Advisor

  • Company:
    Govt NZ Jobs
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
  • Job type:
    Full-Time
  • Posted:
    3 weeks ago
  • Category:
    Government
  • Job Type: Ongoing – Full Time
  • Category: Policy and Advisory
  • Location: Wellington
  • Date Advertised: 01-FEB-21
  • Job Reference: MOH/1509958
  • Job Title: Advisor
  • Business Unit:
  • Division:
  • Summary:
  • An exciting opportunity to make a meaningful difference for Māori and to improve the equity of health outcomes across Aoteroa, New Zealand
  • Advisor level role
  • Wellington based

 

Want to be part of the korero and mahi that sets the strategic direction to improve Māori health outcomes?

 

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.

 

The Māori Health Directorate are the kaitiakitanga for the Ministry in regard to leading our response to its obligations to Te Tiriti o Waitangi, Māori health aspirations and requirements, and equity in health outcomes for all New Zealanders.

 

The Māori Health Insights Team within the Māori Health Directorate leads, supports and contributes to the development and delivery of quality analytics and insights to improve health outcomes for Māori within a complex and challenging health and disability system. As an Advisor, you will play an important role in the development and delivery of quality information and advice to improve Māori health outcomes.

 

To be successful in this role you will have an understanding of Te Tiriti o Waitangi and its application to the public sector. Your understanding of tikanga Māori and a willingness to improve your te reo Māori will be important.

 

As a team member you will enjoy contributing to a collaborative team culture, sharing your knowledge and expertise with peers. This is a fantastic opportunity to join a caring and supportive team who are passionate about making a difference for Māori and improving equity of health outcomes.

 

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 nations 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 Recruitment at recruitment@health.govt.nz  quoting reference number MOH/1509958

 

Advertising for this role closes at midnight on Tuesday, 16 February, 2021. 

 

We encourage diversity and inclusion at the Ministry of Health and are committed to equal opportunity in all our employment policies and procedures.  In particular, we want to ensure accessibility needs are well supported, so the recruitment process is fair and equitable for all. Therefore, please let us know if there is any support, we can provide to ensure the recruitment process is fully accessible to you. You can contact us at recruitment@health.govt.nz or on +64 4 816 2478 if you would like to discuss any accessibility needs you may have.