Lead Systems Innovator
Hutt City Council, Healthy Families, Lower Hutt
Closing Date : 23 Oct 2018
HEALTHY FAMILIES LOWER HUTT
PROUD TO BE CREATING A HEALTHIER HUTT
How would you lead innovation and positive disruption in our communities?
What does a healthier Lower Hutt look like to you? At Healthy Families Lower Hutt we believe that by creating environments that support us to live well, we'll give our communities the opportunity to thrive.
We are creating healthier environments where we live, learn, work and play - so the healthy choice is the easy choice. This is a collaborative initiative that brings community leadership together in a united effort for better health. The work we do is impacting the health and wellbeing of entire communities, both now and for future generations.
Right now, we're looking for an exceptional Lead Systems Innovator to join our team.
Reporting to the Manager of Healthy Families Lower Hutt, this is a vital senior role within our team that requires exceptional leadership skills with 2.5FTE direct reports. You'll be at the forefront of working with leaders and champions in our community and you'll have a helicopter view of the prevention system in Lower Hutt.
You'll be an outstanding leader, communicator and influencer with the ability to think strategically and use the data and insights gathered to share stories to influence the wider systems, political and legislative landscapes to create a wide and lasting impact for our diverse populations. You'll enjoy being out and about in our community co-designing solutions that will make a real difference.
You'll recognise that to bring these solutions to life and really gain momentum; you'll need to build strong and strategic relationships across sectors including sport, education and business and with our Iwi, Māori and Pasifika communities.
In this senior role, you'll thrive on influencing and collaborating with others to come together in the waka to drive momentum and champion systems change. It's likely, as a natural communicator and relationship builder that you'll already have key connections to help us on our journey towards a healthier Lower Hutt.
Working within complexity you'll have oversight to ensure nothing is done in isolation to produce solutions that bring the community together - focused on the goal of making Lower Hutt the healthiest place in New Zealand!
Hutt City Council is the lead provider for Healthy Families Lower Hutt, so you'll enjoy being based within our lively office environment and all of the benefits that come with being a part of the wider Hutt City Council team. You'll be proud to know that your work makes a real difference by supporting our communities to thrive.
Applications close Tuesday 23 October 2018
Fixed term, Full-time
Reference Number: 8144
Click this link to apply: https://careers.huttcity.govt.nz/creating-a-healthier-hutt