Men’s Family Violence Programmes Facilitator, Manawatu


Te Manawa Family Services is a leading provider of counselling and social work services in the Manawatu. We provide several services and programmes, including Family Violence Programmes, Youth and Parenting Programmes, Pre-Programme Support, Family and Whanau Support and Anti-bullying programmes and projects.

We have an exciting opportunity for a qualified male social worker or counsellor to join our Men’s Programmes team. The role will include co-facilitation of weekly non-violence programme groups, individual non-violence programme work as well as assessments, reviews and community engagement.
Te Manawa Family Services has a full training and accreditation programme including external supervision, group supervision and regular review to ensure that all facilitators are supported in their learning and development.
While group facilitation and/or family violence experience is an advantage, we would like to hear from anyone with a passion for helping men to create safe relationships with their family and whanau.

We offer competitive wages and flexible work hours can be negotiated.

All staff must be committed to a violence free lifestyle.Te Manawa Family Services is committed to:

  • Providing high quality training, supervision and support to our staff.
  • Maintaining a healthy, harmonious and caring team environment.
  • Providing high quality programmes and services to our clients and to our community.
  • Incorporating Tikanga Maori in all our work
  • Ongoing evaluation of all our programmes and services.
  • Holistic and client led services

Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.

To apply, please email a cover letter and CV to Kyley Logan, Chief Executive at

(We request that all applications are emailed to us in electronic form)

Applications close 5.00 pm Friday 12 June 2020