Wellington Region Fruit & Vegetable Co-op Co-ordinator

30 hours a week (negotiable), based at Cannons Creek but working across the Wellington region

Do you love people and good food? Are you systematic and details-focused, but with a passion for communication and communities?

We’re looking for someone with the social enterprising skills to co-ordinate the Wellington Region Fruit and Vegetable Coop, a cross-region project supporting communities to get cheap and heathy food. The co-op provides food to hundreds of Wellington whānau each week through 12 community hubs.

This is a unique chance to be a leading part of a successful and innovative community-led enterprise. There is lots of scope for new ideas, growth and learning.

To find out more or apply for this job, contact Isabel Macdonald:

Applications close Friday March 13.

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Find out more about the Wellington Region Fruit and Vegetable Coop

Foster Parents needed (Full and part-time)
Wellington wide  (singles/couples)

We need passionate foster parents in this rewarding, important and challenging work. Can you make ‘the’ difference in a young person’s life?

Can you provide care for an adolescent in your own home full time or on occasional weekends?  Our team of foster parents and social workers support young people who do best in either our one on one, or group home, foster care. Our young people have had extensive histories of being in care and bring with them life experiences that can make life challenging for them.  Our team is passionate about the care and protection of young people.

You will receive:

  • Salary, training and professional supervision
  • 24-hour support
  • Regular time off

You will currently be residing in the Wellington region and have

  • no dependent children living with you
  • a full NZ driver’s license and own car
  • high personal standards in the care of children
  • a comfortable, clean and safe home environment to offer
  • a good standard of personal health
  • excellent written and spoken communication skills

Download an application pack or contact Isabel Macdonald for more information:
04 805 0875, imacdonald@wesleyca.org.nz

Application pack (PDF – no graphics)
Application pack (PDF – with graphics)

Find out more about Te Waka Kotahi, our one-to-one foster care programme 

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