Wellington Central, WellingtonPart-timeWhether you’re working in mental health or have an appreciation of the challenges, it’s a hot topic in health right now with an increased level of government focus.
Supporting Families in Mental Illness’ (SFNZ), has been on the frontline for more than 40 years, bringing high quality and effective services to support the journey to wellness for people whose lives are affected by mental distress.
The registered charity’s members have recently merged to bring a more structured national focus to their services creating a unique opportunity for you to bring the people and the organisation together to lead them into growth.
We’re looking for a creative and strategic influencer who can develop the vision and a plan to bring everyone on the journey including the MOH, DHB’s and organisations working in mental health to raise the profile of SFNZ and the difference a family and social network approach can make for those with lived experience, their families, whanau and communities.
The scope to positively impact mental health in New Zealand is considerable as you apply your growth mindset and political savvy to everything from funding strategies and programme delivery to public relations and stakeholder engagement at both grass roots community and government levels.
someone achievement focused who can move in and out of detail and high-level thinking to solve problems, make timely decisions and move your four regional teams towards success.
This totally committed team will also value your inspiring leadership style and genuine interest in their development.This role offers you an unusual mix, of challenge, giving back and lifestyle balance with its flexible, part-
time hours, minimal travel and a salary that matches your experience. You can base yourself in Auckland or Wellington, though the latter would be preferable for building those high-
level stakeholder relationships.If you’re passionate about making a difference to mental health in New Zealand and helping an amazing organisation increase its ability to do good work, apply online to Annie O’Keefe today.
Applications close 20th July.BH-7833