Te Maioha o Parekarangi Youth Justice Residence, Rotorua
Are you a strong positive role model with experience in team leadership and management?
Te Maioha o Parekarangi is one of four youth justice residences across New Zealand which is run by Oranga Tamariki – Ministry for Children. We provide a secure 24/7 environment for up to 30 challenging young people aged 14-17 who are on remand or sentenced via Youth Court. The residence promotes individual change and growth through specialist education services, clinical services, individual and group programmes, and physical activities.
Our ultimate goal is to help every young person we work with to realise their potential. We help them transition into education, training, or employment, and to a safe and stable living arrangement when they leave our care.
About the role:
The purpose of the Residential Night Supervisor is to provide supervision of Night Attendants and young people within the residence and to ensure security of property and plant overnight. This is a full-time, permanent position. Residential Night Supervisors work the same rostered shift patterns in the units as the Night Attendants covering the hours 10:00pm – 6:30am daily, including weekdays, weekends and public holidays.
Applicants should be reliable, flexible and adaptable. They should also be self-directed in their work practices, have initiative, and demonstrate sound judgement. Very good written and verbal communication skills are an essential requirement.
The ideal candidate should:
Applications close 17-March 2020
How to apply:
Applications are must be made online via the ‘apply’ button. Please ensure your CV and Cover Letter are uploaded. All applications are subject to police vetting.
If you are an Oranga Tamariki employee already, please apply through your myHR careers tab. If you have any queries, please contact Debbie Aitchison on Debbie.firstname.lastname@example.org or via 07 921 4317