Based in Westport – 40 hours per week

Together we strengthen the wellbeing of children, families and community

Homebuilders West Coast Trust is looking to employ a suitably qualified and experienced social worker to work with our Social Workers in Schools team in Westport. This is a varied and challenging role working in school clusters in the Buller and involves working within a team to provide a high quality social work service to children and families/whanau.

You will have:
 A recognised and relevant tertiary social work qualification
 ANZASW competency and social work registration
 Knowledge and experience of the CYP&F Act and Vulnerable Children’s Act
 A commitment to the principles of the Treaty of Waitangi
 Excellent communication skills
 A current driver’s licence
 Accurate computer skills

We wish to appoint a dynamic person who:
 Is genuinely passionate about supporting children and their families/whanau
 Is able to work effectively and consistently in a collaborative team environment
 Can demonstrate knowledge of relevant community networks
 Has good time management and understands accountability

At Homebuilders we offer:
 Stimulating, challenging and rewarding work
 A motivated, experienced and creative team
 A safe, healthy and supportive working environment
 The opportunity to strengthen the wellbeing of children, families and community
Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.
A job description and application form is available by phoning 03 788 8065 or email
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Applications close on 31 July 2019 at 11:59pm
Confidential enquiries welcome – Phone Lorraine Scanlon 027 623 9879