Job Centre

The ANZASW is the professional representative body of Social Workers in New Zealand, over 3,4300 members nationally.

For more detailed information on who we are, what we do, and how we may be of assistance to you, please contact Fiona Scott fionas@anzasw.nz

We look forward to hearing from you soon!

Social Work Jobs

Advertisements are sent directly to approximately 3,300 social worker members and are available to social workers who are not members via our website

You do not need to be a member of ANZASW to use this service. 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 3300 social workers with a link to your vacancy also included until the closing date

The cost is $150.00 plus GST

Clinical Educator – Specialist Mental Health Service, Canterbury

Closing date: 3 February 2020

We’re looking for a Registered Allied Health Professional to join our SMHS Training Unit as a Clinical Educator, providing educational course development and implementation to our team of healthcare professionals! This is a part-time opportunity working 24 hours per week (0.6FTE) based at Hillmorton Hospital. These hours will ideally be worked across three days, but there is flexibility around this and will be negotiated with the successful applicant.

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Community Social Worker/Advocate – North Auckland/Rodney District

Applications close: 14 February 2020 at 5pm.

Hestia Rodney Women’s Refuge seeks an exceptional Community Social Worker/ Advocate to be part of our team of skilled and dedicated advocates, in providing an outstanding service supporting  women and children in our vast rural and semi-rural area who are unsafe due to abuse in their homes.

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Social Worker, Care & Protection – Tauranga

Hurry as applications close on Monday, 27 January 2020.

Do you want to make a difference to New Zealand’s tamariki, rangatahi, their whānau and the community? Join a great, supportive and fun team and empower children and young people in our Tauranga West site. We have 1 permanent and 2 fixed term contracts opportunities available.

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Restoring Family Links Coordinator – Wellington

Applications close on 7th February 2020 5pm and we only accept applications through Seek.

We are looking for a Restoring Family Links (RFL) Coordinator to lead and manage the strategic direction and daily programme operations of the nationwide RFL service.

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Haumara Whanau Coordinator, Hawke’s Bay

Closing date: 30 January 2020

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an experienced senior clinician to provide specialist Intimate Partner Violence and child protection expertise and leadership of the Hawke’s Bay District Health Board (HBDHB) Violence Intervention Programmes (VIP).
The ability to work collaboratively and influence at a regional and national level along with excellent communication, facilitation and co-ordination skills is essential.

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Social Worker, Southland

Applications for this position close at 4pm on Monday 20 January, 2020. 

An opportunity has arisen for a Social Worker to join our team to assist with the delivery of services that Family Works provides to families. This role provides individual and family casework, counselling and support for children, young people and their families using planned interventions to assist clients to develop their own resources and resolutions where appropriate.
Family Works offers a supportive work environment with great opportunities for training and development.
The role is for between 20 and 40 hours per week; hours may be negotiable for the right candidate. 

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Social Worker, Queenstown

Closing date: Sunday, 26 January 2020.

We are offering a unique opportunity to work as an integral part of the multidisciplinary team at Lakes District Hospital. The successful candidate will work in a case management capacity and will be responsible for the delivery of supportive Social Work services to patients of the department.

Closing date: Sunday, 26 January 2020.
Please note that we may begin shortlisting as we receive applications and could withdraw the advertising at any time.

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Social Worker – Housing, Community Ministries, Tauranga

Applications close by 12 noon on Wednesday 29th January.

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

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Community Social Worker, Auckland

Applications close :19 January 2020
The Community Social Worker role is responsible for assessing and analysing the needs of children (5 – 12 years) and their families.
The role has a strong therapeutic social work focus, is community based, child centered and aims to support the restoring and strengthening of social and emotional wellbeing so children and families can manage past and present experiences.

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Social Worker, Whanganui

Applications close: 20 January 2020

Family Works is one of the largest NGOs providing integrated social services for the whole community. Family Works provides a range of services to families and communities including needs assessments,
social work, counselling and therapy and a range of life-skills and parenting courses.
Our Social Workers are the key in ensuring we enable, care for and support Kiwis around the country.
This is a permanent, full time (40 hours per week) role based in Whanganui. This role offers challenge and flexibility. It involves the provision of Social Work, group work and related services to individuals, adults, adolescents, couples, families and Whanau.
You can expect to co-facilitate programmes to adults and children and to pick up intake duties as and when required. Full training will be provided to the successful person.

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Social Worker in Schools (SWiS), Wellington Region

Applications close 20 January 2020

This is a fixed term (until 2021), part-time (20 hours per week) role where you will have the opportunity to work and connect with children and whanau in two locations in Wellington. 
Are you a qualified and experienced Social Worker who is passionate about working with children and their families/whanau?  The Social Worker in School programme are on the lookout for a dynamic person to join the team!

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Director, Taranaki Bridge Programme

Applications close: 5.00pm Monday 20 January 2020.

The Salvation Army Bridge Services exist to provide safe, integrated, high quality treatment and support services to people whose lives have been  affected by  alcohol or substance use. In New Plymouth they provide residential services, which are known and recognised for being person-centred, caring, transformative and responsive.
As a key member of a national team, the Director is responsible for overall management of regional operations and ensuring a high standard of day to day clinical practice, with key accountabilities including staff leadership and mentorship, service delivery, stakeholder engagement, quality improvement, strategy planning and implementation, financial and business management.

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Social Worker, Papanui – Christchurch

Application closes 17 January 2020

Are you passionate in making a real and positive difference to New Zealand’s tamariki and rangatahi? Are you an innovative practitioner who is committed to developing a strong and trusting relationships with whanau, hapu and Iwi?
Look no further as we currently seeking for practitioners who are creative, highly organised, quick thinker and someone who enjoys working in a fast-paced and ever-changing environment. 

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Frontline Social Worker, Wellington

Applications Close: 5pm Friday 17 January 2020

We need experienced, qualified kaimahi to join our vibrant frontline team. You will be working with some of the most marginalised and vulnerable people in our city, helping to identify their needs and the support they require to achieve wellbeing. You’ll be willing to roll your sleeves up and do whatever tasks are required to support them.
No two days are alike at DCM! You’ll have the opportunity to develop in your practice with a diverse and experienced team.

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Social Worker, Nelson

Applications Close: 13th February 2020

Full Time – Nelson
The Open Home Foundation (OHF) is currently seeking a permanent full-time Social Worker to join our Nelson Service Centre.
OHF is committed to mobilising the mainstream Christian community to serve Tamariki and Whānau in Aotearoa New Zealand. We are looking for a Social Worker who shares this passion. OHF provides training and development options for this challenging and rewarding position.

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Senior Practitioner, Nelson

Closing date for applications: 13 February 2020

Open Home Foundation (OHF) Nelson, is currently seeking a permanent full-time Senior Practitioner.
OHF is committed to mobilising the mainstream Christian community to serve tamariki and whānau in Aotearoa New Zealand. We provide excellent training and development options for this challenging yet rewarding position.

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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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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 prevention and advocacy organisation. We are an approved Child, Youth and Family […]

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