Vacancy: Director, ACROSS Te Kotahitanga O Te Wairua, Palmerston North (Closes 25th October 2019)

ACROSS Te Kotahitanga O Te Wairua is a leading social service community organisation in Palmerston North; we support the wellbeing of children and their family / whānau in our community and provide social work support, counselling services and parenting programmes.

We are looking for someone to lead our organisation and work with our staff and Board; the role is varied and there is opportunity to expand our networks and our work in the community – we need someone to manage ACROSS who will;

  • Be a strong and visible leader who engages and motivates staff
  • Foster best practice in case management
  • Identify opportunities to grow the organisation in the right direction
  • Build strong relationships and make good decisions.

Ideally you will have knowledge and experience of;

  • Community development
  • Management within a community/not for profit environment
  • Kaupapa Māori services and tikanga Māori
  • Managing competent, well trained team
  • Financial management and contract reporting

An appropriate qualification to work in our sector and/or in a management role is required.

For more information and/or an application form and job description email Graeme Munford gmunford@across.org.nz

Completed application forms, together with a CV should be posted to:

Board Chairperson
PO Box 1140
Palmerston North

Applications close 25 October 2019.