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Employment Opportunities With Caritas

Posted on 04 June 2024

ADVOCACY LEAD

Location: Wellington

Job type: Full time

Caritas Aotearoa New Zealand is looking for an Advocacy Lead to join the team and bring about positive social justice through education, advocacy, and Māori engagement. The ideal candidate will have strong writing and research skills, experience in an advocacy and/or policy position, and a relevant tertiary qualification. Reporting to the Chief Executive of Caritas NZ and the Regional Coordinator of Caritas Oceania, they will be responsible for contributing towards the establishment of the advocacy function and framework for Caritas Oceania and Caritas NZ and coordinating programmes aligned to the Caritas mission.

This is a shared role supporting Caritas Oceania (0.6 FTE) and Caritas NZ (0.4 FTE). Reporting to the Chief Executive (CE) and Regional Coordinator Caritas Oceania, you will be responsible for contributing towards the establishment of the advocacy function and framework for Caritas Oceania and Caritas NZ and coordinating programmes aligned to the Caritas mission. 
At a practical level, you will provide a united voice and strategic leadership to influence, and galvanise the advocacy members from the Caritas Member Organisations (MO) in Oceania as well as facilitate the development and delivery of advocacy strategies and programmes to drive effective justice and peace advocacy action, promotion through education and partnerships with Māori, indigenous and Catholic communities.

 

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