Service Manager General
IHC New Zealand
Bay of Plenty, Gisborne, NZ
5d ago
  • Rewarding career opportunity to make a difference to the lives of people living in your community.
  • Responsive and supportive team who are genuinely passionate about the work that we do.
  • Based at our IDEA Services Tauranga branch, located in Mt Manganui.
  • A truly rewarding management opportunity is currently available for a Service Manager (General) to provide supportive management while building on the strengths of Support Workers who provide support services to people in the community with intellectual disabilities.

    You will bring experience in creating a positive and inclusive team environment, and the drive to build strong relationships with the people we support and their families to ensure individual needs and wants are achieved.

    You will have previous people management experience (within the Health and Disability sector would be preferred but not essential) as well as a genuine desire to make a positive difference to people's lives.

    A can-do attitude and hands-on approach with the resilience to work positively within a changing environment are essential to ensuring your success as a Service Manager.

    Reporting to the Area Manager, you will be working alongside other Service Managers and a skilled Regional / National team who are dedicated to the continuation of a supportive and collaborative work environment.

    Due to the nature of our services, it is essential that you be available between Monday-Friday (6 : 30am-7 : 30pm), and weekends (6 : 30am-2 : 30pm), as well as other core hours with on-call requirements on a rotational basis covering 80 hours per fortnight.

    You will bring :

  • Passion for the services provided by IDEA Services and the people we support.
  • A relevant tertiary qualification.
  • People management experience, including HR practices related to people management.
  • Previous experience in delivering required outcomes within a high-pressured and changing environment.
  • Demonstrated experience in developing a highly functional and positive team environment.
  • The ability to work within a supportive team environment and a 'can-do' attitude.
  • We offer you :

  • A rewarding management opportunity work for a meaningful cause with an established not-for-profit organisation that provides support services to people with intellectual disabilities.
  • Welcoming, supportive, and collaborative team environment.
  • Starting salary of $69,659 - $73,069 per annum plus a work vehicle, phone and laptop.
  • A collaborative and inclusive organisational culture with a focus on our people's wellbeing.
  • Ongoing learning and development opportunities including a Leadership Qualification that we will support you through and meet the cost of fees.
  • As part of the selection process, you will be required to upload a Cover Letter that outlines your previous people management experience, and motivation to apply for this position.

    About IDEA Services

    IDEA Services supports adults of all ages with intellectual disabilities to live in their own homes and enjoy life as part of their communities.

    We are New Zealand's largest provider of services to people with intellectual disabilities and their families.

    Our services are founded on IHC's utter commitment for people with intellectual disabilities to have a good life and to be valued contributors to and members of their own community.

    IDEA Services is a wholly-owned subsidiary of the IHC Group is made up of our charitable programmes and three wholly-owned subsidiaries, committed to supporting people with intellectual disabilities to lead satisfying lives in the community and to providing housing and tenancy services to people in need.

    The IHC Group is committed to Te Tiriti o Waitangi and actively seek a diverse applicant pool. We encourage candidates of all backgrounds to apply.

    We welcome all kinds of diversity and the different perspectives such diversity brings to our work. Applicants must have the legal right to work in New Zealand.

    Advertising Contact : Stephanie Parker (Area Manager) 027 838 9176

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