Life is acollection of small moments : meaningful moments, challenging moments, momentsto remember. At SCDHB, we want to support our people to enjoy more of themoments that matter.
Are you ready to join us?
Right now, we’relooking for a proven Leader to bring to life all of the recommendationsidentified as being the key outcomes of our comprehensive review of MHAservices within South Canterbury.
You will beinstrumental in ensuring these are fully integrated together with the prioritieswhich have been developed around strategic direction for Mental Health &Addiction Services nationally, (including Whakamaua : Māori Health Action Plan2020-2025).
In this criticalLeadership role, you will be responsible for managing significant change thisincludes being able to balance collaboration with the ability to make toughcalls when needed.
Therefore, having astrong basis of understanding and respect for clinical leadership, being ableto work alongside clinical leaders, but also to be able to challenge the statusquo is essential.
Health systemunderstanding (especially within MHA) will be a strong advantage.
You will besomeone with exceptionally strong project management skills, (who has proven successat overseeing / completing large scale projects in the past), be adept atfinancial management, can demonstrate past success with procurement of services,where this role will need to align service changes with budgets and reporting.
You’ll have theability to engage collaboratively and effectively with a wide range ofstakeholders that span the continuum of care provision across our District, andso you need to be able to quickly establish trust and credibility, while also
being outcomefocused, able to work to deliver key deliverables within agreed timeframes.
This is a rareand genuine opportunity for you to use your skills in critical thinking,problem solving and change management on a defining project which has thepotential to future proof the approach and direction that MHA services willtake locally.
If you’ve alwayswanted to prove your inspirational leadership in a critical industry such as health,this moment is yours!
Why choose South CanterburyDHB?
As one of the country’ssmaller DHBs, our people always have room to move and grow. You’ll enjoy theadvantages of a flat team structure, where processes run smoothly and there areno barriers to leadership or innovation.
On top of all that, you’llget to enjoy the fantastic Timaru lifestyle : between the beach and themountains, that long-coveted work-life balance is truly achievable here.
At SCDHB, integrity,collaboration, accountability, respect and excellence are at the heart ofeverything we do. We are a proudly diverse team, as we know a diverse andinclusive workforce achieves the best outcomes for our patients andcommunities.
If you share in these core values and bring them into every aspectof your approach to work, we can’t wait for you to join us.
Apply now - this moment isyours!
Please apply for thisvacancy online at https : / / scdhb.careercentre.net.nz
We look forward toreceiving your application directly via our Careers Site. If you have any questions regarding this roleplease contact Human Resources by phoning 03 687-2230.
Applications Close : Open2022
Aspart of our duty of care towards our patients, it is crucial that allpatient-facing staff be fully immunised. If you have made it to the laterstages of recruitment, you will be expected to produce your immunisationrecords for infection control purposes.