Programme Support Officer

The Central Bowel Screening Regional Centre consists of a small team tasked with supporting DHBs in our region to implement the National Bowel Screening Programme being rolled out by Ministry of Health. 


We are looking for an administrator extraordinaire!  Someone who will step in and step up when needed, prepared to take on any admin or support tasks.

No two days will be the same.  Activities will vary from meeting bookings, agenda, and minutes; co-ordination and supporting Hui, Fono or events; stakeholder engagement and communications support, assistance with collating reports, presentations and other documents. 

This would ideally suit someone with some basic project support or coordination type experience, or wanting to move into this area.

This role will involve a wide range of project and quality type work to: 

  • support the implementation of the Central - Bowel Screening Regional Centre (BSRC)
  • support the Central DHBs, PHOs and key stakeholder organisations in their planning and implementation of bowel screening services
  • develop, support and share continuous quality improvement activities across the region and nationally

This is a 0.5 FTE Fixed term contract until Nov 2019 (with the possibility of extension). 


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 use of our onsite gym. 


Please complete an online HVDHB application form by clicking the 'Apply Now' button or through our careers website:  Please note: We are unable to accept applications via email.

For further information on this role, please email and indicate the vacancy number 8111273-18 and job title in the subject line.

Fixed Term/Contract/Part Time

Job no: 8111307-18

Location: Lower Hutt

Closing Date: Sunday, 25 November 2018