Pou Tikanga

Ka tika a muri, ka ora a mua

If the right support is given from the back then the work of those at the front will be successful


Reporting to the Director Maori Health, this role will focus on the delivery and facilitation of Cultural Safety Training to our Hutt Valley DHB staff.

The key to your success will be your ability to deliver training and appropriate learning. Your previous track record in engaging hearts and minds through teaching and learning, working collaboratively, being creative, and nurturing people's desire to be more culturally responsive and safe, will set you up for success.


Hutt Valley DHB covers the Te Awakairangi area – the Hutt Valley— and serves over 146,000 people.

Our District Health Board covers both Upper Hutt City and Hutt City. We are a 270 bed hospital and we provide most secondary services, as well as being the tertiary centre for regional plastic, maxillofacial and burns services, the regional rheumatology and school dental services and the greater Wellington public health and breast screening services.

Our vision is to make the Hutt Valley a healthy place for whānau and community to connect, grow, live, learn, work and play. We want all our whānau and communities to realise their wellbeing.


We offer a supportive workplace culture with a commitment to your on-going professional development. This includes; a comprehensive orientation programme, training and study opportunities, and peer support.

Staff benefits include discounts from many companies throughout the region and an onsite gym. Our Café Stat also makes great coffee!


If you are excited as we are by this new opportunity and ready to roll your sleeves up and work alongside

others to help them grow, please complete an online HVDHB application form by clicking the 'Apply Now' button or through our careers website: www.healthyjobs.co.nz  Please note: We are unable to accept applications via email.

For further information on this role, please email recruitment@huttvalleydhb.org.nz and indicate the vacancy number 9112709-19 and job title in the subject line.

Permanent/Full Time

Job no: 9112709-19

Location: Lower Hutt

Closing Date: Friday, 10 January 2020