Advocacy Education Manager

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Innovative Advocacy Education Manager needed in Wellington, up to $100,000 salary, lead Community Liaison team for inclusivity and empowerment of individuals with intellectual disabilities.

Job title
Advocacy Education Manager
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Wellington Central, Wellington
Community Services & Development
Full time


Competitive salary of up to $100,000!
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Permanent, full-time position!
Based in Wellington
Competitive salary of up to $100,000, depending on experience!

Mō te tūnga | About the role

We are seeking an innovative, energetic, and experienced Advocacy Education Manager to lead our Community Liaison team. As the Advocacy Education Manager, you will play a pivotal role in raising awareness, facilitating self-advocacy, and building capacity among individuals with intellectual disabilities and their families and whanau. You will lead efforts to promote inclusivity, accessibility, and empowerment within our society.

Ngā pūmanawatanga ōu | What you will bring

Advanced understanding of intellectual disabilities and the multifaceted challenges encountered by both individuals and their families, demonstrating a nuanced comprehension of their needs and concerns.
Extensive experience and expertise in Empowerment Advocacy coupled with a steadfast commitment to promoting social justice, fostering an environment where the voices of individuals with intellectual disabilities are heard, respected, and empowered.
Proficient presenter and educator adept at designing and implementing tailored programs, activities, and events that resonate with diverse audiences, effectively disseminating crucial information and fostering inclusive environments.
Exceptional communication and interpersonal skills honed through experience, enabling seamless interaction with individuals possessing varying communication abilities, thereby ensuring effective advocacy and support.
Proven track record of inspiring and motivating individuals to embrace self-advocacy, leveraging a combination of empathy, encouragement, and empowerment strategies to instil confidence and autonomy.

Nōu te rourou | What's in it for you?

Enjoy a flexible working environment, including the opportunity to work from home one day a week, offering a healthy work-life balance. This role will be in the community, front facing and training, it won't be practical for them to work from home two days a week I want them out and about.
Join an energetic and dedicated Advocacyteam led by approachable and supportive management, emphasising your professional development.
Access staff benefits, including insurance coverage after two years of service and attractive employee discounts at recognized brands like Specsavers and Jett's.
Be a part of a rewarding opportunity to work for a meaningful cause with an established not-for-profit organisation, providing crucial support services to individuals with intellectual disabilities.

Mō mātou | About us

The ABC 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.

ABC Group is an accredited Immigration AEWV employer.

Me pēhea te tuku tono | How to Apply

The ABC 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.

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