Improvement Specialist at Te Whatu Ora - Health New Zealand Te Toka Tumai Auckland, Auckland
Mō tēnei tūranga mahi | About this role
- Exciting permanent, full time (40 hours a week) opportunity to make your mark
- Make a difference to patients and their families
- Great career development opportunity
Te whiwhinga mahi | The Opportunity
As an Improvement Specialist you will work with other improvement team members and a wide range of stakeholders including patients, to improve health and disability services and systems. The primary purpose is to improve services for patients, their families and whānau. You will work in one or more programmes prioritised in the Te Toka Tumai strategy. The work is varied, exciting, and meaningful. It may include working on multi concurrent projects, some of which may be outside the hospital.
You will reap the benefit of having supervision, training and support to develop your career. You will have some flexibility to enjoy a work life balance.
For all aspects of this role and experience/knowledge required please see the position description here.
Ko wai mātou | Our Organisation
We are Te Whatu Ora Te Toka Tumai Auckland. We provide health and disability services to more than half a million people living in central Auckland, regional services for Northland and greater Auckland, and specialist national services for the whole of New Zealand. Our main sites are Auckland City Hospital, Greenlane Clinical Centre and Starship Children’s Hospital, located in central Auckland.
We are part of Te Whatu Ora – Health New Zealand, the overarching organisation for New Zealand’s national health service. Te Whatu Ora leads the day-to-day running of the health system, with functions delivered at local, district, regional and national levels. We are also an Accredited Employer with Immigration NZ (Please visit Immigration NZ Accredited Employer Work Visa for more information if you will be needing a Work Visa)
We are committed to upholding Te Tiriti o Waitangi and providing culturally safe care. We value role modelling manaakitanga as demonstrated by Ngāti Whātua in the gifting of their whenua on which our hospitals stand. We aspire to having a workforce reflective of the communities we serve and achieving equitable outcomes for all.
Nga Pūkenga Motuhake | Important Skills
As the ideal candidate for this role, you will have:
- A commitment to biculturalism
- A commitment to achieving equitable outcomes for Māori
- Qualified in project management or equivalent tertiary qualification
- Two to three years’ experience working on projects that bring about improvement and change
- Understanding of the various approaches to managing change eg Lean Six Sigma and similar
- Health management or clinical service delivery experience (advantageous)
He aha ngā painga o tēnei mahi mōu | Why you will enjoy working here
We recognise there is more to life than mahi | work, and we encourage and provide access to all our staff several services and benefits to support themselves whilst they are employed within Te Toka Tumai | Auckland.
For more information on what we offer, please click here.
Me pēhea te tuku tono | How to apply
Advertising closes: 6 December 2022 at 11:59pm
Please submit your application online, outlining your experience and motivation to apply to this role.
If you have any queries about accessibility, or technical issues with the online process, please contact Anesha Pillay, Recruitment Consultant via Aneshag@adhb.govt.nz or 021 390 875 to discuss how we can best support your application.
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Salary range: $89 497.00 – $105 290.00 p.a.
Ngā taipitopito tūranga mahi | Job details
|Employer:||Te Whatu Ora - Health New Zealand Te Toka Tumai Auckland|
|Position type:||Permanent Full time|
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