Chief Executive Officer
- Strategic leadership position
- Drive consumer focused care
- Influence the nation for social change
The Board of Directors at Mind Australia seek to appoint an outstanding leader to the position of Chief Executive Officer following the incumbent, Dr Gerry Naughtin’s, nine years of distinguished and exemplary service to the organisation.
The CEO will lead a dynamic team to guide the organisation to adapt and respond to the changing landscape in mental health service provision whilst delivering on the strategic plan. Key CEO priorities include; embracing the mission and values of the organisation, driving consumer focussed solutions, maintaining a strong public profile, adapting organisational skills and resources (including IT and digital) to the changing environment and further strengthening relationships with government, health, community and corporate agencies.
With a record of achievement in a complex services based organisation, the appointee will have proven ability in leading or shaping a consumer orientated organisation, guiding culture change, strategic planning, advocacy and driving innovation. Equipped with highly developed emotional, conceptual, analytical and presentation skills, the CEO will be highly skilled in dealing with complex and sensitive matters. Commercial and financial management experience are essential along with excellent communication skills and the ability to engage in high-level public policy debates.
Mind Australia is one of the country’s leading national community managed specialist mental health service providers. Mind have been supporting people dealing with the day-to-day impacts of mental illness, as well as their families, friends and carers for 40 years.
Mind provides practical and motivational support that helps people to develop the skills they need to move on, thrive and improve the quality of their lives. Further, Mind offers a comprehensive range of community and residential services, as well as participating in education, research and advocacy and community development.
For more information visit: www.mindaustralia.org.au.
To apply – please use the reference MINceo1217, addressing your cover letter responding to the key selection criteria and resume to Liz Jones, of Fisher Leadership, or call 1300 FISHER (347 437) for further information.