An exciting opportunity has arisen for a qualified practitioner to join the social work staff of the Tauranga Community Ministries Team.
About the Department/Operation/Programme
Our Community Ministries centres around New Zealand provide individuals and families with food parcels, budgeting advice, life skills and parenting courses, social work, youth development, and transitional housing.
Our aim is to give a helping hand so communities are not dependent on government assistance and can gain a greater level of control over their life.
We also work alongside the wider range of Salvation Army social services including addictions (as well as problem gambling), employment training and church groups.
About the role
Our Social Work Team is committed to providing a professional service and care to our community. We require a Registered Social Worker with social work experience to work with families in Transitional Housing.
This exciting role involves working with families providing comprehensive assessments, case management, and one to one supportive interventions. This is a permanent, full time position at 37.5 hours per week.
If you have a commitment to supporting families and have many of the following attributes, we would like to hear from you:
To be appointed in this role, applicants must have NZ residency. This role includes working with vulnerable people, children & youth. A Police Check will be required as part of the application process.
To request for an application form and/or Job Description, please email, Deb Nash at: Tauranga_CM@salvationarmy.org.nz
Phone: 07 578 4264
Applications close by 12 noon on Wednesday 29th January