Contract Social Workers for Facilitation of Perinatal Groups, North & South Island Locations

Mothers Helpers Contract · NZ$30 / hour

Multiple part-time casual contract vacancies for social workers available with Mothers Helpers starting in January 2021 in the following locations:

  • Whangarei
  • South Auckland & Papakura
  • South Waikato
  • Rotorua
  • Tauranga
  • Whakatane
  • Hawkes Bay
  • New Plymouth
  • Palmerston North
  • Porirua
  • Wellington
  • Queenstown

Qualified and fully registered (or eligible to be registered) social workers wanted on a casual basis to facilitate online group therapy for mothers experiencing perinatal depression/anxiety.

This would be a 12 month contract working 2-4hrs/week, delivering our “Out of the Fog” programme to women experiencing Antenatal or Postnatal Depression/Anxiety and possibly our “Preparing for Parenthood” Antenatal Classes (depending on interest).

You would be fully trained and certified in the “Out of the Fog” and “Preparing for Parenthood” programmes and provided with monthly supervision by a Registered Social worker (your manager).

Groups must be held in the evening starting at 6:30 or 7:30pm, finishing at 8 or 9pm respectively but which weekday evening can be chosen by you. Starting date would be early February (specific date to be confirmed) but training provided in late January. A suitable local venue will be hired in consultation with you. Experience in group therapy facilitation an advantage.

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