Director of JustSpeak - Opportunity

 Fixed-term (Parental leave cover) contract End Sept 2017 - end July 2018


Can you use your leadership abilities, passion and communication skills to progress our vision for transformative change in criminal justice in Aotearoa? 

Are you naturally proactive, positive and collaborative and can harness, support and empower young people to speak out for evidence and experience-based change?

Can you manage staff, volunteers, stakeholder relationships and multiple projects while keeping a focus on the long-term sustainability of JustSpeak?

This is a rare opportunity to lead a small and exciting NGO on the cutting edge of transformative change in criminal justice from September 2017 to July 2018 while our current Director is on parental leave.

We encourage applicants who do not necessarily fit all of the criteria, but excel in some areas and are open to professional development or job share arrangements.

Location: Wellington preferred

Hours: 32 per week (or job share arrangement)

Salary: $65 - 85k pro rata, depending on experience

Download the Job Description here


CLOSES 31 July 2017

Interviews conducted by mid-August with an ideal start date of mid-September

For more information contact Director Katie Bruce, 04 803 3930 or

To apply please send a cover letter and CV to