HEAD OFFICE  | PHONE 0800 366 648 (0800 FONO 4U)

HEAD OFFICE  | PHONE 0800 366 648 (0800 FONO 4U)

HEAD OFFICE
PHONE 0800 366 648
(0800 FONO 4U)

Careers

The Fono is a proven leader in delivering health outcomes for the people who need it the most, fostering well, safe, vibrant and informed communities. Come and be part of our journey by joining our passionate, focused and committed team as we strive together to reduce the health inequalities of communities and find innovative ways to deliver culturally appropriate services across all of our locations. Caring is our Culture and that includes caring for our team!

 

Chief Financial Officer

• Financial Planning & Management
• Commercial & Systems development
• The leader in Pacific wellbeing

The Fono

About the role

Reporting to the CEO, the Chief Financial Officer sets standards for financial, corporate and systems management throughout the organisation.   The role includes financial and other activities for The Fono’s subsidiaries and partners.

The Fono Trust (The Fono) is New Zealand’s leading and largest Pacific community owned wellbeing organisation providing primary health, oral health, public health, social services, whanau ora and training / transitions to employment via Oceania Career Academy.  It has diverse revenue streams from government, DHB and commissioning organisation contracts, patient co-payments and sales of services to the public. Effective development and management of the finances, infrastructure, systems and central services is critical to The Fono continuing to thrive and deliver increasing advantages to its beneficiaries.

About The Fono

You will be motivated to significantly contribute to wellbeing services, particularly for Pacific people through delivery of effective future thinking and sound financial and systems management at The Fono. You will have:
• Financial management and corporate services skills at a senior level
• Accountancy qualifications, with vocational experience
• Understanding of business systems, ICT developments and future pathways
• Staff management experience
• Exceptional relationship expertise
• Flexibility to adapt to fast evolving circumstances
• Record of initiative in developing innovative solutions
• Proven project management experience

About the role

For an application form, job description or further details contact Anthony 027 272 3388 or text CFO to 0212713333 with your email or respond to this advertisement and send your details – recruiter@aidmax.co.nz putting CFO in the subject line.

Manager Public Health

• Health services development
• Leading the public health team
• Making a real difference in Pacific wellbeing

The Fono Health

About the role

The Manager-Public Health and the teams reporting to the position are responsible for carrying out of health promotion duties in the community. This includes developing specific plans related to contract activities and executing and reporting on contract outcomes.

The role includes working with the COO on the development of proposals for initiatives in community health and the wider social context. Works in a close collegial manner with Practice Services Managers and Manager- Social Services on all community services matters.

This is a senior position critical to The Fono continuing to thrive and deliver increasing advantages to its beneficiaries.


About you

You will be motivated to significantly contribute to raising equity in wellbeing services, particularly for Pacific people through delivery of effective programmes and support.

You will have:

  • Experience and a relevant degree in a public health discipline
  • A sound understanding of community organisation management
  • An ability to work with our other section Managers to strengthen integrated service delivery
  • Proven project management experience
  • Demonstrated a thorough understanding of communication in every sense with good communication skills (personal, presentation, media in all forms)
  • Ability to report succinctly and accurately in written and verbal form on any
  • Staff management experience
  • An ability to develop rapport with a wide range of people

 

Find out more / apply

For an application form, job description or further details contact Anthony 027 272 3388 or text MPH to 0212713333 with your email or respond to this advertisement and send your details – recruiter@aidmax.co.nz putting MPH in the subject line.

Community Nurse – mobile

• Special RN opportunity
• Working with Pacific in-home
• Join a great team making a real difference in Pacific health

The Fono Health

About the role

The Fono is expanding its services to reach people where they live, in particular the house bound. The position of ‘Aiga Fono Care Nurse (Mobile unit) is designed to extend the clinical capability of The Fono’s medical clinic by ensuring that expert nursing and social work care is seamlessly provided in the home.

This 40 hours per week flexitime fixed term position based at The Fono Henderson is a special opportunity and requires a versatile primary health RN looking for an exciting new role. The position is fixed term because it is only funded until mid Dec by the DHB.

The Fono mobile clinic service is funded by the WDHB ‘and implements a mobile ‘fanau ola’ integrated model of care for home bound people and others who need special support (such as homeless). The aim is to improve outcomes of Pacific families facing the challenges of complex health and social needs. The service which is carried out by The Fono wellness adviser mobile team (including this position, GP, and Administration Coordinator).

You will enjoy being part of a community services team working with our clinical, public health and social services professionals.

 

About you

Key requirements:

  • Be a currently New Zealand Registered Nurse
  • Have experience in practice or community nursing
  • Value the integrated wellbeing approach to working with families
  • Believe and have genuine enthusiasm for what can be achieved by our people
  • Be computer literate
  • Have a full Drivers Licence
  • NZ permanent residency

 

About us

“Under our theme Caring is our Culture, The Fono is known for raising the standards for better delivery, collaboration and outcomes in Pasifika health and social services”              Tevita Funaki – CEO The Fono

The Fono is New Zealand’s largest Pasifika integrated health, community, social services and education organisation.  With links into all areas of Pasifika community life we have a unique ability to make our high quality, affordable health and social services conveniently available across our vibrant and multicultural city from seven locations and through outreach services.  The term “fono” is therefore particularly suitable for our identity as its meaning reflects meetings between people.

The Fono offers an expanding range of high quality primary health, dental services, public health, health support and social services to Pasifika and all who need our care.  We lead the way in developing partnerships with the community and other providers. See more on www.thefono.org

 

Find out more / apply

For an application form, job description or further details contact Anthony 027 272 3388 or text MOB to 0212713333 with your email or respond to this advertisement and send your details – recruiter@aidmax.co.nz putting MOB in the subject line.

Community Registered Nurse 

• Involving Registered Nurse opportunity
• Working with Pacific communities on the North Shore
• Join a great team making a real difference in Pacific health

The Fono Health

About the role

This 40 hours per week flexitime position based at The Fono in Northcote is a special opportunity and requires a versatile primary health RN looking for an exciting new role.

The Enua Ola Community Nurse Service is a community-based healthcare initiative. The position of Enua Ola Community Nurse will provide culturally appropriate and relevant nursing care to Pacific people experiencing a wide range of health conditions within the Enua Ola programme. This position will work in partnership with the Enua Ola Coordinator to support Pacific church and ethnic communities in North Harbour.

You will enjoy being part of a community services team working with our clinical, public health and social services professionals.

About you

Key requirements:

  • Be a currently New Zealand Registered Nurse
  • Have experience in practice or community nursing
  • Value the integrated wellbeing approach to working with families
  • Believe and have genuine enthusiasm for what can be achieved by our people
  • Be computer literate
  • Have a full Drivers Licence
  • NZ permanent residency

 

Find out more / apply

For an application form, job description or further details contact Anthony 027 272 3388 or text EON to 0212713333 with your email or respond to this advertisement and send your details – recruiter@aidmax.co.nz putting EON in the subject line.

Family Start Worker

• North Shore and West Auckland
• Exciting Family Work opportunity
• High needs families with newborns

The Fono

About the role

If you are looking for an opportunity to make your mark with the leading Pacific health and social services organisation and have the right blend of expertise and enthusiasm this could be your ideal role. These 40 hour per week positions based in Northcote and Henderson are a special opportunity requiring a versatile social / family worker looking for an exciting new role.

Family Start is a free service for parents and caregivers who are facing challenges which are making parenting harder. The Family Start Worker’s role is to support families to become more confident with their parenting and to improve their overall social, education and health aspirations.

About you

You will have a real wish to make a difference in your community with young families, have the right expertise and have suitable experience in working with Pacific peoples.

Key Requirements:

• Value the Family Start approach to working with families
• Know how to access community resources for families
• Be trained in ‘Parents As First Teachers’ or willing to be trained
• Level B social work qualification preferred
• Fully computer literate
• Have a full Drivers Licence

About us

“Under our theme Caring is our Culture, The Fono is known for raising the standards for better delivery, collaboration and outcomes in Pasifika health and social services” Tevita Funaki – CEO The Fono

The Fono is New Zealand’s largest Pasifika integrated health, community, social services and education organisation. With links into all areas of Pasifika community life we have a unique ability to make our high quality, affordable health and social services conveniently available across our vibrant and multicultural city from seven locations and through outreach services. The term “fono” is therefore particularly suitable for our identity as its meaning reflects meetings between people.

The Fono offers an expanding range of high quality primary health, dental services, public health, health support and social services to Pasifika and all who need our care. We lead the way in developing partnerships with the community and other providers. See more on www.thefono.org

 

Find out more / apply

For an application form, job description or further details contact Anthony 027 272 3388 or text FSW to 0212713333 with your email or respond to this advertisement and send your details – recruiter@aidmax.co.nz putting FSW in the subject line.

The Fono Head Office
Level 2, 6 Alderman Drive
Henderson, Auckland 0612
P: (09) 267 6331

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