Vacancies

HPA's work includes leading and delivering innovative, high quality and cost effective national health promotion initiatives. HPA, Te Hiringa Hauora, is a Crown entity that works with partners including medical professionals, researchers and academics, community groups, public health advocates, industry groups and others who are aligned to its goals.


Northern Region Manager
Auckland-based

Are you passionate about minimising alcohol harm in our communities? Do you have demonstrated experience and success in working with Māori communities to build their capacity to minimise alcohol harm? Can you balance creativity and evidence to develop significant new health promotion projects that address inequity?

We are looking for a sophisticated relationship manager who can develop and maintain relationships within high-needs communities while effectively managing multi-year projects. You’ll contribute to the team’s work programme as well as your own.

This is a busy role supporting a geographical area from the central North Island to Cape Reinga, with a focus on high-needs communities. Existing networks with agencies and communities in the northern region is desirable. Regular travel and a full driver’s licence is required.

If this sounds like you and you would like to be part of a multi-disciplinary team that encourages all New Zealanders to live healthier lives apply below.

Please send the completed HPA application form (below), CV and covering letter to vacancies@hpa.org.nz or send directly to Vacancies, Health Promotion Agency, PO Box 2142, Wellington.

Applications close 9am on Monday 26 November 2018. For further information, phone Linzie Sutton, HR Assistant, on (04) 901 0954. Please note, applicants are required to be a non-smoker and be eligible to work in New Zealand.

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Research Manager
Wellington-based

Are you passionate about leading and inspiring a large research team? Do you have demonstrated experience and success in delivering high quality, useful and useable research focused on customer needs? Can you see the big picture and deliver on the technical detail needed to provide the evidence to support our programmes?

We are looking for an experienced research manager who can work well with internal and external stakeholders, and manage and support four team leaders and their staff.

This is a busy role delivering high quality research, evaluation, monitoring and advice across a range of public health issues. Your previous experience with public health or in a field related to changing attitudes and behaviour will ensure your success.

If this sounds like you and you would like to be part of a multi-disciplinary team that encourages all New Zealanders to live healthier lives apply below. 

Please send the completed HPA application form (below), CV and covering letter to vacancies@hpa.org.nz or send directly to Vacancies, Health Promotion Agency, PO Box 2142, Wellington.

Applications close 9am on Monday 3 December 2018. For further information, phone Linzie Sutton, HR Assistant, on (04) 901 0954. Please note, applicants are required to be a non-smoker and be eligible to work in New Zealand.

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