Principal Advisor - Aporei, Hauora Māori, Public Health Agency | Wellington
|Category:||Policy and Advisory|
|Position Type:||Ongoing - Full Time|
|Attachments:|| PD - PHA Principal Advisor Hauora Maori PD.pdf (PDF, 223KB)
|Application Close Date:||30-Sep-2022|
Kia hiwa rā, kia hiwa rā! Kia hiwa rā ki tēnei tuku, ki tērā tuku! Tōia mai te waka kia tutuki i te wai ora, i te whānau ora, i te mauri ora, tae ake ki te Pae Ora e!
- Support the achievement of Māori population and public health aspirations
- Champion Te Tiriti and equity-focused engagement in the design of public and population health strategy and policy
- Create opportunities for Māori community engagement in the future of public health
- Connect across the health sector and beyond to influence the wider determinants of health
Are you skilled practitioner of whakawhanaungatanga and advocate for mahi tahi? Are you experienced in elevating the voice and aspirations of whānau and iwi in strategy and policy? If the answer is yes, then this role could well be yours!
This is an exciting full-time, permanent position for an experienced Aporei (Principal Advisor) with exceptional communications and relationship skills, a proven commitment to Te Tiriti, a record of advancing equity and a ‘can-do' attitude to really make a difference in achieving Pae Ora. The salary range for this role is $119,550 - $159,400 and will be appointed to align with skills and experience.
As a member of the Hauora Māori team, you will be responsible for leading and influencing high quality strategy and policy, including communication and engagement with a range of stakeholders to support the Public Health Agency to be an exemplar of Tiriti-led policy and strategy and address the wider determinants of health. This work will include supporting the work programme across the teams of the Public Health Agency and in partnership with the Māori Health Directorate and Te Aka Whai Ora.
You will be someone who has:
- Demonstrated experience in supporting the Crown to meet its obligations under Te Tiriti O Waitangi
- Expertise in developing strategy and policy that advances equity for Māori
- A deep understanding of whakawhanaungatanga and mahi tahi
- An ability to communicate in te reo Māori and a commitment to tikanga and kawa
- ability to think critically, assimilate complex and often competing ideas logically, and write or articulate these clearly, concisely and conveniently
- bring innovation and new ideas to the team and wider Ministry environment
- excellent written and oral communication skills including the ability to communicate clearly and succinctly in a variety of communication settings and styles
- demonstrated experience in coaching and mentoring staff
- significant experience of leading projects or programmes of work
Manatū Hauora is the kaitiaki of the health and disability system in New Zealand. We are responsible for providing active stewardship and leadership across the nation's health and disability system. We ensure the system provides people with the highest levels of care, regardless of who they are or where they live.
You will find a copy of the Position Description attached or online at careers.health.govt.nz. Please click ‘Apply for this Job' to upload your CV and cover letter.
For further information regarding the role, please email firstname.lastname@example.org quoting reference number MOH/1654396.
Advertising for this role closes at 5.00pm on Friday, 30 September.
Please note: Only applications through our online system will be accepted.
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