About the role
This newly created role will report directly and work closely with the Chief Executive Officer. This role requires a highly experienced leader who can build internal capacity, and balance both strategic and operational imperatives. You will be someone who is highly strategic, and will be accountable for providing innovative high quality, person centred services, which are financially sustainable and compliant with legislation and funding requirements. Upon commencement, the Director Community Services and Innovation will work closely with the CEO to jointly review the organisation’s programs, services, and program development direction, and together ensure a sound foundation upon which the organisation can grow and prosper.
Key to success will be developing and implementing comprehensive program plans underpinned by continuous improvement, with an aim of raising productivity, improving efficiency and embedding business capabilities and innovation across the organisation. A key focus will be supporting the CEO and the Executive to create and grow a culture of agility and transform our business in order to capitalise on new opportunities.
The Director, Community Services and Innovation will be responsible for all aspects of leading and managing service delivery against our operational requirements and developing business plans in line with the overall Doncare Strategic plan. This role will be the catalyst for innovation in service delivery, and is central in turning the organisation’s strategic vision into reality and in ensuring a strong culture of accountability throughout the organisation.
About the organisation
Doncare is a not for profit organisation that provides services to the most vulnerable and disadvantaged residents of Manningham and surrounding suburbs.
Doncare supports families and individuals of all ages to access opportunities that will assist them in their daily living and enhance family functioning. Doncare provides high quality services in the areas of Counselling, Information and Crisis Support, Family Violence Services, Family Services, and Social Support for seniors.
Doncare receives funding and grants from local, State and Federal governments to operate some of its programs and also utilises the proceeds of its seven opportunity shops and the support of private donations, philanthropic trusts and the community sector.
How to apply
Applications not allowed for this job listing.
Please quote in application: Director Community Services and Innovation via Pro Bono Australia.