West Auckland Regional Coordinator

Parent to Parent NZ Incorporated is a registered charity with a long standing reputation of providing support and information services to families caring for children with disabilities, neurodiverse children or children with health impairments. Established in 1983, Parent to Parent currently operates nation-wide with 14 regional branches throughout NZ. Our services include Altogether Autism and Care Matters.  

The purpose of this Regional Coordinator role is to provide information to families, to organise and host support groups, courses, family events and sibling activities, and to liaise with organisations across the disability sector to provide support and information to requesting families in the Parent to Parent Auckland area.    

We are looking for an enthusiastic coordinator with exceptional people skills; someone who can manage multiple priorities, who is empathetic and highly organised. Must be able to work autonomously and manage themselves.  

 It is essential that you have:  

  •  Genuine interest in working in the not for profit sector –tell us your story 
  • Knowledge of EGL Principles 
  • Amazing communicator – both listening and speaking is a must 
  • Proven networking skills 
  • Ability to build and maintain strong relationships 
  • Knowledge of your local community, especially the disability community 
  • Knowledge of the Maori and Pasifika community in Auckland 
  • Ability to demonstrate leadership and encourage leadership from families 
  • Ability to manage a CRM system and meet reporting deadlines 
  • Attention to detail 
  • Microsoft office skills 
  • A home office or the ability to work from home 
  • Ability to travel within the region using your own car 

Please contact us at national@parent2parent.org.nz for more information and to apply.