Team Leader Community and Public Health Greymouth

Westcoast DHB

 Team Leader Community and Public Health


  • Full-time permanent role based in our Greymouth Office
  • Ideally you will have experience in leading teams in the Community and Public Health space
  • Passion for Public Health, Excellent communication and relationship building skills


Our Purpose:  Why we do it

When you work with the Canterbury District Health Board, you're part of something very special. We plan, fund and deliver health services to the almost 600,000 New Zealanders that live in the Canterbury region. Our primary goal is to put people at the heart of everything we do.


The Team:  What we do

Our team are responsible for providing Community and Public Health services across Canterbury and the West Coast. This role specifically is based in our Greymouth office and working with our West Coast DHB team to enable wellbeing of outcomes for everyone on the West Coast. This role will be responsible for staff across the West Coast from the Buller region in the north to South Westland.


The Role:  Where you fit it

Your days will be filled with the following:

  • Leading our team of Health Promoters and Heath protection Officers and supporting them in their day to day activities
  • Building and maintaining effective relationships with external organisation's
  • You will be supported by our leadership who will provide guidance and oversight for staff and projects

We are looking for someone with the following traits:

  • Ability to manage diverse tasks and deliver in tight timeframes
  • High attention to detail and outstanding interpersonal skills
  • A knowledge and understanding of the West Coast community would be an advantage


Our Culture:  What matters to us

Ko Te Whatu Manawa Tangata

Putting people at the heart of all we do

Health is ultimately all about people. What's important around here is the way we care for and respect others, the responsibility taken for delivering outcomes, and going about our work with integrity.


Belonging Here:  Becoming part of our story

Being part of the Canterbury District Health Board, you will enjoy a fantastic benefits scheme, the opportunity for flexible working arrangements and ongoing focus on your career development.

If this role has sparked your interest but does not match your skills then please visit our careers website and have a look at our roles that better suit your expertise.

Apply online here, or to find out more information, please contact Simon Liddy