Toi Oranga Mokopuna - Change Leader

Te Whatu Ora - Bay of Plenty

  • Permanent Part Time
  • Bay of Plenty

Toi Oranga Mokopuna - Change Leader

Permanent FTE (1.0) 40 hours per week

Whakarongo ake au ki te tangi ā te mātui. Tuī tuī tuituia. 

Whakarongo ake ai, whāia te iti kahurangi, ki te tūohu koe, me he maunga teitei. 

We are looking for courageous, passionate and driven individuals who are inspired by Te Tiriti o Waitangi and want to be part of leading a paradigm shift toward Toi Ora within Te Moana a Toi. Te Pare ō Toi is looking for a Toi Ora Change Leader to join our leadership team to implement our new strategy, Te Toi Ahorangi - Te Rautaki a Toi 2030. 

What you can expect day-to-day: 

The Toi Oranga Mokopuna will work closely with Te Pou Umanga - Business Leader of Te Pare ō Toi to play a key role in the leadership team in the ongoing monitoring of health services and undertaking of programme improvement work. This will include:

  • co-design of Toi Ora outcomes with Hauora Māori Providers and non-Māori NGO’s (External Partner Organisations) in the Bay of Plenty
  • alignment to and implementation of Te Toi Ahorangi 2030 Toi Ora Strategy Ngā Au Rangi strategic currents; and
  • enabling the vision of flourishing descendants of Toi. 

If you aspire to lead and influence system change, then this role is for you. The role reports to the Pou Umanga and will be responsible for: 

  • the development, management and monitoring of Toi Oranga Mokopuna agreements 
  • providing equity focused change and mahi tahi approaches. 
  • supporting the operational elements of Te Pare o Toi 
  • enabling effective partnering to collectively respond to the needs of Tangata Whenua / Māori communities. 

We are looking for: 

  • an experienced contracts and agreements manager, preferably those that have worked within the health contracting space 
  • ideally, an excellent influencer with >10 years health experience with proven strategic and Māori expertise. 
  • demonstrated commitment to te reo me ona tikanga, support will be provided for continued learning and application. We want to be a Te Reo Speaking team. 
  • demonstrated ability to transfer Te Aō Māori views, concepts, knowledge and practices for collective responsiveness. 
  • demonstrates high level of analytical, written, IT, oral skills and scholarship. 
  • experience working with strategic health governance groups and or iwi health boards. 
  • demonstrates, exudes and embeds behaviours consistent with He Pou Oranga Tāngata Whenua and the BOPDHB Manaakitanga value.

Te Whatu Ora – Health NZ, Hauora a Toi Bay of Plenty are committed to improving Māori health outcomes and achieving health equity for Māori through Te Tiriti o Waitangi obligations. It is essential you demonstrate an awareness of Māori indigenous rights and current issues in relation to health and health equity.

Me pēhea te tuku tono - How to Apply

You can view the position description below and to apply for the role please click “APPLY NOW.” For tracking and reporting purposes, all applications must be submitted through our online career’s portal. 

Following the update to COVID-19 Public Health Response (Vaccinations) Order 2021, to be employed with Te Whatu Ora a Toi Bay of Plenty you will be required to be fully vaccinated as a health care worker. Evidence of your vaccination status will be required at offer stage. If you do not meet this criteria, we are unable to progress your application.

Come join our team as we work to create a future where our mokopuna are raised in 

Mana Atua, Mana Tupuna, Mana Whenua, Mana Moana & Mana Tangata.



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