Presbyterian Support Central
New Plymouth, Taranaki, NZ
4d ago
  • Part Time
  • Application Closes 24 Jun 2021
  • Taranaki - New Plymouth
  • Child, Family and School Social Worker
  • About Us

    Family Works is one of the largest NGOs providing integrated social services for the whole community. Family Works provides a range of services to families and communities including needs assessments, social work, counselling and therapy and a range of life-skills and parenting courses.

    About the Role

    This is a permanent role working full time in our New Plymouth or Hawera office. However, we would consider part time employment opportunities also.

    This role offers challenge and flexibility. It involves the provision of non-violence programs to adult men and woman, social work, group work, safety programs for victims of family violence and related services to individuals, adults, adolescents, couples, families and whanau.

    The Non-Violence Programme aims to both hold offenders accountable and also provide them with support to change their behaviour.

    About You

    You will be an empathetic person with a passion for helping adults and whanau.

    You will :

  • Have experience of working with both adult offenders (primary role) and adult victims and managing the risk related to offenders and victims.
  • Have a tertiary qualification in social work, counselling , psychology or related discipline.
  • Be familiar with working in culturally diverse environments
  • Be proactive and have good time management and computer skills
  • Manage a busy caseload and the associated administrative requirements.
  • How to Apply

    Only those with the legal right to work in NZ may apply.

    Candidates should expect to undergo police vetting for these roles and Family Works may need to contact our key stakeholders such as Ministry of Social Development or Ministry of Justice to ensure that there is no conflict of interest between the candidate and the organisation.

    Applications close : 24 June 2021

  • Part Time
  • Application Closes 24 Jun 2021
  • Taranaki - New Plymouth
  • Child, Family and School Social Worker
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