Job Centre

The ANZASW is the professional representative body of Social Workers in New Zealand, over 3,300 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

Social Worker, Canterbury DHB

Closing date: 4 March 2020
Our Social Work Services at Christchurch Hospital are inviting applications for Registered Social Workers to join our team working in the Emergency Department and across the Christchurch campus. We provide social work services as part of a multi-disciplinary team taking a holistic approach to patient care.
We currently have a permanent, part-time position available working across the acute hospital services at Christchurch Hospital (0.8FTE/32 hours per week). This will be working within our twenty-four hour, seven-day rotational service with late and weekend shifts.

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Addiction Clinician with Youth Focus, Marlborough

Closing date Sunday, 8 March 2020.
We are looking to appoint an allied health professional (occupational therapist, or social worker) or a registered nurse, with at least 2-years experience within an addictions role for this permanent, full-time position based in Blenheim. You will have a sound knowledge and understanding of adolescent development and behaviour, good assessment/triaging skills, as well as the skills to work with the clients and their families and whānau in a professional manner, using a multi-disciplinary approach.

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Family Protection Specialist, Canterbury DHB

Closing date: 4 March 2020
Our Child and Family Safety Service, based on the Christchurch Hospital campus, is responsible for the Family Violence Intervention Program, Child Sexual Abuse Assessment, Child Protection and Family Violence (Canterbury DHB/West Coast DHB), Integrated Safety Response (ISR) and provides a number of clinical services including the Gateway Program and Vulnerable Children’s Project.
We are looking for a Family Protection Specialist to join our team on a permanent full-time (1.0FTE/40hr per week) basis! This position is Monday – Friday during day hours. There will also be a requirement for you to occasionally cover weekend shifts.

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Social Worker, Auckland

Key Assets is a dynamic non-government organisation providing high quality, innovative foster care in community based placements for children and young people with varying needs and behaviours.
We are looking for an experienced Social Worker to provide placement support and coaching to Foster Carers.

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Community Social Worker, Auckland

Applications close :23 February 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 – Tokoroa

Applications close the 13th March 2020
Are you ready for your next opportunity?

Make a genuine, positive impact on the lives of tamariki, rangatahi and whānau
Use the latest strengths-based tools and assessment frameworks
Join a close, supportive and fun team who are passionate about their work

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Key Worker – Assertive Community Outreach Service, Auckland

Applications Close: 21 March 2020.

Join the Assertive Community Outreach Service (ACOS), an intensive Community Mental Health Team in ADHB’s High & Complex Needs Services.

Our team works with people who have a history of poor engagement with mental health services and who present with high risk associated with their condition. We aim to provide responsive treatment to Service Users/Tangata whai i te ora who require more flexibility and intensity of support. ACOS covers all of the Auckland District Health Board area

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Coordinator Care & Protection – Hamilton

Applications close on the 26th February 2020.

Do you want to work as an integrated part of our community by managing Care and Protection Family Group Conferences, children-in-care review meetings, hui-a-whānau and other family meetings? As a Coordinator Care & Protection for our Hamilton site, you’ll make sure we take a joined-up approach to support tamariki, rangatahi and their whānau and in making decision that are for the best interest of the child’s or young person’s safety and protection

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Social Worker, Refugee Settlement – Palmerston North

Applications close at 5pm on 23rd February 2020.

We have an exciting opportunity for an experienced social worker to join the Pathways to Settlement programme in liase with the regional council.
The Social worker provides comprehensive assessments, social work support and settlement support to former refugees settling in New Zealand to regain control of their lives.      

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Supervisor Social Worker, Care & Protection – Pukekohe

applications close Sunday, 23 February 2020.

Do you want to make a genuine, positive impact on the lives of tamariki, rangatahi and whānau? Join a supportive team who has each other’s backs every step of the way by using the latest strengths-based tools and assessment frameworks at our Pukekohe site where we have a great opportunity for an experienced Supervisor or Social Worker with recent and relevant acting up supervisor or similar experience.

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Therapeutic Social Worker, New Plymouth

Applications close 22 February 2020

Our 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, childcentered and aims to support the restoring and strengthening of social and emotional wellbeing so children and families can manage past and present experiences. Smaller caseloads allowing a much more intense therapeutic focus on the work with tamariki and whanau. Great on the job training provided, and ongoing training opportunities in therapeutic practice.

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Housing Social Worker, Whanganui

We require a Registered Social Worker with social work experience to work with whanau/families in Transitional Housing. This exciting and flexible role involves working with whanau/families providing comprehensive assessments, case management, and one to one supportive interventions. This is a permanent, full time position at 35 hours per week.

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Case Manager (Kaiatawhai) – CAMHS, Nelson

Closing date: Sunday, 23 February 2020.

We are looking to appoint an allied health professional or registered nurse, with at least two-years’ experience within a CAMHS or acute mental health setting to this permanent, full-time role. You will be experienced in working with young people and you will be up to date with current research findings relating to major mental health issues and trends in child and adolescent mental health service delivery. You will also have a background in delivering comprehensive assessments and evidence-based interventions for children and youth.
You will be the type of person who fits into a cohesive team culture of collaborative practice, openness, humour, and respect across disciplines and will engender confidence, trust and rapport with clients, their support networks and other agencies and service providers.

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Case Manager/Kaiatawhai – CAMHS (Wairau), Marlborough

Closing date: Sunday, 23 February 2020.

We are looking to appoint an allied health professional, or registered nurse, with at least 2-years’ experience within a CAMHS or acute mental health setting to this permanent full-time role. You will be experienced in working with young people and you will be up to date with current research findings relating to major mental health issues and trends in child and adolescent mental health service delivery. You will also have a background in delivering comprehensive assessments and evidence-based interventions for children and youth.
You will be the type of person who fits into a cohesive team culture of collaborative practice, openness, humour, and respect across disciplines and will engender confidence, trust and rapport with clients, their support networks and other agencies and service providers.

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Therapeutic Social Worker, Wellington

Applications close at 5pm on Thursday 27th February 2020.
Permanent part time role – 30 hours per week
Catholic Social Services is seeking a Therapeutic Social Worker to join our team. Our office is based in Wellington, but you will work with local communities across the North Island boundaries of the Catholic Archdiocese of Wellington.

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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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