Team Leader, Analytical and Policy

  • Company:
    Govt NZ Jobs
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  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
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  • Posted:
    4 months ago
  • Category:
    Govt Jobs
  • Job Type: Ongoing – Full Time
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  • Location: Wellington – Wairarapa
  • Date Advertised: 29-OCT-19
  • Job Reference: NZ/9112541
  • Job Title: Team Leader, Analytical and Policy
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  • Summary:

Leader extraordinaire required for a small team with lots of variety.

About Regional Public Health

Regional Public Health (RPH) is one of the three larger public health units in New Zealand and as such often takes on a national leadership role. RPH provides public health services to the greater Wellington region, including Wairarapa (population of approximately 521,500).

Emphasis is placed on leadership, teamwork, public health surveillance, the wider determinants of health and the reduction of health inequalities, Maori health, Pacific Peoples health and other vulnerable groups.

About the Role

To provide leadership and management for the Analytical and Policy Team which has a mix of internal customer service provision and external influencing.  Leading this diverse team to continue to grow and contribute to Government and District Health Board priorities. Working with the Service Manager and other members of the Business, Analytical and Policy Leadership group to provide leadership across the cluster.

To support the delivery teams of RPH and other stakeholders through the provision of quality policy and analytical support, and advice.

Skills and Experience

  • Previous people management experience
  • Proven ability to inspire and motivate staff and build strong effective networks with colleagues
  • Proven experience in business processes
  • An understanding of health inequalities and the wider determinants of health
  • Demonstrated knowledge and understanding of the intent of Te Tiriti o Waitangi and ability to apply this in your work
  • Ability to work across cultures in a way that respects and values diversity
  • Relevant tertiary qualification
  • Ability to establish and maintain effective intersectional, strategic and community relationships


We offer a supportive workplace culture with a commitment to your on-going professional development. This includes; a comprehensive orientation programme, training and study opportunities, and peer support. 

Staff benefits include discounts from many companies throughout the region, and use of our onsite gym

How to Apply

Please complete an online HVDHB application form by clicking the ‘Apply Now’ button or through our careers website:  Please note: We are unable to accept applications via email.

For further information on this role, please email and indicate the vacancy number 9112541-19 and job title in the subject line.