Clinical Advisor, Rural Health, Central - Commissioning

Last update 2024-02-23
Expires 2024-03-23
ID #2028794264
Clinical Advisor, Rural Health, Central - Commissioning
New Zealand, Wellington, Wellington,
Modified February 13, 2024


Clinical Advisor, Rural Health, Central - Commissioning Contribute to transforming the future of health Part-time position working up to 0.5 FTE Based in our Central Region Join Te Whatu Ora at a key time, where you will meaningfully contribute to our kaupapa of creating a more equitable, accessible, cohesive and people-centred health system.

This mahi will improve the health and wellbeing of everyone in Aotearoa, and we've got an opportunity for you to be part of it… Te whiwhinga mahi| The Opportunity We have an important role in supporting the Crown in its relationships with Maori under te Tiriti o Waitangi | the Treaty of Waitangi.

The government is committed to improving services and outcomes for Maori and strengthening the Crown's relationships with Maori.

We are responsible for designing community-based systems of care, agreeing health and wellbeing plans, executing those plans, and monitoring outcomes which then feed into the design process.

We work in partnership with our Te Whatu Ora and Te Aka Whai Ora colleagues to shape system-wide public health services across the motu.

The Clinical Advisor will work in partnership with other clinical leaders and hold critical clinical relationships both internally and externally with key sector clinical groups.

Whether in a national or regional role, the Clinical Advisor will work in a collaborative way with other system development colleagues across commissioning teams to design and implement improvements that address equity, quality, and patient safety outcomes.

This role has an important role to play in whole-of-system clinical processes.

This role is based in the Central Region, which is made up of Mid-Central, Whanganui, Capital & Coast Hutt Valley (Wellington Region), Hawkes Bay and Wairarapa.

You will need to be based in the region.

Your location can be discussed at interview stage.

As well as holding a relevant clinical professional qualification the Clinical Advisor needs to draw on experience in providing clinical governance and advice into key system and service redesign within the life course area in varied environments including: Demonstrated experience in providing advice into service design.

Demonstrated experience in providing clinical governance across clinical services.

Recognised as a senior clinical advisor, including participation in research and or other clinical learning environments.

Demonstrated experience at a leadership level for developing, maintaining, and influencing relationships and partnerships across clinicians, wider sectors and organisations including with Maori and Pacific Peoples.

The ability to compellingly communicate complex information and ideas in both oral and written communication to a range of audiences including senior management, Board and Ministers.

The ability to build and maintain strong internal and external relationships at a senior level.

Experience navigating and operating in a regulated environment, experience working constructively across functions and track record of building and maintaining the trust of all stakeholders.

Nau mai, uru mai | Come and join us When you join us, you become part of transforming the health system.

This is a once in a life-time change, which will touch the lives of everyone in Aotearoa for generations.

Our name, Te Whatu Ora, means 'the weaving of wellness'.

Whatu is the combining of people, resources, organisations, thoughts and actions for the betterment and wellbeing of all.

Whatu is also a direct reference to the pupil of the eye, and the vision required of the new entity and system.

We are working towards a system that better meets the complex demands of a growing population, addresses the persistent inequalities experienced by Maori and ensures improved access, experience and outcomes for those traditionally not well served by the system – Maori, Pacific and Disabled People.

We want to see the real you in your application and welcome the real you on board if you come and work with us.

Skills are gained across many areas of our lives, not just in formal employment.

If you can demonstrate the skills listed in the ad, but the experience was gained through whanau life, community or mahi aroha (volunteering) we encourage you to apply and share your story with us in your cover letter.

We particularly welcome applications from our diverse Maori, Pacific, disabled, and rainbow communities.

Me pehea te tuku tono | How to apply.

To view the position description and/or apply for the role, please click "APPLY NOW." For tracking and reporting purposes, all applications must be submitted through our online career portal.

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Job details:

Job type: Full time
Contract type: Permanent
Salary type: Monthly
Occupation: Clinical advisor, rural health, central - commissioning

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