Social Worker – Permanent – Based at our Balclutha or Gore Sites
Do you want to be part of a team who focuses on establishing a multiagency approach to protect and care for New Zealand’s tamariki and rangatahi? If you practice the same values as we do and would like to be part of a team who values creativity and innovation, we would like to hear from you!
Oranga Tamariki – Ministry for Children is currently seeking for a passionate Social Worker practitioner to join our team based at either Balclutha or Gore Sites – a team where relationships are built on mutual trust and respect.
In this role, you will be delivering high-level evidence based and quality social work services where you will be working in partnership with tamariki and their families, along with external agencies and communities. You will be providing assessment and establishing programmes to identify the best outcomes for all stakeholders. We aim to adapt and improve the lives of tamariki and their whānau through application of our established practice model. You will be expected to operate in a supportive role in order to help achieve this goal.
In this role you will be expected to demonstrate our values as follows:
To be successful in this role you will:
What we are offering:
If you are looking for a new challenge and would like to be in a fascinating and rewarding role, please click apply!
How to apply?
If you are an Oranga Tamariki employee, please apply through your myHR portal. All external applicants including Ministry of Social Development employees, please apply through the apply button and upload your CV and cover letter to our tracking system.
If you have any other further questions about the role, please contact Jo Benson at firstname.lastname@example.org
Application closes Wednesday, 17 February 2021.