Programme Lead - Primary Mental Health and Wellbeing Services
Full time (1.0 FTE), Permanent
Based in Whangarei
Reporting to General Manager, MHAS
- Flexible Hours
- Competitive salary commensurate with experience
- Join a diverse and inclusive organisation that utilise and develop your skills
- Make a difference in your community
- Great career development opportunities
Achieving the best health outcomes for Northland communities starts with expecting the best from ourselves. We ensure every member of our team has the opportunity to develop, grow and stay inspired. Here, you can make an impact on your community and on your own professional development – all whilst enjoying a flexible and healthy work-life balance.
About the Role
Te Whatu Ora Te Tai Tokerau (formerly known as the the Northland District Health Board) is Northlands largest health provider servicing the whole of Northland. The Mental Health and Addictions Service provides assessment and diagnosis, treatment, advice and referral to those affected by mental health and alcohol and other drug problems. This position requires a strategic approach, understanding of the primary care workforce and service delivery priorities across the wider mental health and addictions continuum of care.
The Programme Lead role involves strong stakeholder management skills and may include the project management of select primary mental health and wellbeing workforce projects including initiation, planning, implementation and reporting processes.
While we anticipate that this will be a full time role, we are open to discussing part time options with the right candidate. This is a permanent role and is based in Whangarei.
Your knowledge of working within the health environment will help establish successful relationships with the relevant project managers, service users and stakeholders to deliver on the required outcomes.
You will also have:
- Experience in project management and highly developed problem solving skills
- Ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines
- Good computer literacy
- Good information management and reporting skills
- A high level of verbal and written communication skills
We are open to people applying from a range of career backgrounds.
Te Whatu Ora Te Tai Tokerau is committed to Te Tiriti o Waitangi and holds stewardship for equitable health outcomes for Māori as Tāngata Whenua as the highest priority.
Our people live our Values:
Tangata I te tuatahi People First - People are central to all we do
Whakaute (tuku mana) Respect - We treat others as they would like to be treated
Manaaki Caring - We nurture those around us, and treat all with dignity and compassion
Whakawhitiwhiti korero Communication - We communicate safely, openly and with respect to promote clear understanding
Taumata teitei (hirangi) Excellence - Our attitude of excellence inspires success, competence, confidence and innovation
Closes: 26 February 2024
|Permanent Full time
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