About the team
The New Dunedin Hospital Programme Management Office team works closely with SDHB staff, the Ministry of Health and the Health Planners and Architects involved with designing our new hospital. Our small team of eight consists of project managers who have their own areas of expertise, a Programme Director, Communications Advisor and Project Coordinator supporting the team. As the New Dunedin Hospital Programme grows and develops, our team will too.
About the role – what’s in it for me?
Reporting to the Programme Director, this crucial role will see you make a real difference to the delivery of healthcare services in the Southern region. This role is a unique opportunity for an experienced Project Manager to apply their planning and leadership skills in support of the changes to our healthcare system. We are now entering the design phase and are extending our team in order to take on the additional workload that this will involve.
The main responsibilities of this role include (but are not limited to):
Our ideal candidate will have the following:
Knowledge of the healthcare system and hospital infrastructure would be extremely beneficial however we are open to candidates with a diverse background and skill set.
If you’re ready to join us and help design and build modern, sustainable healthcare services and facilities for our Southern population, we would love to hear from you.
About Southern DHB
Southern DHB has the largest regional coverage of all the New Zealand health boards, providing services to 350,000 people in diverse communities across a huge geographical area. We take pride in all the services we provide and our aim is to improve, promote and protect the health of our region. We believe that our dedicated and passionate staff are a significant driving force behind the achievement of these standards, and we need more like-minded people to help us continue providing for our community.
Now is a great time to relocate to Southern if you were considering a move! The Southern district offers the benefits of excellent amenities, first class primary through to tertiary education, and outstanding recreational opportunities. Whether it is surfing, kayaking or sailing, skiing, hunting or fishing, theatre, live-music or art – there’s literally something for everyone. Check out https://southernhealthcareers.nz/ for what the region and we can offer you and your whanau.
Closing date: Sunday, 22 March 2020.
Please note we may begin shortlisting as we receive applications and if necessary withdraw the advertising at any time. If you are interested in this position, please do not delay! For further information please contact Tara Hobbs, Recruitment Advisor, Corporate and Women’s & Children’s Health Directorates Phone: (03) 470 9357 or Email: email@example.com
Children’s Act 2014
Due to this position having contact with children and the SDHB’s commitment to child protection, you will be subject to ‘safety checks’ under the Children’s Act at the time of hire and thereafter as per the relevant legislation.
Pre-Employment Occupational Health Assessment
In the interests of protecting our people and our patients, all appointments will be subject to an Occupational Health Assessment to confirm suitability and fitness to work in the role you are being considered for.
We only accept online applications. Please apply via our website: www.southernhealth.nz