Project Manager COVID-19 Immunisation Programme
Southern region : Otago / Southland / Central Otago
Here at the Southern DHB we have two opportunities for a Project Manager role as part of our Covid-19 Vaccination roll-out across the Southern region.
About the Opportunity
The purpose of this role is to work within the Covid-19 Vaccination Immunisation Programme to support providers in increasing uptake of the Covid-19 vaccine and all immunisations across the district.
The project manager will use data to develop plans and work with communities and providers to ensure equity in access to Covid-19 immunisations across the Southern region.
The role will have a key focus on improving rates within Māori and Pacifica populations, aged residential care, disability centres, mental health residential, rural and urban centres, and vulnerable communities.
This role shall work closely with the COVID-19 Vaccination programme team, WellSouth PHO team and other SDHB departments for Immunisation roll-out.
Specifically, this role shall be responsible for :
This is a full-time fixed term position however hours of work can be negotiable for the right candidate.
We are seeking a Project Manager who is able to hit the ground running as part of our Project Management team dedicated to the successful roll-out of the Covid-19 Vaccination to the Southern District region (from Oamaru to Stewart Island).
Preferably the successful candidate will be able to start in this role from mid-late June 2022.
Requirements for the role :
The Southern DHB has the largest regional coverage of all the New Zealand health boards, providing services to 350,000 people in diverse communities across a huge geographical area.
We take pride in all the services we provide and our aim is to improve, promote and protect the health of our region. Our customers patients, staff and communities - are at the forefront of everything we do.