Wellington Hospitals Foundation is a Registered Charitable Trust. The Foundation was incorporated in 2005 and is the Official Charity for the hospitals and health services operated by Te Whatu Ora – Capital, Coast, Hutt Valley (CCHV) – (formerly Capital & Coast District Health Board (CCDHB). (Namely Wellington Regional Hospital, Te Wao Nui Childrens Hospital and services Kenpuru and Hutt Hospitals) The Foundation was formed to raise funds to benefit hospital patients and staff of CCHV which are unable to be funded by the Government and/or the CCHV.
The Foundation is the independent public face of Te Whatu Ora - CCHV hospitals services and providing an independent and accountable avenue for the community to assist their hospitals and health services. In addition to raising funds from the community, the Foundation also operates Te Whatu Ora - CCHV hospitals Volunteer Service and the Foundation’s Gift Shop in Wellington Regional Hospital.
As a proven Chief Executive, or General Manager, you will bring significant experience within the fundraising discipline. You will have strong commercial nous and ideally a background in the not-for-profit or charity sectors, with a good understanding of what motivates professionals in that environment. You will illustrate that you are someone who not only comprehends the enormous value the organisation brings to enhance the services of CCHV hospitals, but just as importantly can demonstrate empathy and compassion, with the passion and determination to take the lead in making a difference to the health and well-being of our community.
As a connector and an influencer, you will need to have a proven and successful track record in leading innovation, entrepreneurial thinking and turning challenges into opportunity. This is an organisation that has strong vision and strategy and one that very much believes that measurable and tangible outcomes are delivered from strategic initiatives. Whilst there are a number of key priority fundraising projects in place, the Board genuinely wishes to be challenged with robust and well-structured ideas and initiatives.
You will have a background that demonstrates:
SWR Executive Search are fortunate to partner with Wellington Hospitals Foundation in sourcing the Chief Executive for this outstanding organisation and its staff, where you will be supported by a genuinely engaged, empathetic and clearsighted Board.
Applications close 5pm 4th December 2023.
Please email your CV to firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com quoting reference no. 3719245. For further information in strictest confidence or to receive a copy of the Candidate Information Pack, please contact Graeme Sandri on 029 248 8502 or Tony Walsh on 029 271 1101.