Te Tumu Whakarae mō te Hauora | Director-General of Health and Chief Executive Manatū Hauora

HG has the great privilege of leading the search for Te Tumu Whakarae mō te Hauora | Director-General of Health and Chief Executive, Manatū Hauora | Ministry of Health on behalf of Te Kawa Mataaho | Public Service Commission.

The Manatū Hauora | Ministry of Health (The Ministry) is the chief steward and kaitiaki for the New Zealand health system. As part of the health system transformation, the Ministry’s role is being refocused on strategy, policy, regulation, and monitoring the outcomes which are achieved by the system as a whole. The aim is to ensure our health system delivers for all New Zealanders and this requires a deliberate focus on achieving more equitable outcomes for Māori.

To achieve this, we are looking for a highly experienced senior leader to develop the Ministry to deliver its new role and embed its new operating model.

The role of the Director-General of Health requires a collaborative and credible leader to provide active stewardship and leadership across the health system and work collectively with strategic partners and stakeholders.

They will advise the Government on the best steps to take to maintain an effective regulatory environment and the national policy settings needed to support the delivery of the highest quality health and disability services for New Zealanders.

For further information or a confidential discussion about this position, please contact:

David Hughes
T: +64 021 286 4470
E: dhughes@hardygroupintl.com

Paul Ingle
T: +64 021 029 18623
E: pingle@hardygroupintl.com

Completed applications must be submitted Thursday, 29 September 2022 at 11:59pm. Please submit application documentation to Anna Brownjohn: abrownjohn@hardygroupintl.com