Seeking Expressions of Interest: National Director, NEDC

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Seeking Expressions of Interest: National Director, NEDC

Sydney or Melbourne Based

The National Eating Disorders Collaboration (NEDC) is a collaboration of stakeholders with expertise in the promotion, prevention, early intervention, treatment and management of eating disorders.

Our primary purpose is to develop and maintain a nationally consistent and evidence-based approach to the prevention and management of Eating Disorders.

As the National Director of the NEDC, you will be responsible for the strategic leadership and management of the NEDC.

You will work strategically with key stakeholders to advance the national eating disorders agenda, implement key, evidenced-based projects, and manage team activities and funding to achieve key outcomes and deliverables.

A well-developed understanding of eating disorders and body image issues, and their impact on mental and physical health will drive your desire to make eating disorders a priority mainstream health issue in Australia. Clinical experience in the area of eating disorders is preferred.

The Butterfly Foundation is the coordinating agency of the NEDC on behalf of the Commonwealth Department of Health. As such, the role of NEDC National Director is contracted as an employee of the Butterfly Foundation, reporting operationally to the Butterfly Foundation CEO and working closely with the Chair of the NEDC Steering Committee.

For a full position description and confidential discussion, please contact Kevin Barrow, CEO, Butterfly Foundation at

Please forward your expression of interest no later than Wednesday, 24 April 2019.

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