We are seeking an experienced and qualified Social Worker to work with tamariki and whānau. This position requires a passion for supporting tamariki and their whānau, the ability to complete assessments, and implement plans to improve wellbeing, and focus to overcome barriers and drive positive outcomes. 

About the role - 

  • Social work assessments and goal planning with tamariki and whānau.
  • Working with other services to support whānau.
  • Delivering and developing programmes responding to the need.
  • High-quality note taking and reporting skills required. 
  • Working with social work team and other services to drive positive outcomes.
  • Cell phone, laptop, and access to fleet vehicles provided along with monthly clinical supervision and generous training & development opportunities.
  • Work with an employer of choice in the not-for-profit sector. 

What you will bring - 

  • The ability to connect with tamariki and whānau from diverse cultural backgrounds.
  • Positive problem solving skills. 
  • Principles of Te Tiriti o Waitangi applied in day to day practice. 
  • Commitment to reflective practice and personal development.
  • Degree or level 4 diploma in Social Work.
  • Registered with NZRB.

To apply - 

Application packs are available from: adminFWgisborne@psec.org.nz

Applications close 5:00pm Wednesday 26 November 2020 


Social Worker