AH22-276 Kai Hāpai – Nga Wānanga o Hine Kōpu (1.5FTE, 3 years fixed term)

Te Whatu Ora Te Tai Tokerau

  • Fixed Term
  • Northland

Are you seeking that role with real impact and meaning? Would you like to see the tangible outcome of your work, in your community, every day? At Northland DHB, we’re driving health equity for Te Tai Tokerau, and we want you to be a part of our diverse and passionate whānau.

Northland DHB is committed to Te Tiriti o Waitangi and holds stewardship for equitable health outcomes for Māori as Tāngata Whenua as the highest priority.

Right now, we have an exciting opportunity for you to join our team in a supporting role, working with hapū māmā and whānau with young tamariki who are connected to Mental Health and Youth services and supporting them and their whānau to attending Ngā wānanga O Hine Kōpu, Te Ara Ora and Whāia Te Ora.

There are three 0.5 FTE positions available working 20 hours per week, one for each base location - Whangārei, Mid North & Kaitaia. This is on a three-year fixed term ending 28 June 2025.

This role will work closely with service providers and community partners to promote, develop, and initiate health promotion activities as well as deliver the necessary resources and services to wāhine hapū and whānau with young tamariki Māori across Northland.

The successful person will have

  • Evidence of ability to work collaboratively across Maori and mainstream health and social services.
  • Experience in working / and or participation in Wānanga approach to sharing information
  • A full Clean drivers’ licence
  • Completed or working toward Health and Wellbeing certificate Level 4 or above. 

A demonstrated strong commitment to improving Māori health outcomes through uplifting the health of wāhine hapū and māmā are essential.

A career with Northland DHB will see you action meaningful change in the region we love, and in your professional development – all whilst enjoying everything the stunning North has to offer. You really can enjoy the best of both.

Our people live our Values:

Tangata I te tuatahi People First - People are central to all we do

Whakaute (tuku mana) Respect - We treat others as they would like to be treated

Manaaki Caring - We nurture those around us, and treat all with dignity and compassion

Whakawhitiwhiti korero Communication - We communicate safely, openly and with respect to promote clear understanding

Taumata teitei (hirangi) Excellence - Our attitude of excellence inspires success, competence, confidence and innovation

Vacancy No: AH22-276

Closes: 16 August 2022



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