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POSITION AVAILABLE: Family Service Centres Manager

LOCATION: FAMILY SERVICE CENTRES - Papakura & Takanini
HOURS: FULL TIME

About Us

Great Potentials Foundation is a charitable trust for the promotion of education and parental support. We are in communities supporting them to unleash the potential of their children and young people at key transition points in their lives. Our purpose is helping children, young people and families towards brighter futures.We do this through life-changing programmes we develop, establish and manage including HIPPY, MATES and two Family Service Centres (Takanini and Papakura). Our Papakura centre was the first in the country and both centres deliver integrated social services and early childhood education including the HIPPY programme.

About the role

The role of Family Service Centres Manager is critical to leading our skilled and experienced staff in the delivery of a range of services within these two communities and is a great opportunity to utilise your management skills in a  For Purpose environment. 

Reporting to the Chief Executive and based across the two centres, the role has a full range of general management responsibilities including HR and financial management, service quality and delivery, facilities management,  business development and stakeholder relationship management. This is an exciting opportunity to build upon what has already been achieved. 

The successful candidate requires:
  • Tertiary level qualifications in a related field eg management, education, health or social services, community development
  • Minimum of 5 years of senior management experience, preferably  within a community based Not for Profit
  • An understanding of and experience with quality service delivery and risk management
  • High-level problem solving, judgement and decision-making skills
  • Experience leading a range of professional and support staff
  • A commitment to developing and utilising research and evidence-based practice
  • Strong relationship management skills
  • A current driver's licence and clean police check

Find out more and apply via the SEEK website; Applications close at 5pm on Friday 21 August.

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PENROSE OFFICE

We currently do not have any job vacancies at our Penrose Office but will advertise any future positions on Seek.


MATES MENTORING

We are looking for University students in Auckland who want to become a MATES Mentor for 2020. MATES mentoring is a paid part-time position, during the school year.

Find out more about becoming a MATES mentor:

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HIPPY NZ TEAM

Enquires about available HIPPY coordinator and tutor roles can be made via the HIPPY Coordinators in each location.

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