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DIRECTOR of DISABILITY

Masterton, New Zealand

Reference: 5913860

Location: Wairarapa Hospital

Service: Planning & Performance

Contract: Permanent, Part time

If you have a passion for promoting inclusive and accessible healthcare services for disabled people and whanau this is the role for you!

About the role

In this role you will be responsible for leading integration of disability responsiveness at a strategic and systems level, including developing an education and training framework.

In this role it is important that you understand the framework provided by the UN Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities and the NZ Disability Strategy and how these apply within the context of health and disability service provisions.

About you

To be successful, you will also have:

  • Knowledge and experience of implementing frameworks and systemising in adult education.
  • Experience of the health sector
  • A relevant tertiary qualification in health, education and/or disability (desirable).

This is a permanent part time position working 32 hours per fortnight, actual hours and days of work to be agreed.

How to apply

For more information please contact Sandra Williams General Manager Planning & Performance 027 446 4153

Vacancy Ref # 5913860

Closing Date: 23rd May 2022

To apply for this role, please visit www.wairarapadhbjobs.co.nz where you can also obtain a copy of the job description for this role.

The DHB requires all our employees to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. This includes the booster dose within six months of receiving the second dose of initial vaccination (for some people the initial vaccination will have comprised of three doses). We are not accepting applications that do not meet this criteria.


Applications Close: 23 May 2022



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