CDHB Team Leader Community and Public Health Greymouth

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  • 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:

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


The Team:

The team are responsible for providing community and public health services across Canterbury and the West Coast. This role specifically is based in Greymouth and working with the West Coast DHB team to enable well being and equity of outcomes for everyone on the West Coast. This role will be responsible for staff across the West Coast.


The Role:

Your days will be filled with the following:

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


Canterbury DHB 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


The Culture:

Ko ngā tāngata, te mātua mahi
Putting people at the heart of all we do

Health is ultimately all about people. What's important at Canterbury DHB is the way they care for and respect others, the responsibility taken for delivering outcomes, and going about their work with integrity.



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.

The Canterbury DHB believes that diversity and inclusion is key to ensure delivery of the best care for the diverse population. The Canterbury DHB is an inclusive and equal opportunity employer that welcomes and respects everyone.

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


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

Applications close Sunday, 24 November 2019.