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FAMILY | WHĀNAU SUPPORT WORKER - QUEENSTOWN BASED

Full time - permanent

At Able Minds we are dedicated to supporting and empowering tangata whaiora and their whānau affected by mental illness, addiction and suicide. As part of this our support workers encourage the whānau of tangata whaiora to promote self-care, build resilience and advocacy skills to improve their and their loved one's journey living with mental distress or addiction.
We are looking for a qualified, enthusiastic, and motivated Family|Whānau Support worker to join our team. This is a full-time permanent position based in Queenstown however, the successful candidate will be expected to travel across Queenstown Lakes, meeting families and networking.

To be successful in the role you will have an affinity for working with people from diverse backgrounds and of all ages including tamariki, rangatahi, adults and seniors and, have an ability to tailor your approach to build trust with each cohort. You will have knowledge of the Mental Health system and be apt at problem solving and advocacy. You will also be highly collaborative, connecting clients with other service providers for best outcomes. The position is one of responsibility where the highest standard of care is required including adherence to the Health and Disability Code. You will be organised, efficient at reporting and be able to work autonomously but also be a team player promoting Able Minds and its services.

A Level 4 Mental Health Certificate or a related health, social service or education qualification is desirable, a current full New Zealand Driver’s Licence is essential as to, is knowledge of Tiriti o Waitangi and being able to recognise and address cultural differences.

A current first aid certificate would be advantageous, although training can be provided to the right candidate.

Able Minds is a community based, non-profit organisation servicing the greater Otago and Southland region with offices based in Queenstown, Invercargill, Gore, Dunedin, Oamaru and Alexandra. Able Minds is an equal opportunity employer, committed to excellence in occupational health and safety and is committed to providing and maintaining a safe and healthy working environment for employees and anyone using its premises as places of work.


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Applications close – Tuesday 16 April @ 5.00pm

For further enquires contact Sarah – 021 126 1805 

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FUNDRAISNG AND MARKETING MANAGER

Full time (40 hours per week) Fixed Term Position (2 years)

Able Minds’ mission is to support tangata whaiora who are affected by mental distress or addiction and their whānau in New Zealand. Our goal is to provide individuals and whānau with the strength, skills and support they need for a better life experience at home, at work and in the community both now and into the future.
Able Minds is seeking a strategic, dynamic and motivated individual to lead its marketing and fundraising portfolio, to refocus its efficacy, expand its coverage and donor base and to deliver on key objectives.

This newly created and exciting position is central to ensuring the continued success of Able Minds by creating, driving and executing fundraising and marketing initiatives, campaigns and events, fostering strategic partnerships and stakeholder relationships, overseeing marketing budgets, drafting proposals, reports and accountabilities and managing targeted communications.

The successful candidate will have a tertiary qualification in communications, marketing, project management or similar, have at least two years in fundraising, events or project coordination, knowledge of the not-for-profit sector and experience with web design and e-communications is desirable.

The position is of a wide breadth of duties and therefore requires a multifaceted, driven and highly organised critical thinker who can troubleshoot yet has excellent interpersonal skills enabling them to relate to people from all walks of life.

An attractive base salary with incentive scheme is offered. A full New Zealand Driver’s Licence is essential. This position can be based anywhere within the Southern District and travel will be required.

Able Minds is a community-based, non-profit organisation servicing the greater Otago and Southland region with offices based in Invercargill, Gore, Queenstown, Dunedin, Oamaru and Alexandra. Able Minds is an equal opportunity employer, dedicated to work-life balance and practices. We are committed to providing and maintaining a safe and healthy working environment for employees and anyone using its premises as places of work.

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Applications close – Monday 29 April 2024 @ 9.00am
For further enquires contact Sarah – 021 126 1805 

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