The New Zealand Breastfeeding Alliance (NZBA) is a collaborative of 30 plus breastfeeding member organisations established in 1998 to promote breastfeeding in New Zealand. It is a non-profit organisation that also administers the Baby Friendly Initiative (BFI) in New Zealand. Baby Friendly is an international WHO/UNICEF programme mandated by the Ministry of Health.
We require a person with a deep understanding of Baby Friendly, excellent communication and organisational skills to join our team.
The role will include coordination of the BFHI in maternity services (BFHI).
The successful applicant requires:
- A health professional background with experience in infant and young child health; experience as a lactation consultant would be an advantage
- Familiarity in health service delivery in NZ
- Takes leadership in ensuring that an equity focus is paramount
The position is 0.5 FTE and based in Christchurch. This is a national position and the role requires some travel in NZ.
Please submit a current Curriculum Vitae and covering letter with three recent work referees via post or email to email@example.com
Applications close on Friday 5 June 2020.