Meet The Team
Toolkit Training and Development Lead
Josie heads the day-to-day delivery and development of Toolkit services with over 20 years experience in mental health and alcohol and drug services, her background includes postgraduate qualifications in psychology, counselling, and addiction studies. Josie is committed to creating training and support packages based on research, best practice and your organisation’s needs. Josie is a highly skilled clinician and practitioner who understands how transformative the right support can be.
Toolkit Finance & Project Manager
Karen has over 20-years experience in Human Resources and Change Management. Having spent the majority of her career working for corporate and private organisations, Karen now brings her rich experience and developed skills to the voluntary sector. With a sharp attention to detail and focus on organisational sustainability, Karen ensures that the business side of Toolkit runs smoothly and efficiently.
We have a highly dedicated and experienced team of around 20 Toolkit facilitators. Between them, they have a vast amount of experience in alcohol/drugs, mental health, wellbeing, counselling, social work, occupational therapy and psychology. Several members of our team also have specialisms in different areas such as young people, Maori and Pasifika, aged-care, trades, construction and corporate wellbeing. All of our facilitators are registered health professionals with accrediting bodies such as DAPAANZ, SWRB, NAC and ANZASW.
Due to our broad pool of Toolkit facilitators, we can precisely match the needs and focus of your organisation with the skills and experience of a facilitator(s) within our team.