Senior Advisor Mental Wellbeing

Health Promotion Agency

  • Full Time
  • Wellington

Wellington based

Kia hiwa rā, kia hiwa rā
Nau mai, haere mai, whakapiri mai!
Kia koutou ngā rangatira mā
Kia kaha, Kia māia ki te tono mō enei nohonga ki ā Te Hiringa Hauora

We welcome you, come closer.
Come closer to hear the words of encouragement and urge you all to apply for the positions on offer at Te Hiringa Hauora.

Ko te kaupapa | About the role

We are looking for an experienced person to support our work in developing and implementing wellbeing promotion projects for the mental wellbeing programme at Te Hiringa Hauora/Health Promotion Agency. This is an opportunity for a resourceful, enterprising person to manage the development of a range of exciting projects and make a difference to the wellbeing of New Zealanders, particularly those who experience low wellbeing or mental distress, with a focus on Māori and Pasifika. Experience in developing and managing the non-technical aspects of digital tools for wellbeing promotion and early intervention would be an advantage.

The role requires someone with proven expertise in the mental health, social and/or health sectors, cultural competence, vision, imagination and the ability to deliver in a challenging environment.

Ko wai mātou | Who we are

Te Hiringa Hauora leads and delivers innovative and high quality national health promotion initiatives. Te Hiringa Hauora is a Crown entity that works with partners including iwi, researchers and academics, community groups, public health advocates, and others who are aligned to our goals.

Te Hiringa Hauora acknowledges the special relationship between Māori and the Crown under Te Tiriti o Waitangi and is committed to recognise and respect the articles of Te Tiriti. Te Hiringa Hauora encourages and supports staff to learn and enjoy Te Reo, waiata and increase knowledge of Te Ao Māori.

Me pēhea te tono | How to apply

To apply, or to obtain a full job description and application form, please visit our website A completed Te Hiringa Hauora application form, CV and covering letter should be sent to or mailed to Vacancies, Te Hiringa Hauora, PO Box 2142, Wellington.

Applications close 5pm on Tuesday 27 October 2020.

For further information, phone Linzie Sutton, People Culture and Capability Advisor on (04) 901 0954. Please note, Te Hiringa Hauora is a smoke free organisation. All applicants should be currently eligible to work in New Zealand.


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