Social Worker – Fixed Contract, Paeroa

Fixed Contract

We are seeking a qualified social worker who is either registered or working towards registration. Someone who is able to work flexibly across our Family Start and SWiS contracts on a fixed term employment agreement (3-6 months).

Responsibilities:

  • Ensure the safety and well being of children is paramount
  • Provide ‘best practice’ in social and casework
  • Work in partnership with whānau, to assess their needs and identify solutions that are relevant to them.
  • Work collaboratively with other government agencies, community and service providers
  • Advocate, mediate and facilitate on behalf of child/ren and their family/whānau/caregiver
  • Access all services, including Strengthening Families for the achievement of child outcomes
  • Develop and maintain community, cultural and professional networks
  • Maintain essential relationships with other Whānau Development and HMTB staff, Hauraki Iwi, Hapu and Marae
  • To undertake all required reporting and record keeping.

To apply please send your resume and cover letter through to us at general@hauraki.iwi.nz