Principal Advisor Public Health Wellington

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We are seeking a Public Health Medicine specialist to cover parental leave for one of our Principal Advisers, Public Health Medicine, either as a 4 month fixed term position or as a secondment.  You will be part of a team providing support to the Director of Public Health in the delivery of statutory and non-statutory public health functions. This will include participating as a member of programme and project teams to deliver public health advice and in some cases, providing professional leadership on key public health issues across the Ministry of Health, the health sector and with international authorities such as the World Health Organisation. This is a unique development opportunity to gain experience in public health policy development at a national and international level. 

This is a great opportunity for those of you who have always wondered what its like at the Ministry. "We are currently very busy with a wide range of public health policy and operational issues. Its a fantastic time to spend some time with us - no matter what stage you are at in your public health career!" 

More details and a poistion description are avaialbe on the website.

If anyone is interested or wishes to discuss do please get in touch with Caroline on her cell phone 021 840 271.  

Application Close Date 31 May 2018