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Reintegration Field Worker

The Salvation Army Reintegration Service, Palmerston North

Part time, up to 20 hours per week (may include a weekend day).

The Salvation Army Reintegration Service provides short term housing and other support for people reintegrating into the community following their release from prison.

This position involves the case management of allocated clients ensuring support throughout their initial reintegration into the community.  It will include working closely with Community Probations and other government and community organizations.

The successful candidate will:

Have the ability to work in a team environment;

  • Have good personal relationship skills;
  • Have previous experience in handling crises;
  • Have an ability to monitor and oversight programme;
  • Have a willingness to work from a bicultural perspective, having an awareness and understanding of the Treaty of Waitangi;
  • Have a strong sense of social justice;
  • Have a commitment to the mission and values of the Salvation Army.

Applications close 5:00 pm, Friday, 23 October 2020.

To obtain a copy of the job description or to apply, please contact:
Glen Buckner
National Operations Manager Reintegration Services
The Salvation Army Addictions, Supportive Accommodation and Reintegration Services
918 Colombo Street, Christchurch 8013

Ph: 027 451 9424
Email: glen.buckner@salvationarmy.org.nz

The Salvation Army is a worldwide evangelical Christian church and human service provider. It is committed to caring for people, transforming lives and reforming society – all through the love of God shown in Jesus. The successful applicant should therefore show an ability to identify with the mission and values of The Salvation Army.