Co-Ordinator: Whanganui Family Violence Intervention Network


The Whanganui Family Violence Network (VIN) is a well-established network of 45 agencies and services working to eliminate family violence in our community.  The Network Co-Ordinator is hosted by Jigsaw Whanganui and is supported by a Reference Group appointed by Network Members. The Co-Ordinator works to maintain an active and engaged network, increasing capability across our community to respond effectively to violence and mobilizing community action to prevent violence.

We are seeking an outstanding candidate experienced in community development to grow the effectiveness of our Violence Intervention Network

The successful candidates will have:

  • A proven ability to relate effectively to a wide cross section of people and cultures.
  • A sound analysis of family violence and the structures that perpetuate violence and abuse.
  • A working knowledge of how systems interact and operate within communities.
  • A strong commitment to social justice and equity.
  • Able to seek out opportunities.
  • Able to plan and deliver on key projects.
  • Effective oral and written communication skills.
  • Team leadership skills; a clear ability to engage inspire and motivate others, clarify, resolve conflict, build consensus


Applications Close 12 noon Friday 9 July


Interviews with shortlisted Candidates Tuesday 13 July