MidCentral DHB requires ALL its employees to be vaccinated against COVID-19. To comply with the current Health Order, applicants must be doubled vaccinated for COVID-19 no later than 1 January 2022.
We are not accepting applications that do not meet this criteria. MidCentral District Health Board actively seeks Māori into our workforce to reflect the community we serve.
Pae Ora Paiaka Whaiora Hauora Māori Directorate has an exciting opportunity for a Pae Ora Facilitator Coordinator position.
This role is a leadership role that coordinates the day to day functions of the Pae Ora Whānau Care Team Facilitators and undertakes projects that help create system changes for whānau Māori through applying whānau experiences and stories as levers of change.
The Pae Ora Facilitator Coordinator partners with the Kaiaraara Whānau Ora Link nurse to coordinate whānau ora practice within the wards and service areas and in doing so, ensures that we consistently cast a holistic wellbeing lens over our work with whānau.
This is a key role in embedding new and current practice within hospital services. Pae Ora Facilitators are the first point of contact and whānau engagement for whānau accessing kaupapa services.
Collectively in partnership with the Pae Ora Whānau Care team leadership whānau wellbeing journeys are tracked and their experience and outcomes are a reflection of sound whānau centred practice.
These roles are part of the Pae Ora Paiaka Whaiora responsible for lifting the level of culturally relevant care. Facilitating, assisting and supporting seamless pathways for whānau from primary care, through hospital services and back out to the community.
MidCentral District Health Board is committed to ensuring that children and young people are safe from abuse and harm. As part of our commitment to children and young people, and in line with the Vulnerable Children Act 2014, appointment to positions that involve regular or overnight contact with children will include worker safety checks.
These checks are in addition to the requirement to have a satisfactory police clearance. Further information will be provided to shortlisted candidates.
More information about the Vulnerable Children Act 2014 is available from the Ministry of Vulnerable Children website.
MidCentral District Health Board employs more than 2500 staff at Manawatu, Palmerston North, Tararua and Horowhenua and Otaki districts.
Palmerston North Hospital is a 350 bed secondary hospital, which services an urban population of 80,000 and a total population catchment of 168,000.
In addition, the hospital is a teaching hospital, and is associated with both Auckland and Otago medical schools.
Palmerston North is a major university city and is at the hub of key routes to the central North Island ski fields, and river adventures.
Wellington the capital city, is only a two hour journey by road, as are the wine growing regions of Hawke's Bay and Wairarapa.