Personal Assistant

Everyone knows that Wellington is all about the three Cs – capital, culture and coffee, but not many people are aware that there’s an amazing city within this famous little capital. Lower Hutt City has great sports facilities, arts and culture, popular shopping and fast public transport to Wellington’s CBD. Nestled between two mountain ranges, and with a beautiful river running through it, this city is a truly exceptional place to be.

Regional Public Health serves the greater Wellington region, through its three district health boards (DHBs): Capital and Coast, Hutt Valley and Wairarapa and as a service is part of the Hutt Valley District Health Board. We work with our community to make it a healthier safer place to live. We promote good health, prevent disease, and improve the quality of life for our population, with a particular focus on children, Māori and working with primary care organisations.

Experienced PA sought to provide full Personal Assistant support to three senior staff within Regional Public Health; and provide professional support to Administration and Technical Officer staff.

HOW TO APPLY

For a job description and to apply, please complete an online HVDHB application form by clicking the 'Apply Now' button or through our careers website: www.healthyjobs.co.nz

Please note: We are unable to accept applications via email.

For further information on this role, please email Peter.Gush@huttvalleydhb.org.nz and indicate the vacancy number 8111165A-18 and job title in the subject line.

Applications close 25 October 2018.

Public Health Advisor - Nutrition

We have an exciting opportunity for a motivated and skilled person who is passionate about celebrating and improving Māori, Pacific and child health.

Regional Public Health is seeking someone who strives to make a positive difference to the health and well being of communities within the greater Wellington region. This will be achieved through creating supportive environments that make the healthy choice the easy choice.

Addressing and reducing the health inequities that exist in our current environment is a priority for Regional Public Health, so the successful applicant will need to have a clear understanding of the Treaty of Waitangi and the social determinants of health. We want to be leaders in creating healthy communities and we are looking for someone to join us on this journey. Your initial area of influence will be in the nutrition.

This role requires you to have a nutrition and/or public health qualification. You will have experience with delivering and/or co-ordinating nutrition programmes. We work at varying levels with a wide range of stakeholders, across our region, so an ability to develop and maintain relationships is paramount.

To be successful in this role you will be skilled at developing effective relationships with a variety of diverse communities.You will be team orientated with a can do attitude, you will be delivery driven, have a high level of computer literacy and excellent communication skills. A key aspect of the Public Health Advisor role is using health promotion approaches within a range of settings.

Improving the health and well being of Māori, Pacific whanau and communities are key priorities for Regional Public Health.If you have experience working with these communities we want to hear from you.

This is a fixed term (6 months) part time role that will start in January 2019. New graduates are encouraged to apply. Please note, you must have permanent residency or a valid long term working visa to be considered for this position.

HOW TO APPLY

For a copy of the job description and to apply, please complete an online HVDHB application form through our careers website: www.healthyjobs.co.nz

Please note: We are unable to accept applications via email.

For further information on this role, please email jennine.kaio@huttvalleydhb.org.nz and indicate the vacancy number 8111159-18 and job title in the subject line.

Applications close 25 October 2018.
Last updated 15 October 2018.