Well Homes Programme Coordinator

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ABOUT THE ROLE

Do you want to lead an inspiring and successful housing programme focused on improving whānau health, which sits within a public health organisation. We are seeking an experienced programme coordinator who will strive to make a positive difference to the health and wellbeing of communities within the greater Wellington Region.

To be successful in this role you will have proven project management skills and experience engaging at a strategic level, across a wide range of stakeholders. You will be team orientated, have a can do attitude, a high level of computer literacy, excellent data analysis and communication skills.

Well Homes is a housing coordination and intervention service working in Capital and Coast (CCDHB) and Hutt Valley District Health Board (HVDHB) areas, and is a contracted provider of the Ministry of Health Healthy Housing Initiative for the Wellington region. Tu Kotahi Māori Asthma and Research Trust, Sustainability Trust, He Kāinga Oranga, and Regional Public Health form the partnership delivering this housing programme.

Improving the health and wellbeing of Maori, Pacific Peoples’ and children are key priorities for Regional Public Health. If you have experience working with these communities, we want to hear from you.

HOW TO APPLY

For further information on this role, please email please contact Gail O’Leary on 04 570 9202 or at gail.oleary@Huttvalleydhb.org.nz and indicate the vacancy number 9112557-19 and job title in the subject line. Information is also available on our Regional Public Health website.

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.

Applications close Monday 28 October 2019.

Public Health Advisor - Tobacco, Alcohol and Drugs

ABOUT THE ROLE

This role is in the Tobacco, Alcohol and Drugs Team. You will carry out health promotion activities, assessments, inquiries and enforcement relating to Liquor License applications under the Sale and Supply of Alcohol Act 2012, and the Smokefree Environments Act 1990.

You’ll have excellent inquiry, negotiation and presentation skills, be comfortable undertaking monitoring activities, and initiating enforcement action including evidence gathering, and writing Briefs of Evidence and presenting at hearings.

You’ll also be a polished written and oral communicator, able to present your work in crisp, simple language to a variety of audiences.

SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE

Previous experience and knowledge of the Sale and Supply of Alcohol Act 2012 and the Smokefree Environments Act 1990. (desirable)

  • Health Protection Officer designated or previous enforcement experience in other sectors (desirable)
  • A degree in Public Health or other relevant topic (desirable)
  • Knowledge of delivering, facilitating and / or co-ordinating health promotion programmes, campaigns and projects

BENEFITS

We offer a supportive workplace culture with a commitment to your on-going professional development. This includes; a comprehensive orientation programme, training and study opportunities, and peer support.

Staff benefits include our newly developed staff 'Wellness Program', discounts from many companies throughout the region, and use of our onsite gym.

HOW TO APPLY

For further information on this role, please email Jem.Pupich@huttvalleydhb.org.nz and indicate the vacancy number 9112344-19 and job title in the subject line.

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.

Applications close Wednesday 30 October 2019.

Last updated 16 October 2019.