Current Public Health Vacancies


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  • post your vacancy here until the application closing date

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  • 03 May 2018 11:36 AM | Anonymous

    The Mental Health Foundation (MHF) is an established charitable trust which focuses on creating a society where all people flourish: promoting positive mental health, developing supportive communities, and preventing suicide. We work to enable individuals, whānau, organisations and communities to improve and sustain their mental health and reach their full potential.

    We seek someone who can support our teams by ensuring that our broad range of campaigns and programmes are designed and delivered in line with evidence and best practice, plus are well evaluated.

    Based at our head office in Mount Eden, Auckland, this role will engage with teams across the MHF, lead and advise on projects, plus work with external researchers and evaluators who contribute to our work.

    This role requires experience in undertaking, commissioning and/or working with research/evaluation; preferably in public health, health promotion or social marketing contexts. Working with a range of people and teams, it requires an ability to interpret and translate research findings, then to make recommendations about feasible applications of evidence-informed practice.

    More information

    For a copy of the job description, person specification and application form, please email:

    human_resources@mentalhealth.org.nz using the subject line “RES18”

    If you're interested in the role please send your completed application form, CV and cover letter.

    Closing date for applications is Monday, 4 June 2018, 5pm.


  • 01 May 2018 1:49 PM | Anonymous

    Health services in Canterbury continue to transform and we have another exciting opportunity to reshape the way we operate, leading and developing Allied Health Scientific and Technical services that will sustain us well into the future.

    We have a rare opportunity due to internal movement for you to join the Executive Team of The Canterbury District Health Board and West Coast District Health Board as the Executive Director of Allied Health Scientific and Technical. You will lead and seek to redesign the delivery of integrated health care in our duel DHB model.


    Reporting to the CEO of the CDHB and WCDHB, you will work in partnership with the Board of Directors, Executive Team, Senior Leadership Teams of our major services, our Allied Health, Scientific and Technical Workforce and other District Health Boards to transform systems and develop a skilled and resourced workforce at the forefront of inter-disciplinary care. Heading a dynamic team of Clinicians, you will shine a light on Allied Health, Scientific and Technical professions ensuring their centrality in the planning, implementation and delivery of services. You will be based at our Corporate Office in the Central City but working with our services across Canterbury and the West Coast


    How to Apply

    Apply online, or to find out more information, please contact Hayley Buick, Recruitment Specialist – Allied Health, Phone: (03) 3377961 or email hayley.buick@cdhb.health.nz

    Applications are only accepted online so please visit CDHB website to complete an application.

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