CEO - Community NGO Leadership role, Strong strategic focus, Full Time 35 Hours per week
Western Sydney Community Legal Centre
This position will suit someone who is looking to lead a collaborative leadership team in an ongoing journey of dynamic organisational change. Your initial focus will be on maintaining gains already accomplished and ensuring additional improvements are made across risk management, quality improvement and strategic direction.
Working closely with our Board of Directors the CEO will maximize frontline service delivery outcomes in consultation with the diverse communities of Western Sydney including Aboriginal and Torres Straight Islander, CALD and LGBTIQ communities.
To achieve this the CEO will need to create cooperation and partnerships with government and industry at all levels, shaping legal support and services for Western Sydney.
This role will suit someone who has a strong track record in leading people and creating adaptive, collaborative and resilient teams. The ability to effectively communicate with a wide range of agencies, services, sectors and communities using advanced interpersonal, negotiation and advocacy skills is essential to the position. High performance in the areas such as strategic planning, change management, political, legal and community advocacy, organisational governance and sound financial management will also be highly valued.
Prior involvement with the community sector and/or Community Legal Centres is preferred.