skills and is passionate about caring for our community. As part of our team we will support, encourage and help you to develop your career with us.
We are committed to delivering and living our Te Whatu Ora values of He kauanuanu – Respect, Ākina – Improvement, Rāranga te tira– Teamwork and Tauwhiro – Care. You should be someone who has similar personal values.
We are proud of our team’s diversity. We know the strength of a diverse and inclusive workforce helps us achieve the best outcomes for our patients and the communities in which we operate and serve.
Te Whatu Ora - Health New Zealand, Te Matau a Maui, Hawke’s Bay requires its employees to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. Fully vaccinated means having two vaccinations and one booster.
|Location:||North Island - Hawkes Bay - Hastings|
|Job type:||Permanent Full time|
|Expertise:||Clinical - Community / Public Health - Clinical Support Workers|
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