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Mackenzie basin, South Canterbury

High Country Health Ltd, Twizel

About the Company

High Country Health Ltd is the Company operating the Twizel Medical Centre – a remote, rural, Community-owned practice, delivering Primary Healthcare and Emergency/Afterhours and District Nursing services. The busy practice caters for an enrolled population and visitors to the region, with a dynamic and dedicated team of health professionals.

About the Role

The Operations Manager will lead the day-to-day business of the clinic,  reporting to the Board of Directors. Working closely with staff, contractors and allied Health Professionals, the Operations Manager will ensure an efficient, sustainable, equitable and professional level of service. 

Direct responsibilities include:-

·       staff management, 

·       employment documentation, 

·       administration of service contracts, 

·       compliance and quality improvement, 

·       policy and business planning, 

·       facilities management.

About You

The Operations Manager is an integral role in the practice requiring an experienced leader, skilled in change management, people leadership, IT systems, service delivery and preferably (although not essential) with experience in the health sector.

Advantages of the Role

Become part of our highly skilled and supportive team who genuinely care for the health and wellbeing of our close, rural community. 

Be a part of the development of future services and growth of our essential health services.

Direct report to the Board enables the candidate to gain governance and strategic planning skills. 

Flexible hours with working from home options for a proportion of the week.

Contact Details

Enquiries to:,nz

Applications close: 30 March 2023