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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

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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

Fertility Counsellor, Wellington

Applications Close: 16-December-2019
With more than 30 years of commitment to the treatment of fertility, Fertility Associates is the leading provider of fertility services in New Zealand. We are very proud to celebrate over 20’000 babies born through our reproductive technology. Today 1 in 50 Kiwi babies will start with Fertility Associates- that’s nearly one in every classroom
We are inviting enquiries from suitably qualified people, eligible for full ANZICA membership to join our counselling team to provide counselling for patients at our Wellington clinic in a .3 FTE position over 2 days a week.

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Counsellor/Therapist/Social Worker, Whangarei

You will need to be able to work collaboratively with other professionals and/or services and build strong relationships. Ideally you are a registered (or interim/provisionally registered) counsellor, psychotherapist, psychologist or social worker who is passionate about working with whānau and rangatahi.
Of particular importance is our valuing of diversity and our commitment to our bi-cultural journey. You will have a genuine appreciation for how we integrate Māori and Pasifika kaupapa into our daily working life.

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Social Worker – Women’s Health & Paediatrics, Waikato

Application closing date: 3 December 2019
An exciting opportunity has arisen for a qualified practitioner to join the social work team at Waikato Hospital. The position is based in Women’s Health and Paediatrics which covers obstetrics, gynaecology, women’s outpatient clinics, paediatric surgery and paediatric medicine.    

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Practice Leader, Wairarapa

Closing date for applications: 8 December 2019.
We are seeking a dedicated and experienced Practice/Team Leader who has a good understanding of Family and Child context.
This role will support the committed and established team in Masterton – providing supervision and practice development while maintaining some direct service provision. 
This role requires an enthusiastic professional committed to providing quality services in the community. You need to hold a relevant tertiary qualification in Counselling, therapy or Social Work and have experience of delivering services to vulnerable families and their children. 

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Team Leader Clinical Practice, Dunedin

Applications close: 6 December 2019.
The Team Leader Clinical Practice (TLCP) is an integral part of the Puketai Leadership Team. This position oversees a service model which seeks to engage therapeutically with the tamariki that come into our care. The TLCP leads the delivery of quality assessments, and the planning and programming of services within the residence. Managing a team of Case Leaders, the TLCP will provide regular and planned supervision to ensure that the behavioural and clinical needs of tamariki in the residence are met.

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Community Social Worker/Advocate, Rodney District, Orewa

Applications close 06 December 2019 12pm

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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Teen Parent Intensive Case Worker, Palmerston North

Applications Close: 4pm, Friday 06 December 2019

He Ngākau Mātua – Family/Whānau Development
Are you passionate about enhancing the lives of young parents?
Te Aroha Noa Community Services is a community development organisation based in Highbury, Palmerston North.  We are offering a fixed term .9 FTE leadership position in our He Ngākau Mātua Learning Hub to cover maternity leave.  This Hub is committed to holistically enhancing the lives of young parents who have disengaged at various levels with education, community and family environments.

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Social Worker, Nelson

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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Supervisor, Social Worker – Kāpiti

Applications close: Wednesday 27th November, 2019
Are you a highly organised and experienced people leader who loves working in a fast-paced environment, a quick thinker who is able to make timely decisions and do you have experience in child protection?
If this describes you and you’re looking for an opportunity to manage the intake and assessment part of Oranga Tamariki work, then we have a position for you.

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Team Leader, South Otago

Closing date: 1pm Thursday, 28 November.
As the Team Leader, based in Balclutha, you will lead, manage and continuously improve the quality and effectiveness of a team providing social services to vulnerable children and their whānau. We are looking for someone who will share our commitment and passion for working together with whānau to make change that inspires hope for a better future.

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Housing First Senior Practitioner, Auckland

Applications close on: 30 November 2019
The successful candidate will provide leadership within the team upholding quality and best practice in client management as well as walking alongside people on their recovery journey as they build a sense of well-being and strong positive community connections.
As a senior member of the team which has a kaupapa Māori approach, this person will also be responsible for acknowledging and enhancing the mana of the people he/she works with. This includes providing a diverse range of person centred supports as identified by each individual participant to meet their unique set of needs goals and aspirations.

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Housing First Key Worker, Auckland

Applications close on: 30 November 2019
The successful candidate will work with a Housing Specialist to assist people into permanent housing of their choice and provide ongoing support to participants as they establish themselves in permanent housing, and will continue to walk alongside people on their recovery journey as they build a sense of wellbeing and strong positive community connections.

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Social Worker, Manawatu

The Open Home Foundation is currently seeking a permanent full-time Social Worker to join our Manawatu Service Centre. We are looking for social workers who share our passion for ensuring children are safe and families are supported.
OHF is committed to mobilising the mainstream Christian community to serve Tamariki and Whānau in Aotearoa New Zealand.

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Safeguarding Adults (SAFA) Coordinator, Taranaki

Applications close on 29th November 2019 at 5pm.
The Personal Advocacy and Safeguarding Adults Trust is looking for a skilled Safeguarding Adults Coordinator for the Taranaki area. This is a part-time role for 15 hours per week for a fixed term of 10 months. The hours of work will be negotiated with the successful applicant but will be between Monday-Friday.

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Kaiako – Bachelor of Bicultural Social Work – Two Positions, Hamilton

Position Closes Sunday 8 December 2019

Permanent, Full-time
Mangakōtukutuku Campus-Hamilton 
(Staring January 2020)
We are seeking two full time Kaiako to deliver our Bachelor of Bicultural Social Work programme in Hamilton, however, part time opportunities may be considered to deliver specific modules based on applicants experience, strengths and commitments.
The duty of these roles is to teach the Bachelor of Bicultural Social Work, involving but not limited to developing lesson plans, presenting material to tauira, responding to tauira learning needs, and evaluating tauira progress. The successful candidates will be required to engage in Rangahau and to maintain currency of subject knowledge. 
These candidates will required to be appropriately skilled and qualified to teach at TWoA. This entails a combination of being skilled in TWoA indigenous teaching practices and holding appropriate tertiary credentials to meet delivery and sector requirements.
If you wish to be involved in this exciting initiative and have a passion for seeing communities succeed in education, then we would like to hear from you.

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Acute Clinician – Community Mental Health Teams, Nelson Tasman

Applications close Thursday, 21 November 2019.

Our Adult Community Mental Health teams provide high-quality comprehensive assessment and treatment for adults and their families living in the Nelson/Tasman region. We enjoy a team culture of collaborative practice, openness, humour and respect across disciplines.
This is a permanent, full-time position working 80 hours a fortnight (1.0FTE).
As an Acute Clinician you will work a 24/7 roster responding to clients in crisis. This will include overnight on call triaging and assessment of acute presentations in response to referrals from ED GPs and Police.

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Primary Health Social Worker – Taihape

Applications close 29th November 2019

Taihape Health Limited is seeking a social worker with New Zealand Registration to work within our primary care multidisciplinary team.
If you enjoy a varied work day and working closely with your community this position is ideal for you. There is some flexibility in the hours available and new graduates are welcome to apply.

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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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