Social Worker – Permanent – Manawatu Site
Oranga Tamariki – Ministry for Children, currently have an opportunity for Social Workers to join our Manawatu site – a team where relationships are built on mutual trust and respect.
Our goal is to establish a multiagency approach to protecting and caring for New Zealand’s tamariki and rangatahi. We aim to adapt and improve the lives of tamariki and their whanau through application of our established practice model: You will be expected to operate in a supportive role in order to help achieve this goal.
You will be part of making a difference to the lives of our tamariki and their whanau by utilising the latest strength-based practice tools and assessment framework. By engaging with tamariki and developing, managing and delivering plans it will ensure their voices are heard.
In this role you will be expected to operate in a supportive role in order to help achieve our goals and demonstrate our values as follows:
You will be delivering high-level evidence based and quality social work services where you will be working in partnership with tamariki, their whanau, external agencies and communities to ensure a collaborative approach to improved outcomes.
This role requires a passion to actively work to keep tamariki at the centre of everything we do. It’s more than a job, it’s an opportunity to champion tamariki and their whanau with every decision you make.
Key attributes to be considered but not limited to, will include the following:
What we are offering:
How to apply?
Apply online with your CV, cover letter, copy of your social worker qualification and SWRB details. If you are an Oranga Tamariki employee already, please apply through your myHR portal. If you have any questions about the role, please email Andrew Louis at firstname.lastname@example.org
Application closes Friday, 23 October 2020.
Position description: http://www.msd.govt.nz/hr/documents/position-descriptions/mvcot/social-worker-position-description.pdf