Operations Manager
Taranaki District Health Board
New Plymouth, NZ
4d ago

Population Health Services

Temporary, 12 months

  • Do you want to make a real difference to the health and wellbeing of our local population?
  • We are looking for a dynamic and enthusiastic Operations Manager who will provide leadership and operational management to the Taranaki DHB Public Health Unit (PHU).

    The Operations Manager is responsible and accountable for :

  • operational management of the Unit and will manage the team leaders and professional and clinical subject matter experts in Public Health
  • driving high performance in the Taranaki Public Health Unit and support service sustainability during COVID-19; and
  • ensuring Public Health service delivery is sustainable, effective, efficient, equitable and high quality.
  • The Operations Manager is expected to maintain a high level of awareness of national developments within COVID-19 and Public Health, advising the GM Planning, Funding & Population Health on actions required to respond to national changes as required.

    The ability to implement effective systems for measuring and monitoring service quality, effectiveness and contractual compliance is important, as is building key alliances and partnerships to plan and implement programmes and services that share goals and priorities.

    You will Investigate opportunities for new or enhanced services, prepare the business cases, identify risks to develop mitigation strategies.

    To be successful in this role, you’ll need an understanding of and a proven ability in related areas :

  • A tertiary qualification in a health-related field or management
  • At least three years Senior Management experience within the health sector
  • Understands Māori health issues relevant to iwi and Māori in Taranaki
  • Understands health sector strategy and plans, and Māori models of health
  • Effective planning and project management skills
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