Supervisor Night Attendant – Te Oranga Care and Protection Residence Christchurch

  • Company:
    Govt NZ Jobs
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  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
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  • Posted:
    4 months ago
  • Category:
    Govt Jobs
  • Job Type: Ongoing – Part Time
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  • Location: Canterbury
  • Date Advertised: 21-OCT-19
  • Job Reference: NZ/30679
  • Job Title: Supervisor Night Attendant – Te Oranga Care and Protection Residence Christchurch
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Supervisor Night Attendant – Te Oranga Care and Protection Residence Christchurch

Permanent, 24 hours per week

  • Key focus on safety and security, identifying and mitigating risk
  • Strong skills in resilience and the ability to foster a positive team culture
  • Leading a team committed to achieving the best possible care for Tamariki
  • Commitment to the Oranga Tamariki Vision, Purpose and Values


Our tamariki deserve to feel safe, have their voices heard and be surrounded by loving whānau and community.


At Oranga Tamariki—Ministry for Children we’re on a journey to ensure that all tamariki are in loving whānau and communities where oranga tamariki can be realised.


Oranga Tamariki is leading social work practice that is child-centred, trauma informed and effective for Māori as well as other cultures.


As a Supervisor Night Attendant you will have the opportunity to lead a team of night staff who will ensure the safety, care and wellbeing of tamariki and oversee the night time operations of the residence.


Our people are our most valuable asset and some of our benefits include:
  • Competitive market salary
  • A supportive team environment
  • On-going career development
  • Leading a team that is making a change to our tamariki
We are looking for people to have:
  • An affinity for tamariki, young children and their whānau
  • Managed and led teams
  • Strong communication skills
  • The ability to identify risks and minimise them
  • Experience in providing supervision to staff
  • Experience in development and workflow plans for staff
  • Resilience and a positive outlook
  • Strong desire to contribute to and be supportive of a positive team and site culture
  • A full clean drivers licence
  • Great planning and time management skills
  • Confidence in presenting to others
  • Commitment to authentically implementing both the Practice and Care Standards
How to apply?

Please apply through the ‘apply button’ and upload your CV and cover letter to our applicant tracking system. Please note all applications must be made online. Current

Oranga Tamariki employees – please apply through your myHR portal at work. 


If you have any questions about the role, please contact Roxana Anderson on


Applications close on the 4th November 2019 #LI-ORG

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