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Executive Assistant - Central Region

CCS Disability Action's vision is to see every disabled person included in the life of their family and community.

We have been working with disabled people and their families since 1935 and are now at the forefront of service provision, advocacy and information sharing in the disability sector New Zealand -wide. Our people are professional, innovative, dedicated and knowledgeable. We hold ourselves to the highest possible ethical and professional standards and are known for our partnership approach to support.

Job Title: Executive Assistant

Job Location: Nae Nae, Wellington

Hours: Permanent Full-time (40 Hours per week)

Job specific information:

The Executive Assistant will provide quality secretarial and administrative support to the Central Regions General Manager, Regional Leadership Team and Governance Committees’

It is expected that you will be able to demonstrate the following personal skills and attributes, and professional skills and knowledge.

  • Experience in a service delivery organisation.
  • Understanding of the disability sector and ability to relate to people with disabilities in a positive affirming manner.
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal
  • A high degree of accuracy and strong attention to detail with excellent organisational skills.
  • Efficient in using Microsoft Word, Outlook, Excel and Powerpoint
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and relationship management skills
  • Are flexible and are able to travel

How to apply:

To see a copy of the job description and request an application form for this role please contact

To apply, send through your completed CCS Disability Action application form, a copy of your CV and a covering letter. This can be emailed to or posted to Margaret Phillips, CCS Disability Action Central Region, PO Box 35-156, Naenae, Lower Hutt 5011.

We are committed to ensuring our application process is accessible to everyone. Should you require an alternative method of application please contact Margaret Phillips on (04) 801 0213 extn 8968 or email:

Application closing date: 5pm on Friday 3rd December 2021

CCS Disability Action builds our work around three core documents; UN Convention of the Rights of Persons with Disabilities, Te Tiriti o Waitangi and the NZ Disability Strategy.

We work within a Human Rights framework and are committed to equal opportunity in all our employment policies and procedures. We welcome inquiries from everyone and value diversity in our workplace. This position offer you flexibility in how you manage the role and we openly encourage people with lived experience of disability to apply.