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Assistant Director Child, Youth & Families QLD

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Organisation : OzChild

Location : Queensland Region (Toowoomba)

Work Type : Full-time

Sector : Children, Families, Youth & Young People

Salary Type : Annual Package

Application Closing Date : 11 May, 2018

About the Role

Interested in building something from the ground up, engaging with stakeholders, growing program reach and profile, and genuinely making a difference to the lives of vulnerable children?

Based in Toowoomba, the role offers plenty of autonomy and scope to make your mark and create a legacy. Working closely with the National Executive Director of Services, you will be responsible for leading the implementation and identification of new services into Queensland; identifying, developing and managing collaborative relationships and partnerships with Queensland government departments, agencies and external service providers; and recruiting, leading and supporting a small team to deliver a high quality, evidence-based program, alongside the program developers based in the USA

This rewarding opportunity will appeal to an innovative, aspirational leader to genuinely contribute to improving the lives of at-risk children and young people. Tertiary qualified in social work, psychology or social sciences, ideally to postgraduate level, you bring proven and successful senior leadership experience in the not-for-profit or human services sectors and exposure to working with vulnerable children, young people and their families. With an evident ability to lead and influence positive change initiatives, you enjoy a challenge and possess highly developed communication and interpersonal traits, sound business acumen, and the capacity to successfully engage with and adapt to a wide audience. Sound like you?

About the Organisation

Organisation Name : OzChild
For over 165 years, OzChild has been committed to the protection of Australia’s most vulnerable children and their families and is working towards achieving a society in which all children, regardless of their background, religion or culture, are living happily in a safe and caring environment. Following OzChild’s success in the establishment of evidence-based programs in Victoria and New South Wales, it has just announced it will commence delivering the evidence-based program Treatment Foster Care Oregon for children (TFCO C) in Queensland. TFCO C is an internationally-proven program that works to address behaviours in children transitioning from residential care to achieve long-term stability. It is an Australian-first backed by 30 years of research with Queensland being the second site of delivery.

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For details concerning this role, please contact

Rosemary Hardham

Phone : (03) 8648 6552

Email :

Applications not allowed for this job listing.

Please quote in application: Assistant Director Child, Youth & Families QLD via Pro Bono Australia.


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