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Programme Coordinator, Wellington

·         Permanent position

·         Full-time

·         Wellington based

 

We are recruiting a Programme Coordinator to support our national quality improvement projects in hospitals, focusing mainly on infection prevention improvements.  This is a fantastic opportunity to build your project management expertise within a supportive and high performing team. 

This role is ideally suited to a candidate who is a self-starter, with proven organisational skills and the ability to communicate with assurance.  You will be able to work constructively and positively within our quality improvement team, which includes project managers, content and consumer engagement specialists and quality improvement experts.

The ideal candidate will have strong Microsoft Office skills, and enjoy building relationships with a wide range of stakeholders.  You will have experience in coordinating and prioritising a range of tasks, including project plans, reports, meetings and administrative tasks.  You will be confident working autonomously as well as within a team and be able to convert tasks into action and be good at closing the loop.  

Previous experience in a project support/coordination role within the health or government sector would be highly beneficial. 

The Health Quality & Safety Commission is a stand-alone Crown entity with a Board responsible to the Minister of Health. The Commission is responsible for assisting providers across the whole health and disability sector, both private and public, to improve service safety and quality and therefore outcomes for all those who use these services in New Zealand.  Read more about our values.

The position description and the application form for the role may be downloaded from our website: http://www.hqsc.govt.nz/about-the-commission/our-people/vacancies.

If you wish to discuss this role further, please contact Lisa Clyde on 021 2488 190.  Applications close Thursday, 14th March 2019.