About the role
Are you a Principal or aspiring Senior Evaluator who is keen to use your skills and knowledge in health promotion and wellbeing?
We are seeking a Principal Evaluator to join our Insights (Research) and Evaluation team at Te Hiringa Hauora. Our programme of work covers a broad range of health promotion and wellbeing topics, with a clear commitment to Māori and Pacific health equity, and honouring Te Tiriti ō Waitangi.
Do you have experience managing monitoring and / or evaluation projects, and the ability to work with stakeholders to identify evaluation priorities and develop evaluative thinking capabilities?
Can you undertake quantitative or qualitative analysis and present information to tell a compelling story? Do you have experience in the health sector and of using research and / or evaluation to inform policy and practice?
And do you have research or evaluation experience with our key audiences, especially Māori and / or Pasifika, and / or applying Kaupapa Māori principles within a Crown entity context?
If you have answered 'yes' to any of the above we would like to hear from you.
Te Hiringa Hauora prides itself on providing flexible working options to our staff where possible. If the location, hours, or other conditions of this advert don't suit your requirements, please ensure you apply and talk to us about what can work for you.
We do our best to work with staff to offer opportunities to make things work for them, and for us.
Nga taonga kei roto I tou kete matauranga What you bring
The ideal candidate will be hold a PhD or postgraduate qualification in research and / or evaluation methods, public health, Māori health, health promotion and / or health science.
In addition, the ideal candidate will have significant experience working in a government agency and / or have a strong academic record.
Excellent written and analytical skills, a strong work ethic, and a strong commitment and passion to address health inequity will also be advantageous.
Ko wai mātou Who we are
Te Hiringa Hauora leads and delivers innovative and high quality national health promotion initiatives. Te Hiringa Hauora is a Crown entity that works with partners including iwi, researchers and academics, community groups, public health advocates, and others who are aligned to our goals.
Te Hiringa Hauora acknowledges the special relationship between Māori and the Crown under Te Tiriti o Waitangi and is committed to recognise and respect the articles of Te Tiriti.
Te Hiringa Hauora encourages and supports staff to learn and enjoy te Reo Māori, waiata, and increase knowledge of Te Ao Māori.
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