Project Manager - Fixed Term Part Time

Location: Hutt Valley DHB

Contract: Part Time, 12 month fixed term, 0.6 FTE

•Driving the transformation of the Hutt Valley Health System to achieve our vision of: Healthy People, Healthy Families, Healthy Communities
•Leading projects in clinical services and including our primary care partners and other DHBs


Hutt Valley District Health Board is looking for a project manager to drive key projects across the organisation and wider Hutt Valley health system, which includes Hutt Hospital services, primary and community care, and other DHBs.  Our organisation is committed to delivering new innovation and service initiatives that will make a positive difference to health care and the health of our population, and make the best use of limited resources.

You will be responsible for the planning and management of one or more innovation and service improvement projects. 

To be successful in this role you must have some project management experience, preferably in health and the ability to work with stakeholders from many different backgrounds.  You will be able to demonstrate excellent organisational, problem-solving, written communication and interpersonal skills, and work well in an ever changing landscape. 

You will have experience in the New Zealand health sector and working within the complexity and challenges of this environment. 
This is a fantastic health sector opportunity to extend your project management skills and experience and contribute to new and innovative health services for the population. We are not looking for ICT specialists but rather those who have a clinical background or a wider healthcare understanding.


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 our newly developed staff 'Wellness Program', 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 9112656-19 and job title in the subject line.



Fixed Term/Contract/Part Time

Job no: 9112656-19

Location: Lower Hutt, Wellington

Closing Date: Sunday, 24 November 2019