Quality Coordinator - Mental Health

Mental Health, Addictions & Intellectual Disability Service (MHAIDS) is looking for a well organised and enthusiastic health professional with experience in quality assurance and development. Reporting to the Quality and Risk Manager, you will facilitate continuous quality improvement and risk management activities across MHAID Service.

The Quality Coordinator will support the Service in the delivery of the quality agenda, the development of quality improvement and risk management capability in services, the provision of timely data, reporting and coordination services as appropriate.



  • Have completed a postgraduate qualification
  • Understanding of customer service, quality and service improvement
  • Knowledge of  risk management processes and planning approaches
  • A sound understanding of performance and reporting frameworks
  • Demonstrated research and practice development
  • Holds a relevant Health Professional registration with a recognised professional body and current annual practicing certificate, desirable
  • Demonstrated specialist clinical skills,  desirable



Capital and Coast DHB (CCDHB) is located centrally in Wellington and has over 6000 full-time equivalent staff, making us one of the major employers in the Wellington region. CCDHB operates two hospitals – Wellington Regional Hospital in Newtown and Kenepuru Hospital in Porirua – as well as the Kapiti Health Centre at Paraparaumu.

The Mental Health, Addiction and Intellectual Disability Service (MHAIDS) spans three DHBs - Wairarapa, Hutt Valley and Capital and Coast DHB’s and includes local, regional, and national services. The local MHAIDS services are provided from multiple sites within the 3DHB sub-region – greater Wellington, Hutt Valley and Wairarapa.

Here at CCDHB we embrace diversity and welcome applications from people of all gender identities, ages, ethnicities, sexual orientations, disability and religions. A workforce that is diverse and inclusive means that we are better positioned to understand and serve our community.

CCDHB is a pro-equity Health Organisation, with a particular focus on Māori and Pacific Peoples.

CCDHB provides a range of specialist services including neurosurgery, oncology, neonatal intensive care and community-based services including district nursing, rehabilitation services, social work, alcohol and drug services, and home support services to a population of around 900,000 people.


Applications will not be accepted via email. All candidates applying for any of our current vacancies must complete an online application form by clicking the 'Apply Now' button. Any queries please email Jayne.Coombes@ccdhb.org.nz


Permanent/Full Time

Job no: AHMH48-20

Location: Hutt Valley, Kenepuru Hospital/Porirua, Porirua Community, Wellington Community, Wellington Hospital

Closing Date: Sunday, 12 July 2020