The Health Promotion Agency inspires all New Zealanders to live healthier lives. Our work includes leading and delivering innovative, high quality and cost effective national health promotion initiatives.
We are seeking an experienced senior researcher to join the Research team in a role that will provide high quality research, methodology and interpretation expertise and advice across the whole of HPA.
The main focus of the role is to support the mental health and wellbeing programme work. Key components of the work involved include managing internal and external research projects, contributing to the research team's dissemination and outputs, and providing research and evaluation support, advice and expertise to HPA programmes, activities and planning.
Successful candidates will have :
Specific expertise in Māori-centred or kaupapa Māori research and / or Pacific research methodologies is highly desirable for this role.
To apply for this role and for a full job description and application form please go to the vacancies page on our website www.
hpa.org.nz. Please send the completed HPA application form (below), CV and covering letter to vacancies hpa.org.nz or send directly to Vacancies, Health Promotion Agency, PO Box 2142, Wellington.
Applications close 9am on Wednesday 23 May 2018. For further information, phone Linzie Sutton, HR Assistant, on (04) 901 0954.
Please note, applicants are required to be a non-smoker and be eligible to work in New Zealand.