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State Manager - South Australia


Employer: Whitelion
Work Type/s: Full Time
Classification/s: Administration, Housing & Homelessness, Youth
Sector/s: Not For Profit (NFP)
Location: Adelaide

Job posted on: 13 September, 2019.
Applications close: 18 September, 2019. (Expired)

About us

Whitelion was established in 1999 as a non-profit community organisation that supports and empowers young people at risk to reach their full potential. Our vision is for all young people to have equal opportunities to succeed.

In celebrating our 20th anniversary this year, we are also seeking to transform our services for greater impact and outcomes for ‘at risk’ young people. If you are interested in joining our purpose driven organisation and be part of a positive and highly supportive team, we’d love to hear from you.

About you

We are looking for a purpose driven and highly experienced State Manager to coach and lead a high performing team in South Australia. The State Manager is a member of the National Operations Management Team including all state managers reporting to the Director of Operations. The role has dual strategic and operational leadership with the following key objectives:

  • Overall strategic and operational leadership of South Australian team
  • Direct line management of 6 staff
  • Direct operational responsibility for the SA mentoring program
  • Contribute to building a national organisation
  • Develop meaningful relationships with all levels of government to position Whitelion SA as a critical voice in youth service delivery
  • Budget and contract performance
  • Evidence informed program practice and evaluation
  • Overseeing the State’s integrated services, quality, data and reporting
  • Drive a culture of customer centricity
  • Identify and facilitate the establishment of funding and fundraising and events opportunities in partnership with the Support Hub (national office)

What you can expect from us

  • Great not for profit Salary Packaging plus 17.5% annual leave loading
  • An additional three (3) days gifted leave per year during Christmas and New Year
  • A great team and supportive environment
  • Access to Employee Assistance Program Services
  • Flexible working hours

A full position description is available below or you can find it on our website: www.whitelion.asn.au.

How to apply for this job

This job ad has now expired, and applications are no longer being accepted.