Are you a practice nurse, practice manager, general practitioner or senior administrator within a local general practice?
A vacancy exists for a Contracted Provider Representative to be a Trustee on the Board of Nelson Bays Primary Health (NBPH).
The Board is the governing body of Nelson Bays Primary Health, guiding the application in Nelson and Tasman of the government's vision of better primary health for all New Zealanders.
You will need :
Previous governance experience (preferred);
Financial acumen - knowledge of financial statements and balance sheets (preferred);
A current Practicing Certificate with the appropriate body (if applicable);
A good knowledge of the health sector, particularly the primary health field and an understanding of the views and aspirations of the community represented;
An ability to contribute to meetings in a fair, balanced and considered fashion;
An ability to present and convey information in a straightforward fashion;
An ability to evaluate reports, assess data and to enquire when further information is needed;
Excellent communication and relationship skills;
Demonstrated awareness of the cultural values of the community served, including local Tangata Whenua;
An understanding of the planning process - strategic plans and annual plans;
General support of other contracted providers within your sector
Payment is made for monthly meetings and other meeting attendance as required.
To apply for the position, please complete the application form and nomination form and send through with your CV to
Applications close : 3 November 2021