Be part of a supportive team who are fully committed to achieving positive outcomes for tamariki, rangitahi, whānau and the community.
About us – Mō mātou
Oranga Tamariki – Ministry for Children has a commitment to putting tamariki and rangatahi at the heart of what we do.
In our work, we aim to demonstrate these values:
About the role – Mō te tūnga
Managing a team of social workers, you will focus on supporting caregivers through every step of the caregiver journey from applications and assessments, to training and preparation as well as on-going support. You will uphold best practice and adhere to providing the best possible delivery of service that we pride ourselves on. You will be able to quickly work through complex information to support social workers to make safe and evidence-based decisions about caregiver’s assessments and support needs and provide advice that is trusted and valued by your team.
The Caregiver Recruitment and Support team is on a fast paced and exciting journey to build a service that will ensure caregivers are supported to provide the best possible care to tamariki. Having a passion for care, you will be a motivating and inspiring leader, able to prioritise and manage workflow demands, be skilled at managing HR situations as a first line manager as well as be able to develop your team’s capability and capacity through sound leadership and practice guidance.
About you – Mōu
We are looking for candidates that demonstrate the following:
In return, we offer the following:
How to apply – Me pēhea te tuku tono
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 queries, please contact Roxana Anderson at [email protected]
Applications close on Sunday, 24 January 2021.