Safety, Quality & Risk Manager

Listed 23 days Ago
Southern Cross Healthcare

Safety, Quality & Risk Manager 

Southern Cross Hamilton Hospital 

About the role

Southern Cross Hamilton Hospital are looking for an experienced Safety, Quality & Risk Manager to join their team! This role will be responsible for leading the hospital resource team responsible for Health and Safety, Quality and Risk, Infection Prevention and Education.  

This will include developing, implementing, and maintaining hospital safety and quality systems and plans that ensure effective clinical governance and alignment with the SCH network, the hospital business plan, industry best practice, and regulatory requirements. 

The Safety, Quality & Risk Manager will collaborate closely with the General Manager and be part of the hospitals senior leadership team, to ensure the integration of quality systems, plans, and compliance practices into the SCH operating model and culture.  

To be successful you will need:

  • Healthcare qualification (e.g., Bachelor of Nursing, or other) 
  • PDRP Expert level (or working towards) 
  • A certificate in healthcare auditing  
  • A minimum of five years of recent post-graduate in surgical hospital environment 
  • Demonstrated ability in risk and quality management and improvement methodologies. 
  • Demonstrated ability to lead successful teams. 
  • The ability to analyse data and prepare reports. 
  • Excellent relationship management skills 

What we can offer you: 

  • Competitive remuneration package
  • Subsidised health insurance
  • Christmas and New Year breaks
  • Nursing Council of New Zealand approved PDRP 
  • Flexible working arrangements
  • Discounts on products and services from a range of our partners
  • Wellbeing programme
  • Employee referral bonus scheme 

About Southern Cross Healthcare

Southern Cross Healthcare is driven by a clear purpose to advance the provision of quality healthcare in Aotearoa New Zealand.  

Our people are at the core of everything we do and the care we provide. We combine the skills of more than 4,000 people, including 2,000 nurses and anaesthetic technicians working with more than 1,200 specialists, surgeons, anaesthetists, and allied health professionals. 

Together, we are one of the largest providers of healthcare in Aotearoa New Zealand and the most trusted brand in our industry.  

Our strong ‘for purpose’ organisational ethos means we don’t merely think in financial quarters, we think in generations and the decades it takes to get there. 

We are committed to providing a safe and welcoming workplace that embraces diversity. If you want to discuss your specific needs and how we can support you, please reach out to our Talent Acquisition team at 

Join us, and together, each of us can be part of something important, helping people live their best lives by reimagining healthcare. 

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