Local Group Assistant – Manawatū

We are a looking for a Local Group Assistant in Manawatū.

Part-time role: 8 hours a month.

Applications close: Monday 15 May 2023

Are you interested in self-advocacy for people with a learning (intellectual) disability?

People First Manawatū is looking for an assistant to work alongside people with learning disability to:

  • hold monthly meetings
  • perform the functions of a committee
  • encourage learning about self-advocacy
  • assist members to represent their peers in community forums
  • promote the local group within the community.

With your assistance, members will be able to:

  • gain self-determination
  • advocate for themselves
  • develop leadership skills
  • get involved in their community
  • be a contributing member of New Zealand society.

For more information and to apply

For any questions and to apply, email Elizabeth Bennett, Central Region Coordinator: [email protected]