Project Manager, Te Aho o Te Kahu - Cancer Control Agency at Ministry of Health, Palmerston North
Mō tēnei tūranga mahi | About this role
- Exciting new role within Te Aho o Te Kahu – Cancer Control Agency
- Plan, design and implement projects with delivery at a regional level
- Based in Central Region Hub - Palmerston North
We are looking for an enthusiastic individual, with a passion for improving cancer outcomes, to join our team in Palmerston North.
As a member of our team you will be involved in a broad range of continuous improvement programmes focussing on building a system that delivers fewer cancers, better survival and equity for all. This role would suit a project manager who has worked in healthcare previously or an experienced cancer clinician, with a passion for quality improvement, looking for that next step in their career. Part-time or temporary/secondment options, as well as scope to retain practicing certification, is available for the right candidate.
Te Aho o Te Kahu provides national leadership and oversight for cancer control, as well as system-wide prioritisation and coordination of cancer care in Aotearoa. Alongside a national team in Wellington, there are four regional hubs which have a critical role in linking the unique perspectives and diverse needs of regional communities to the development of national work programmes. The Central Region Hub covers the Taranaki, Whanganui, MidCentral, Hawkes Bay, Wairarapa, Hutt Valley and Capital and Coast districts.
We are looking for individuals who are results orientated, passionate about continuous improvement and understands the challenges in cancer care in New Zealand. In addition, you will need to demonstrate:
- a sound working knowledge of applying Te Tiriti O Waitangi principles in practice
- strong interpersonal skills and ability to work with multidisciplinary clinical teams
- proven ability to communicate clearly, concisely and in plain language both verbally and in writing
- proven ability to manage your work in a dynamic environment
- project management or quality improvement experience
- understanding of large and complex systems with previous cancer care experience is of benefit
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 firstname.lastname@example.org quoting reference number MOH/1488004.
Advertising for this role closes at midnight on 22 April 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 email@example.com or on +64 4 816 2478 if you would like to discuss any accessibility needs you may have.
Ngā taipitopito tūranga mahi | Job details
|Employer:||Ministry of Health|
|Position type:||Ongoing - Full Time|
|Attachment:||8091 Regional Hub Project Manager - Office of the CE - CCA - 2020.pdf (PDF, 189KB)
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