Engaging Priority Whānau Facilitator

  • Company:
    Te Whanau O Waipareira Trust
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
  • Job type:
    Full-Time
  • Posted:
    13 hours ago
  • Category:

The good things about this organisation – Ngā painga o tēnei whare

Te Whānau o Waipareira has been serving the West Auckland community for over 35 years building and providing Whānau Ora solutions that support whānau in the community, this is best delivered by testing the boundaries with ideas and collaboration. As we continue to evolve from our success, new opportunities arise that make way for new kaimahi to join our team and become part of our Waipareira story.

The good things:

  • Waipareira offers an awesome team and working culture
  • A great work life balance and working from home opportunities
  • Based in modern premises in the heart of West Auckland Henderson township
  • Close to transport hubs and large scale malls, stores and eateries
  • We are committed to providing ongoing professional development and the opportunity for career advancement
  • 5 weeks annual leave
  • 4% Kiwisaver Employer contributions
  • About the role – He kōrero whakamārama mō tēnei tūranga

    Our Kōrure Whānau kaimahi support whānau by providing integrated services that wrap around our whānau in the social, health, education and justice areas. The roopu are currently seeking a confident facilitator with a passion to support the local community working within the Engaging Priority Families Contract. The focus of the engaging priority families role is to increase the early learning foundations of 3 to 4 year old tamariki. Supporting the families/whanau to engage with early learning at home and to increase the ECE of their children/tamariki, to enable an effective transition of the children/tamariki to school/kura and to continue to be involved with their education. 

    In this rewarding role you will be developing learning plans and encourage families/whanau to participate in ECE learning. Support the families/whanau to access assistance from other agencies for non-educational social needs and liaise with other government and non-government agencies to enable referrals.

    What you will bring – Nga tohungatanga o tēnei tūranga

  • ECE experience preferred
  • Play Centre of Kohanga REO experience either as a parent or staff
  • Good understanding of the West Auckland community
  • Ability to build good strong ECE networks
  • Experience networking and working with community and external agencies;
  • Excellent communication both verbally & written, computer literate;
  • On-going professional development;
  • Current full drivers licence;
  • This job is your chance to leave your mark on the lives of whānau in our local community and if you are like-minded and have the rights skills, experience and the passion to contribute and support whānau –  WE WANT YOU ONBOARD​! 

    Please review the  JOB DESCRIPTION AND  APPLY today.

    Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.

    Resumes or assistance will not be accepted from Recruitment Agencies