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Network Facilitator, Part-time- Palmerston North - 6086

Network Facilitator, Palmerston North- vacancy number 6086. Applications close 5.00pm Friday 24th of November 2017

● Are you a people person, able to build trusting and respectful relationships?

● Do you have good community knowledge and the ability to develop networks?

● Are you a confident, solutions focussed thinker who encourages others to live great lives?

If you answered yes to these questions then we would like to talk to you! We are looking for a Network Facilitator to join our team based in Palmerston North.


Community Connections is a community based disability service. We offer support to people who have a disability with the aim of providing individuals with the natural supports necessary to enable them to live in their own home, to connect with their community and to enjoy an independent, fulfilling life.


Community Networks is a division of Community Connections. Networks are a flexible and creative model of supporting people who have a lived experience of disability. A Network facilitator is skilled at bringing out the best in people. We are looking to appoint a facilitator in Palmerston North to develop a new Network. In this role you will assist members as they develop this model of support. If you enjoy working alongside people and are solutions focused with good Networks yourself we would like to hear from you. This is a part time position initially 10 hours per week.

You will be a confident person with excellent communication skills joining a great team environment and a great place to work.

As an employee of Community Connections you will be required to engage in ongoing professional development including our compulsory internal programme of learning.

If this sounds like you please fill in the form below to submit your application. Please also attach a covering letter and a CV at the end of this form. You can contact Jo Mason, by email to or on 027 2486643 if you would like any further information.

Applications must be received by Friday 24th of November 2017 no later than 5.00pm, however, the advertisement may be extended.

Click on the link below to view a copy of the Position Description

Network Facilitator Position Description

Community Connections is an Equal Employment Opportunities employer. We always encourage people with lived experience of disability to apply. Community Connections is committed to equal employment opportunities practices. These include hiring based on merit, fairness at work, flexible working options, and promotion based on talent and knowledge through lived experience. They relate to all aspects of employment including recruitment, pay and other rewards, career development, and work conditions. To support this Community Connections is a member of the Equal Employment Opportunities Trust.

Please fill in the form below to submit your application. Please attach a covering letter and your CV at the end of this form. If you have difficulty submitting the form it is most likely because you have not filled in the required fields. Those questions with an asterix must be filled in, in order for the form to submit. Please tick the 'Send me a copy of my responses box' before you submit to receive a copy of your application

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