Organisation Development Advisor

  • Join a small team
  • Work with OD projects in a large organisation
  • Contribute to delivering quality healthcare in our region 

Ngā mōhiohio e pā hānga ki tēnei mahi (About this position)

Nelson Marlborough Health (NMH) is looking for experienced OD practitioner to join our organisational development team on a permanent part time basis. People are at the heart of healthcare and the OD team plays a key role in developing our people to be the best they can be. Whilst this role is based in Nelson, the position will require travel across the Nelson Marlborough district. 

This position could be worked as a 0.5FTE to 0.7FTE (i.e. 40-56 hours a fortnight), to suit the preferred applicant's availability. 

Ko wai he kaitono tōtika? (Who is an appropriate applicant?)

To be an effective OD advisor you will need a background in human resource development, organisational psychology or adult education. You will be up to date with contemporary practices in engaging employees, developing leadership and enabling a healthy organisational culture. With a clearly defined strategy for the OD team, you will be instrumental in contributing to and leading projects across a large and diverse workforce. 

You will have a track record of supporting managers and leaders to source learning and organisational development solutions that support the objectives of the organisation. Experience in leadership development and culture transformation initiatives would be advantageous. 

Ā mātou rōpū (About our team)

Nelson Marlborough Health (NMH) is the main health service provider for New Zealand’s Nelson,

Tasman and Marlborough regions, serving over 150,000 people across two main hospitals, public health and a range of community services. We provide a great place to work with professional development opportunities, job security, and workplace wellness programmes.

Etahi atu mōhiohio (More Information)

Me pehea ahau e tono ai? (How do I apply?)

If you would like to know more, contact Kimberley Anderson, OD Advisor on 03 539 3613, email  

For general enquiries please contact our recruitment team on or 03 546 1274. 

Keen to apply now, it’s easy. Please fill in our online application form. 

Ref: N20-037 

Applications close: Sunday 23rd February 2020

Permanent/Part Time

Job no: N20-037

Location: Nelson Hospital

Closing Date: Sunday, 23 February 2020