Thinking of a Career in Emergency Management?
- BY Nicole Pelette
No day is the same in Save the Children’s Australian Services. We need you to lead our dedicated program teams to maximise positive impact on the lives of children and families. In this varied and challenging role, you will manage and develop our Family Connect and Support and Targeted Early Intervention programs across the Murrumbidgee area through team leadership, individual work, and group work. You will foster lasting links with the community and encourage active engagement with the services we are proud to deliver.
Save the Children is no ordinary not-for-profit.
We’re ambitious, creative and outspoken. We stand up for children’s rights. We want all children to be educated, healthy and live a life free from violence. Save the Children has been creating better lives for children in New South Wales since we opened our first pre-school in 1962.
Where you come in:
In this full time fixed-term leadership position (until end of December 2023, with potential for extension), based in Wagga Wagga (with flexibility to work from home), you will demonstrate leadership, guidance, and supervision of your team to accomplish ambitious goals for the intervention support for families and children. You’ll be part of our Australian Services team and report to our Regional Manager.
You will make an impact by:
Does this sound like you?
You’re an enthusiastic and committed leader who understands that children’s right to safety, survival, development and participation is core to the way we work. You’re active, creative and flexible in your approach to working with families and children, using a trauma-informed, strengths-based and culturally sensitive framework within communities and working with Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. You have a well-developed ability to develop and maintain partnerships with external organisations at all levels, and you can supervise, coach and mentor others with an empathetic approach.
This role requires:
Working at Save the Children is more than just a job.
In addition to a connection to social causes, you will have access to: