Family Start Worker, Hauraki

 

Do you have an undergraduate degree in social work, counseling, nursing, psychology or education? We have a full time permanent position available in our Family Start team. Family Start is an intensive home visiting programme with a strong focus upon parenting and safety. You will need to have a full, clean driver’s licence, good time management and strong administrative skills.

Responsibilities:

  • Ensure the safety and wellbeing of children is paramount.
  • Work in partnership with whānau, to assess their needs and identify solutions that are relevant to them.
  • Work collaboratively alongside other government agencies, community and service providers to ensure wrap-around support for whānau.
  • Advocate, mediate and facilitate on behalf of pēpē and their whānau.
  • Undertake all required reporting and record keeping.

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