Noho Āhuru - Kaihono

Part-Time – 0.5FTE – 20 hours per week


He kōrero mō mātou | About Us:

Te Puna Manawa HealthWEST is a Māori Provider Partner committed to providing effective and efficient health services. We are passionate about improving health outcomes in the Waitematā and Auckland district by delivering free, accessible, innovative community and primary health services focusing on Māori, Pacific, tamariki, rangatahi, whānau and other high-needs populations

He kōrero mō te tūranga | The Role:

We are recruiting for a new role – Kaihono – to support the generation of leads and provide referrals to the Noho Āhuru – Healthy Homes programme.  This position will take a key role in designing and building a pipeline of leads to connect in with the community, distribute information to organisations and front-line staff who are supporting pēpi and pregnant māmā’s in the Te Toka Tumai and Waitemata regions.   This part-time role will be primarily based in Henderson

He kōrero mōu | About You:

Ideally you will have extensive knowledge and experience in the Health and Social Sector, including a sound understanding about the Healthy Homes initiative.  As well as having vast experience in stakeholder engagement and relationships, you will also be able to work and communicate effectively with a range of cultures, particularly Māori and Pasifika.

What you'll bring to the role:

  • Skilled community worker with solid networking experience
  • Proven interpersonal skills and the ability to influence and communicate with a wide cross-section of people
  • Experience working within Kaupapa Māori environment
  • The ability to maintain confidentiality and discretion in all work 
  • Full Driver Licence
  • Personal attributes – passionate, energetic, committed, dependable

Ko tā mātou mahi | We Offer:

  • Competitive salary
  • Ongoing support for training and professional development
  • Full orientation and induction
  • Friendly and welcoming atmosphere
  • Passionate and dedicated team
  • Social Club

Tikanga haumaru | Safety Checking:

Te Puna Manawa is committed to the application of the Children’s Act 2014 and its intent to improve the safety of all children. Safety checking for employment will be required for this role.

Me pēhea te tono | How to Apply:

If you think this is the role for you, please forward your CV, cover letter to  today. 

For a job description - please click here.

Closing date:  12 July 2024 – 5pm

Please note this role may be filled prior to the closing date, should a suitable applicant be found.

You must be eligible to work in New Zealand to be considered for this position.

Te Puna Manawa is committed to a fair recruitment process in accordance with equal employment opportunity principles.