Kaiwhakapuawai – Social Worker (Full-time), Christchurch
Family Support Team
The Champion Centre is an early intervention service which works with children and their whānau/families from 0-6 years of age with significant developmental delays.
We are seeking a Kaiwhakapuawai to support Māori and Pasifika whānau who attend therapy/educational programmes at The Champion Centre.
If you fit the criteria below, we welcome your application.
Essential: a registered social worker (or working towards SWRB Registration); experience working with Māori and Pasifika; knowledge of Te Reo and Tikanga; good communication skills.
Desirable: experience working with whānau/families raising a child with a disability; good community networks; an understanding of cultural and linguistic diversity; an understanding of the impact of grief, sudden change or trauma on family dynamics; ability to work as a member of multidisciplinary teams.
For more information and / or a job description contact:
Paula Crean, senior social worker (Mon-Fri) firstname.lastname@example.org
To apply please email a CV and covering letter to Wendy Entwistle: email@example.com
Closing Date: Thursday 3 December 2020.