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 3,000 social worker members and are available to social workers who are not members via our website www.anzasw.nz – under Job Centre on the Home Page.

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 3000 social workers with a link to your vacancy also included until the closing date

The cost is $150.00 plus GST

Social Worker, Christchurch

The Laura Fergusson Trust Canterbury is an independent, not-forprofit community and residential rehabilitation service provider. We specialise in providing rehabilitation services for people who have suffered acquired or traumatic brain injury and deliver these services in the community or within our residential rehabilitation service.We are looking for a Social Worker who has the following qualifications, skills…

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Social Worker, Youth Services, Hamilton North

Hurry as applications close on 28 April 2019.
We specialise in youth services and are passionate about doing the right thing for our rangatahi and whānau. We are a learning site, so we are open for those who wish to have their say to use their voice and help us grow. Our motto is work hard, play hard. Every day in our office is different; it’s busy because we’re all striving to do the right thing for our rangatahi and their whānau. We have a knowledgeable leadership team who are extremely supportive of what we’re doing and have our backs every step of the way.

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Social Worker – Te Whetu Tawera, Auckland DHB

Applications close 22 May 2019
If you would like a role in a challenging but supportive working environment, then this is the role for you. Flexibility, skilled communication and a thorough knowledge of community resources are key and desired. The successful applicant will have a demonstrated understanding of contemporary recovery centred service delivery as well.

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Pathways to Settlement Manager

Applications close at 5pm on 1 May 2019
Are you an experienced social worker with leadership skills who is passionate about making former refugees feel at home in New Zealand?Then we want to hear from you.We have an exciting opportunity for someone to join our Pathways to Settlement team as a manager in Invercargill, making a difference in the lives of former refugees from Colombia.

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Practice Manager – Southland

Permanent—Full Time
“Supporting Families Caring for Children”
The Open Home Foundation, a national Child and Family Support Service is currently seeking a person to lead our Southland Service Centre based in Invercargill.Responsibilities include managing all aspects of the social work and foster care practice, providing day to day team leadership and liaising with local service providers and government agencies.

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Permanency Social Worker – Canterbury

Are you looking for an exciting new practice opportunity? The Open Home Foundation is currently seeking an experienced Social Worker to join a national team. The successful applicant will be based in Canterbury. The focus of this position is to advise and support caregivers as they create permanent homes for the children and young people in their care.This is a rewarding and satisfying role for someone who is skilled in; advocacy, advising, relationship building, and who relishes self-managing roles whilst still being part of a wider team.

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Case Manager (Kaiatawhai) – CAMHS (Blenheim)

Applications close: Thursday, 9 May 2019.

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Family/Whānau Development Practitioner/Social Worker, Palmerston North

Closing Date for Applications:  Friday 10 May 2019
Would you like a position where you: Journey alongside families and help them discover their strengths and resources, Help whānau achieve identified goals by building on their strengths, Provide therapeutic and educational groups that enhance whānau, Provide supervision and mentoring to team members, Build a community that enhances family/whānau wellbeing, Are part of a dynamic multi-disciplinary team

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Registered Social Worker, Hawke’s Bay

This Clinical Social Work role involves working in a multidisciplinary team on the Medical, Surgical and Assessment, Treatment and Rehabilitation Wards. You will be part of the wider Social Work team and report to the Social Work Team Leader.
As part of the Team you will provide a professional Social Work service for adult clients who are admitted to the Inpatient Wards. You will be part of the two year rotation including Adult Medical, Surgical, AT&R and Mental Health Inpatient Wards. The role also focuses on families, whanau, friends and supports that assist the progress of the client through the continuum of care from hospital to the community. The work includes; discharge planning, coordination of assessments, services and residential placements. Your work will involve counselling, advocacy and support to people with physical health and disability concerns, assisting people to deal with the emotional issues and changes in their lives.

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Social Worker, Forensic Mental Health Team, 0.5 FTE – Invercargill

Closing date: Sunday, 28 April 2019.
Permanent 0.5 FTE
Southland Hospital
The Social Worker role with the Invercargill Forensic Mental Health team provides comprehensive assessment, treatment, rehabilitation and monitoring of people identified as having moderate to severe mental illness and associated psychosocial issues.
This role is an essential part of our multi-disciplinary team and provides expert knowledge, skills and input to the care team. In this role you will work with and have the support of our multidisciplinary teams and will also work collaboratively with our partners in the health, NGO, criminal justice and corrections services etc.

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Social Work Lecturer, Hawkes Bay

Applications close Sunday, 12 May 2019.
EIT is a progressive learning institution located in the enviable lifestyle location of Hawke’s Bay.
He aha te mea nui o tea o? He tangata. He tangata. He tangata.
Are you a registered Social Worker with a Master’s degree looking for a change of direction? Does the opportunity to influence the Social Workers of the future appeal?
A permanent, part-time position has become available in Hawke’s Bay for a Social Work Lecture
r.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.
We are seeking to appoint a well-established, credible and passionate Social Worker on the Hawke’s Bay campus to enhance delivery of this innovative and leading edge social work qualification.

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AOD Drug Treatment Programme Practitioner

Closing Date 04 May 2019
Odyssey House Christchurch are looking for an experienced practitioner to join our team at the Drug Treatment Programme at Christchurch Men’s Prison.  This is a position to build upon the excellent work already being done in the programme.
You will work within the prison delivering groups and working individually with men to support their recovery.  You will need excellent organisational skills and the ability to collaborate on clinical and non clinical areas of work within the team.

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Psychosocial Support Worker, Wellington

We are looking for an experienced, highly skilled, professional and passionate Psychosocial Support Worker to work in our Wellington Office. We are looking for candidates from a Health or Clinical Psychologist or a Clinical Social Worker background. This role is a new position and is one of 5 new Psychosocial Support Worker roles, that have been created across CanTeen’s Wellington, Auckland and Christchurch hubs. These new roles will join existing Program Officers based in each of these locations as well as a team of online counsellors. The role will be working closely with strong support from the Psychosocial Manager.

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Social Worker | London + other UK locations | Excellent rates of pay | Children & family care roles | Flexible start dates

Pertemps Professional Recruitment is a UK based Recruitment Agency in central London. They place Social Workers within public and private organisations throughout England and Wales. The agency strives to provide an outstanding service to both candidates and clients, who provide help to society’s most vulnerable children and adults in often very tough and challenging circumstances. The team are experts in […]

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Social Worker, Youth Services, 6 Month Fixed Term – Hamilton

Applications close the 25th of April 2019.
We specialise in youth services and are passionate about doing the right thing for our rangatahi and whānau. We are a learning site, so we are open for those who wish to have their say to use their voice and help us grow. Our motto is work hard, play hard. Every day in our office is different; it’s busy because we’re all striving to do the right thing for our rangatahi and their whānau. We have a knowledgeable leadership team who are extremely supportive of what we’re doing and have our backs every step of the way.

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Social Worker – Auckland

Closing date for applications is May 3rd 2019 at 5pm.
This position is within the Crisis Response Team for Counselling Services Centre and requires someone with a specialised skillset and relevant completed tertiary qualification who is able to work well under pressure and understand the complex dynamics surrounding sexual assault or abuse.To provide a comprehensive Social Work service to individuals and their families experiencing sexual harm.  These include psychosocial assessments and supportive interventions as well as a flexibility to support individuals experiencing trauma within a multi-disciplinary setting.
To provide this service in a culturally sensitive and appropriate manner, in accordance with Social Work practice standards, organisational policy and Sexual Violence principles that is underpinned by the principles in the Treaty of Waitangi

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Lecturer – Social Practice, Auckland

The closing date is 26 April 2019
Māranga mai! Mārewa ake!
Kua wātea mai tētahi puukenga matua, kei Te Whare Wānanga o Wairaka.
Kia aro pū te kaitono ki ngā Tikanga, Mātauranga, me te reo Māori.Mauri ora!
At Unitec, we are an institution that values, promotes and supports learning while fostering Treaty based social practice, and preparing all students to work and live in an increasingly complex and interconnected
world.
We are looking for a Lecturer – Social Practice to join our team of experienced Social Practice educators committed to excellence in education and student success who can support our goal to be innovative and responsive to the exciting challenges of tertiary education and the Social Practice industry.

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Social Workers (Dunedin)

Applications close: Thursday, 18 April 2018  
We are looking for passionate Social Workers who will utilise the latest strengths-based practice tools and assessment frameworks to get quality outcomes for tamariki, rangatahi, whānau and the community to join our team in Dunedin.A big part of your day will be meeting with young people and ensuring their voices are heard. You will be completing assessments, creating plans, participating in family group conferences and partnering with other agencies and the community to get the best outcomes. Of key importance in this role will be your tenacity to overcome everyday barriers and the ability to drive positive outcomes which will put you in good stead for this challenging yet hugely rewarding role.

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Senior Practitioner (Social Work) – 28 Hours per Week, Papamoa

Applications Close 5pm, Friday 26 April 2019
Papamoa Family Services is a community social service agency that provides a range of strengths-based child and family services in the Papamoa region. Our primary goal is to assist people to take positive action in their lives by providing expertise, support, resources and planned intervention.
We are looking for a senior Social Worker, who is an experienced senior practitioner, to join our team at our Family Support Service.  You will be responsible for developing relationships with clients, providing comprehensive Social Work support, providing one off interventions as required, facilitating group and/or individual programmes alongside whanau, and working collaboratively with other external agencies. 

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Community Social Worker – Wellington

Applications close: Friday 3rd May 2019 at 4.00pm

St Vincent de Paul Society- Full-time-Based in Newtown, Wellington 
We are looking for a full-time Community Social Worker to join our team based at the Vinnies Welfare & Services office in Newtown, Wellington. As the sole Social Worker within the Wellington Society, you must be confident within your discipline, resilient, self-motivated and take charge of your role and its development. You will assist a diverse range of clients seeking support for a wide range of challenges and crises

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Dual Diagnosis Clinician – Te Puke

Applications close: 18 April 2019

Do you want to challenge stigma and discrimination? Do you want to work in a Kaupapa Maori framework and deliver positive outcomes for the Te Puke community?
 Poutiri Trust are looking for a registered Allied Health worker to join our team in Te Puke to support adults with co-existing disorders (mental health and addiction) on their pathway to wellness.  You will work within a wider team of kaimahi supporting our community to thrive. 

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Social Worker – 32 hours per week – Waikato

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Social Worker to join our team on a permanent part-time basis, 32 hours per week. This role will involve working alongside other professionals to provide specialist palliative care and psychosocial support to patients, their family/whanau/carers. As a member of the Family Services Team, you will be integral in the provision of patient and family/whanau/carer focused care. You will be committed to the on-going development of your social work and palliative care knowledge and understanding. You will contribute to the collective growth and development of the Family Services team at Hospice Waikato.

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National Contract Delivery Manager – Wellington

Reporting to the Chief Executive, and a key member of the senior management team, the National Contract Delivery Manager is responsible for leading the delivery of quality services across all of CareNZ’s contracts through six direct reports and their teams. In addition, they will assist in identifying and developing new business opportunities and contracts. 
 It is an exciting time to join CareNZ as they prepare for growth and are strategically placing themselves to capitalise on opportunities in the sector.

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

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