Are you a great communicator who is well organised and would enjoy being part of a team that provides high-quality advice and support to Ethics Committees? This role might just be what you’re looking for!
Mō tō mātou rōpū – About our team:
You will be working in a dedicated team with independent Ministerial Ethics Committees. The Ethics team sits within the Quality Assurance and Safety group and is part of the wider
Health System Improvement and Innovation directorate. The work is varied and intellectually challenging, policy and operational, with a work program that focuses on improving the quality of ethical review and providing advice to Ministers about emerging ethical issues in the health sector.
The Advisor sits within the Ethics team. The Ethics team supports the regulatory, functional, and strategic requirements of five Ministerial Ethics Committees as well as two Ministerial Strategy and Policy committees, as follows:
Te whainga poto o tēnei tūranga – What is the purpose of this position?:
The Advisor, Ethics works as part of a team to provide high-quality advice and secretariat support to the Ethics Committees and working groups as they carry out their functions. Along with some administrative functions, the Advisor is responsible for developing and providing high-quality advice, based on robust analysis, on issues that arise for the Ethics Committees.
The Advisor will:
Ngā Pūkenga me ngā Wheako – Skills & Experience:
The successful candidate will have experience Knowledge and experience servicing Committees (agenda, minute taking, meeting packs etc.) at an intermediate level or above, and working knowledge of government processes and ethics.
In particular, the successful candidate will demonstrate:
The Ministry of Health 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 contact Liam O’Sullivan, Senior Recruitment Advisor at liam.o’firstname.lastname@example.org quoting reference number MOH/1511079
Advertising for this role closes at Midnight on Sunday, 21 February
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