Programme Lead - Young People

Health Promotion Agency - Te Hiringa Hauora

  • Permanent
  • Wellington


Kia hiwa rā, kia hiwa rā
Nau mai, haere mai, whakapiri mai!
Ki a koutou ngā rangatira mā
Kia kaha, kia māia ki te tono mō ēnei 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

In this role you will be leading the Te Hiringa Hauora | Health Promotion Agency Youth Programme. This will involve both developing and delivering against organisation-wide approaches that address young people’s health and wellbeing. The role will also help build the capacity of the organisation in youth development, involving young people in our work and leverage opportunities to work with agencies and groups who share the same kaupapa. 

Te Hiringa Hauora prides itself on providing flexible working options to our staff where possible. If the location, hours, or other conditions of this advert don’t suit your requirements, please ensure you apply and talk to us about what can work for you. We do our best to work with staff to offer opportunities to make things work for them, and for us.

Ko ngā taonga kei ōu kete mātauranga | What you bring

We are looking for a passionate and experienced leader to enhance the health and wellbeing of our young people. You will have a track record of successfully achieving programme outcomes particularly with Māori and Pasifika communities and have experience managing diverse and complex projects. You will also be able to develop and gain the respect and trust of a wide range of stakeholders from iwi, community groups and to other senior leaders. Prior experience in contributing to the health and wellbeing of young people is an advantage.

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 Māori, waiata and increase knowledge of te ao Māori.

Me pēhea te tono | How to apply

To apply, and for a full job description, please go to the careers page on our website Search Jobs - Te Hiringa Hauora

Applications close at 9am on Monday 18 October 2021. For further information, phone Megan Chapman, Manager Child/Youth Wellbeing on 021 459 419. 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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