Community Activator

24 hours per week / .6FTE


Reference: 4722446

Are you passionate about community and keen to work alongside local communities to support and activate community driven initiatives creating strong, engaged, connected and resilient communities?

As a community activator you will support growing community engagement, partnerships and programmes, through providing critical leadership and on the ground delivery.

You will empower local communities to enhance their own wellbeing, you'll work alongside communities to establish and support successful partnerships, engaging local communities to find their own solutions to their own identified issues, all the while building social connectedness and community capacity.

As a professional and collaborative individual you'll be an ambassador for the Hurunui District Council working with community groups, elected members, government agencies as well as with other council departments. You'll have attention to detail, demonstrated experience in community development and working with a local authority, government, or community organisation. You'll have a tertiary qualification or experience in community or international development, social sciences, human services or associated field.

Flexible hours to suit your needs and ours. We hold meetings and events outside of normal business hours often.

If this role sounds like it's for you, we would love to hear from you. Make it happen and apply online today!

To apply for this job go to: & enter ref code: 4722446. Applications close 19 June 2019.

Any questions please contact Rochelle Faimalo, Community Team Leader by emailing her at or phone 03 314 8816.

Applications Close: 19 Jun 2019

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