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The Alex Panton Foundation is a not-for-profit with the primary objective of raising awareness of mental illnesses affecting children and young adults in the Cayman Islands with a particular focus on anxiety and depression.

This Foundation has been established in memory of Alex Panton, who succumbed to the effects of severe depression at the age of 16.

The Alex Panton Foundation aims to provide hope and resources to friends, family, teachers, classmates and careers to help save the lives of children and young adults struggling with mental illness.

Our Mission is to improve the mental health of children and young adults in the Cayman Islands through advocacy, awareness and support.
Our Goals are:

The Alex Panton Foundation (the “Foundation”) is looking to hire an Administrative Coordinator who is passionate about the Foundations’ mission to improve the mental health of children and young adults in the Cayman Islands through advocacy, awareness and support.

The Executive Administrator is the main bridge between the Executive Board of Directors, the APF members, the community and the volunteer network.  The successful candidate will be coordinating all operational aspects of the Foundation and assist with a broad range of tasks, at the direction of the executive committee and board, from events to financial record keeping.  This role will initially be for 4 hours a day but there may be scope to move to full time even in the near future. The successful candidate will be compensated according to represented abilities and requirements within the range of CI$12 to CI20 per hour

To be considered for this role, Candidates must have:

  • an associate’s degree or at least 3-5 years of experience in an executive administrator’s role
  • excellent communication and organisational skills with a “can do” attitude
  • a passion for and understanding of mental health and the importance to everyone’s well being
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Word and Excel, Adobe Acrobat Pro DC, Google Mail and Google Drive
  • the motivation and ability to work independently from his/her home with the direction of the Foundation’s Executive
  • excellent written and oral communication skills;
  • excellent multitasking, interpersonal and networking skills and be independently motivated to develop the post to full serve the needs of the Foundation and its mission
  • ability to work flexible working hours and attend events and meetings including on evenings and Saturdays from time to time.

 

Please write to the Chairman of the APF at info@alexpantonfoundation.ky with your letter of introduction and your resume – please head the application – Administrative Coordinator post

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