Kaiwhakahaere Pūtahi - Te Pūtahi Hauora me te Tiaki
Would you like to influence the direction of Health for the
benefit of our graduates and the future workforce?
Wintec is seeking a Centre Director for our Centre for Health
and Social Practice. The Centre recognises the importance of
integrated holistic health and social care and offers nationally
and internationally recognised counselling, midwifery, nursing,
physiotherapy, social work and mental health programmes, from
certificate to postgraduate level.
It is essential that you bring a commitment to Te Tiriti
partnership between Tangata Whenua and Tauiwi, to interprofessional
learning and education and to graduating students who are critical
thinkers confident to apply themselves in their places of
The Centre Director will have proven academic leadership, a
broad knowledge of the health and social service sector and an
ability to work with a range of professions. You need to have
current links to health and social service organisations and will
maintain and develop these relationships with communities and
Are you known for leadership excellence in a particular field of
practice with a research record and academic credibility? If you
are passionate about leading a team to develop and maintain
first-rate academic programme design and delivery, this role may be
the next challenge you are looking for. The successful person will
be an experienced leader with the ability to manage and lead a
large team of health and social practice professionals, work within
an established distributed leadership structure and manage a
competent, self-motivated management team. Being innovative and
having highly developed interpersonal skills along with being able
to constructively manage complex relationships is crucial.
The position requires strategic vision and a demonstrated
understanding of the tertiary vocational education context. You
would be responsible for the development of the business and
academic direction for the centre in line with Wintec's strategic
goals, investment plans, profile and business plans. The position
reports to the Dean and may involve some international travel to
develop key relationships and education opportunities.
If applicable, appointment with a further title of Associate
Professor or Professor will be considered, commensurate with
relevant academic experience.
Wintec continues to be one of the leading tertiary institutes by
keeping up with industry trends and focusing on bringing new ideas
to life. You'll be supported to stay industry connected and have
generous opportunities to develop your career.
We are innovative thinkers at Wintec, and welcome flexible