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Interim Manager needed at Independence House

Wednesday, November 22, 2017   Posted in: Vacancies By: Administrator With tags: vacancies, management, disabilities, services

Independence House are looking for an interim Manager, for a fixed term of around 6 months. The interim Manager will report to the Board and be responsible for the day to day operational management of the Independence House complex. Key accountabilities include managing Ministry of Heath contracts, providing effective staff management, managing financials as well as stakeholder relationship management.

Independence House are accordingly seeking applications from managers with a proven track record in operational management, including completing Ministry of Health audits. Excellent communication and organisational skills, as well as problem solving skills are important for this role. Experience in the intellectual disability sector and mental health sector is essential as well as a practical understanding of Enabling Good Lives (EGL) vision and principles, including individualised funding. Applications are welcomed from Registered Nurses or other suitably qualified health practitioners.

Independence House offers services for people with intellectual disabilities. This opportunity presents an exciting challenge to make a difference and manage an organisation whose mission is “to provide the best possible service and support for our service users”.

Email your application in strictest confidence to Madeleine Hawkesby (madeleine[at] Contact Madeleine with any initial enquiries or requests for the position description (021 495 993 or madeleine[at]

Find out more about Independence House.

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