Social Worker - Community based
Make your community a better place
Many perks including growth, flexibility, mobile phone and lap top
Full time permanent opportunity, visiting whanau in Mangere
The company and opportunity
This is an exciting permanent Social Worker opportunity, for a home visiting programme delivered in the homes of whanau. This role will see you working with whanau's in Mangere. This is a Monday to Friday 8.30am-5pm role, where you will be working with an extremely supportive team and manager. Knowledge of Maori customs and ideologies is essential for this role, and if you can speak Te Reo Māori, even better.
This role would suit a new grad, or new into your Social Work career. With this role you will receive a work car provided for home visits, mobile phone and laptop, and of course weekly supervision will be provided too. This role also provides great flexibility!
The role, in a nut shell
Some of your key areas of responsibility will include
Work with high needs families to provide Social Work
Complete client/whanau assessments and plans
Manage individual case load
Build trusting relationships which are evidenced through case notes and client feedback
Facilitate enrolment into a licensed early childhood education centre for children aged over 18 months
To be successful in this role
Social Work Qualification - there are some slight movement here for qualified teachers/ECE
Currently registered with SWRB or working towards this
Proven understanding of Social Work practices
Knowledge of Maori customs and ideologies is essential
You must be compassionate, and have the client and whanau's best interests at heart
Clean criminal record
Permanent NZ residency
NZ Driver’s License
Whats in it for you?