Job Centre

The ANZASW is the professional representative body of Social Workers in New Zealand, over 3,000 members nationally. ANZASW is continuing to develop and coordinate ANZASW career related services including job vacancy advertising, and a Locum database.

For more detailed information on who we are, what we do, and how we may be of assistance to you, please contact Fiona Scott on +643 349 0190 x6. We look forward to hearing from you soon!

Social Work Jobs

Advertisements are sent directly to approximately 3,500 social worker members and are available to social workers who are not members via our website www.anzasw.nz – under the tab member services / social work vacancies.

The process is simple. You email the text of the advert &/ your logo to fionas@anzasw.nz

The advertisement is:

  • placed on our website until the closing date
  • included in our fortnightly e-Notice email that is distributed to approx 3500 social workers with a link to your vacancy also included until the closing date

The cost is $150.00 plus GST

Social Worker – Allied Health Unit – Dunedin

Closing date: Sunday, 29 October 2017.
This is a great opportunity for an experienced Social Worker who is
enthusiastic, to join the team at Dunedin Hospital, where you can
make a difference working in an adult physical health setting.
You’ll bring experience and the ability to work in a multi disciplinary
team. You’ll be responsible for assessing the client’s needs and assisting
in their journey through the hospital. You will need a sound knowledge/
understanding of vulnerable adults, complex discharge planning and be
able to respond to challenging situations appropriately.

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Social Work Advisor, Voluntary Member/Trustee, Adoption First Steps

Closing Date: Open
Adoption First Steps (AFS) is a charitable trust that helps New Zealand residents adopt children from overseas.  It provides education and assessment services.
We looking for a Social Work Advisor to join the board as a voluntary member/trustee.

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ANZASW Professional Development Co-ordinator

Applications, a CV and cover letter, should reach the CE no later than 8.30 am 31st October 2017.
In this role as the ANZASW Professional Development Coordinator, you’ll take the lead in developing and delivering continuing professional development (CPD) activities that meet the needs of social workers across all career stages from beginner to advanced practitioners.
You’ll ensure that Social Workers across the country are able to access CPD activities that are relevant to their practice and career development, while meeting their preferred learning styles

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Social Workers x2, Invercargill

Closing date for these positions: 4pm, 26 October 2017.
If you are passionate about making a difference in the lives of children, young people and their families in Southland, then these positions could be for you!
Due to pending staff changes we require 2 Social Workers to assist with the delivery of the services and programmes Family Works provides to families.  One of the positions includes working with young parents in our Young Parents Service.

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Social Worker (Neurology, Neurosurgery & ICU), Wellington

Applications close on the 29 October 2017.
As the successful candidate you will join an enthusiastic and experienced social work team. You are required to be registered or provisionally registered with the New Zealand Social Workers Registration Board.  Relevant Health Social Work experience would be an advantage.  We provide regular clinical supervision and continuing professional development. 

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Social Worker (Medical), Wellington

Applications close on the 25 October 2017.
As the successful candidate you will join an enthusiastic and experienced social work team. You are required to be registered or provisionally registered with the New Zealand Social Workers Registration Board.  Relevant Health Social Work experience would be an advantage.  We provide regular clinical supervision and continuing professional development. 

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Client Services Team Leader and Social Worker – Invercargill Refugee Resettlement Programme

Applications close at 5pm on 23 October 2017
The purpose of the client services team leader is to provide direct management to social workers, resettlement case workers and cross cultural workers, oversee provision of client services and ensure safe practice. The client services team leader contributes to development of social work and resettlement work within the agency. The client services team leader is responsible for building and maintaining networks with service providers in the community sector and ensuring referral routes into mainstream service providers.

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Allied Health Unit Manager – Adult Community Services – Auckland DHB

Applications Close: 29 October 2017
We have an exciting opportunity for an outstanding and highly motivated Allied Health Professional to become the Allied Health Unit Manager for Adult Community Services.  A strong focus on performance improvement and clinical excellence is essential.

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Operations Manager – Bridge Services – Auckland

Applications close: 25 October 2017.
As a key member of the senior management team, the Operations Manager is responsible for the operational management of Auckland Bridge Services.
The Salvation Army Bridge Services Auckland exists to provide safe, integrated, high quality treatment and support services to people whose lives have been  affected by  alcohol or substance use. They provide residential and day services across three centres (Mount Eden, Manukau and Waitakere), which are known and recognised for being person-centred, caring, transformative and responsive. In addition, they operate three other subsidiary programmes – namely, Wiri Women’s Prison, a residential respite centre in Manurewa in partnership with another NGO and support services to the Alcohol and Other Drug Treatment Court in central and west Auckland in partnership with Odyssey House and Higher Ground.

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Social Worker – Community and In-Patient Unit- Wellington

Applications close: 26 October 2017.
We are seeking to appoint an experienced Social Worker to work within the multidisciplinary team of the Mary Potter Hospice team. There is a permanent 16 hour per week position based in Porirua and there is further opportunity to work on-call across our three community bases and IPU to provide leave cover and visit support for Social Workers who work in the Wellington, Porirua and Paraparaumu communities.

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Social Worker – Greymouth

Applications Close: Wednesday 25 October 2017.
Homebuilders West Coast Trust is looking to employ a suitably qualified and experienced social worker to work with our Homebased Family Support team in Greymouth.  This is a varied and challenging role and involves working within a team to provide a high quality social work service to children and families/whanau

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Social Worker, Community Oncology – Hawke’s Bay DHB

Applications close 22 October 2017
We have an exciting established permanent part-time position (20 hrs weekly) available for a Registered Social Worker working as part of the Oncology Team. This is a busy and exciting role working with adults and their families/whanau/caregivers. A key part of this position is to provide Social Work support for those within Oncology Services. In particular a focus will be to improve access for Maori, Pacific Islands People and those living in rural communities.

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Social Worker – Family Support Team – North Shore

The key focus of the Social Work role will be to work within a multidisciplinary team improving and enhancing care and support of palliative care patients and their families.  The role will respond to the practical social needs of patients and advise them, and their family / whanau, on assistance and support available from statutory and community organisations.  You will also assist individuals and family/whanau to work on Advanced Care Planning (ACP) and to maintain autonomy and dignity in adjusting their care and support needs.

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Senior Academic in Social Work x2, Hawke’s Bay & Gisborne

Applications close 23 October 2017.
EIT is a progressive learning institution located in the enviable lifestyle location of Hawke’s Bay.
EIT has developed an inquiry-based social work degree that works in close partnership with social service agencies to provide students with a balance between theory, self-directed learning and practice. 

The Bachelor of Social Work will be entering its third year of delivery in 2018. The Bachelor of Social Work (Hons) will be delivered for the first time in 2019.
Due to an impending retirement a senior academic position has become available for you to join the team and enhance delivery of EIT’s innovative and leading edge social work qualification.

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Volunteers Wanted for the Wellington Welfare Guardian Trust

The Wellington Welfare Guardian Trust is currently seeking suitable people willing to volunteer to be trained to fulfil this essential function when applications are received from the carers of subject persons. Our system is based on the successfully running Otago Welfare Guardian Trust.

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Social Work Job Scheme: Uniting Social Workers Around the World

http://socialworkjobscheme.co.uk/ Social Work Job Scheme (SWJS) is a new social networking and employment site for the social work profession. At SWJS, you will find… Jobs, Employment Schemes, Freelancers, International Social Workers, Employers, Universities Students: join to avoid missing out what employers are offering once you graduate  

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Health Professional NZ Health Recruitment Specialists

Health ProfessionalNZ is a recruiter for Health Professionals run by Health Professionals. We have established close relationships with employers in the health sector. Read More…   http://www.healthprofessionalnz.com/

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Parent Help: National Parenting Helpline Volunteers Needed

Who We Are Parent Help is a Wellington based community agency that has been offering services to families since 1989.  We provide help with all parenting issues from the smallest to the most serious issue of child abuse. We are affiliated to Jigsaw – a national child abuse

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Locums

The ANZASW Locum database is a service provided to ANZASW members seeking employment on a locum basis or interested in sessional work (long term or short term). Simultaneously, the Locum database is a resource for employers seeking Social Work professionals that are available on a locum basis.

Note that the ANZASW provides no endorsement of these profiles or any claimed competencies

Online & Phone Groups

Kay Ingamells

Skill Base: Academia Addiction Counselling/Therapy Education Health Mental Health Policy/Research Youth Location: On Line & Phone Groups Tamaki Makaurau, Auckland Willing to Travel? Yes Willing to Relocate? No Availability: Part Time Long Term Short Term By Negotiation SWRB Registered? Yes Profile: 24 Years’ experience in Statutory and Non-Governmental Organisations in NZ


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Bianca Johanson

I have over 19 years experience as a social work practitioner. I have worked in the areas of mental health, child and adolescent mental and general health fields,
addiction, maternity young parents social work, group facilitation, advocacy specialist
long term health conditions, DHB environments and social work supervision and team leader roles.


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Jane Brook

Skill Base: Academia Community & Development Consultancy Counselling/Therapy Disability Education Family/Child Welfare Health Management Mental Health Youth Availability: Anytime Location: Wellington, Wairarapa Willing to Travel? Yes Willing to Relocate? No SWRB Registered? Yes Profile: Jane is a clinical social worker, trainer and supervisor working in Wellington and the Wairarapa , and


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Bay of Plenty Waiariki

Sandy Tosland

Strong skill base includes, networking, advocacy, political, social change, client-centred, strengths-based, Treaty of Waitangi, anti-oppressive practice and big fund-raisers.
I tend to work well with clients with DV, parenting, Mental Health, Work & Income issues, and not limited but prefer not to work with elderly or youth so much. And yet, I think family work may be an area of interest in the future.


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Coromandel

Sandy Tosland

Strong skill base includes, networking, advocacy, political, social change, client-centred, strengths-based, Treaty of Waitangi, anti-oppressive practice and big fund-raisers.
I tend to work well with clients with DV, parenting, Mental Health, Work & Income issues, and not limited but prefer not to work with elderly or youth so much. And yet, I think family work may be an area of interest in the future.


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Canterbury Otautahi

Mere Wallace

Skill Base: Ageing Community & Development Corrections Education Family/Child Welfare Health Location: Canterbury Otautahi Willing to Travel? Yes Willing to Relocate? No Availability: Part Time SWRB Registered? Yes Profile: Mere Wallace Ordained priest in the Anglican Church(Arch-Deacon) worked in Corrections as a Probation Officer and National Trainer) Background Medic. Tutor for kaupapa Māori


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Manawatu Whanganui

Sandy Tosland

Strong skill base includes, networking, advocacy, political, social change, client-centred, strengths-based, Treaty of Waitangi, anti-oppressive practice and big fund-raisers.
I tend to work well with clients with DV, parenting, Mental Health, Work & Income issues, and not limited but prefer not to work with elderly or youth so much. And yet, I think family work may be an area of interest in the future.


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Nelson Marlborough

Sandy Tosland

Strong skill base includes, networking, advocacy, political, social change, client-centred, strengths-based, Treaty of Waitangi, anti-oppressive practice and big fund-raisers.
I tend to work well with clients with DV, parenting, Mental Health, Work & Income issues, and not limited but prefer not to work with elderly or youth so much. And yet, I think family work may be an area of interest in the future.


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Taranaki

Sandy Tosland

Strong skill base includes, networking, advocacy, political, social change, client-centred, strengths-based, Treaty of Waitangi, anti-oppressive practice and big fund-raisers.
I tend to work well with clients with DV, parenting, Mental Health, Work & Income issues, and not limited but prefer not to work with elderly or youth so much. And yet, I think family work may be an area of interest in the future.


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Tai Tokerau Northland

Bianca Johanson

I have over 19 years experience as a social work practitioner. I have worked in the areas of mental health, child and adolescent mental and general health fields,
addiction, maternity young parents social work, group facilitation, advocacy specialist
long term health conditions, DHB environments and social work supervision and team leader roles.


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Tamaki Makaurau Auckland

Kay Ingamells

Skill Base: Academia Addiction Counselling/Therapy Education Health Mental Health Policy/Research Youth Location: On Line & Phone Groups Tamaki Makaurau, Auckland Willing to Travel? Yes Willing to Relocate? No Availability: Part Time Long Term Short Term By Negotiation SWRB Registered? Yes Profile: 24 Years’ experience in Statutory and Non-Governmental Organisations in NZ


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Bianca Johanson

I have over 19 years experience as a social work practitioner. I have worked in the areas of mental health, child and adolescent mental and general health fields,
addiction, maternity young parents social work, group facilitation, advocacy specialist
long term health conditions, DHB environments and social work supervision and team leader roles.


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Waikato

Bianca Johanson

I have over 19 years experience as a social work practitioner. I have worked in the areas of mental health, child and adolescent mental and general health fields,
addiction, maternity young parents social work, group facilitation, advocacy specialist
long term health conditions, DHB environments and social work supervision and team leader roles.


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Wellington Wairarapa

Judy Dunce

Skill Base: Community & Development Education Family/Child Welfare Youth Location: Wellington, Wairarapa Willing to Travel? No Willing to Relocate? No Availability: Part Time SWRB Registered? No Profile: I have recently completed a Masters (Applied) in Social Work through Massey University. I have four years experience on the Board of ICANZ (Intercountry Adoption New


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Jane Brook

Skill Base: Academia Community & Development Consultancy Counselling/Therapy Disability Education Family/Child Welfare Health Management Mental Health Youth Availability: Anytime Location: Wellington, Wairarapa Willing to Travel? Yes Willing to Relocate? No SWRB Registered? Yes Profile: Jane is a clinical social worker, trainer and supervisor working in Wellington and the Wairarapa , and


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Sandy Tosland

Strong skill base includes, networking, advocacy, political, social change, client-centred, strengths-based, Treaty of Waitangi, anti-oppressive practice and big fund-raisers.
I tend to work well with clients with DV, parenting, Mental Health, Work & Income issues, and not limited but prefer not to work with elderly or youth so much. And yet, I think family work may be an area of interest in the future.


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Snita Ahir-Knight

I am a senior social worker with therapeutic skills in child and adolescent mental health (from the UK and NZ). I am motivated to enable others to help themselves by the use of a range of high level skills and competences. I also possess leadership skills which I successfully transferred from retail to my current career.


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