A new opportunity exists to join our small leadership team to drive the transformation of services to address alcohol and other drug related arm in our communities across MidCentral.
This transformation involves introducing a system that delivers integrated care by engaging across primary, specialist and community based service providers to provide better health outcomes for people in the communities we serve.
Reporting to the Planning & Integration Lead, of Uru Rauhi the Mental Health & Addictions Cluster, we are seeking an experienced leader with a can-
do attitude for this exciting position.
making, actively supporting leadership capability improvements and enabling clinicians and teams within the cluster to make good decisions as close to the patient / client as possible
To be considered appropriate for this role, you will be able to demonstrate :
MidCentral staff enjoy wellness and benefits schemes, investment in professional development and career progression opportunities.
A competitive remuneration package is being offered as well as the opportunity to contribute to making a positive impact in the health outcomes of people in the MidCentral district as we pursue our vision of Quality Living, Healthy Lives, Well Communities’.
Situated in the lower half of the North Island of New Zealand, Palmerston North is the centre of the Manawatu region. Hosting a major university, and tertiary institution, Palmerston North is a young vibrant city with lots going on.
It is at the hub of key routes to the central North Island ski fields, and river adventures. It is less than two hours by road to the capital city, an international airport, the wine growing regions of Hawke’s Bay and Wairarapa, and is surrounded by opportunities for sports and outdoor activities.
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.
Palmerston North 4442