Local Group Assistant / Kaiāwhina - Horowhenua Group

Part-time role – 8 hours a month

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

People First Horowhenua 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 learn how 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:

Contact Elizabeth Bennett, Central Region Coordinator: [email protected]

The job description is online at:


Applications close:
28th February 2024