Family Start Social Worker(s)

The Anglican Trust for Women & Children (ATWC) is a multi-disciplinary Social Services organisation. With over a hundred and fifty years of service to families in our community. We are offering two fantastic full-time opportunities.
The vacancies are for qualified and skilled Social Workers to provide intensive social work support and advice to families as part of the Family Start Programme.
Working collaboratively with other community agencies, you will have sound understanding of issues relating to parenting and care and protection for children. Family Start is an early intervention, preventative, home-based service for families facing challenges in the areas of health, welfare and early education.
These vacancies will provide the opportunity for practitioners with a passion for children and families to join the Family Start team in the unique and diverse area of Auckland Central.
If you have a sound understanding of social work practice, outstanding relationship and communication skills, with a current full NZ driver’s licence and are legally entitled to work in New Zealand then we would love to hear from you. Fluency in Te Reo or a Pasifika language is desirable. In return, we can offer an exceptional opportunity to shape both the next stage of your career and the chance to make a real difference in the communities of Auckland.
Desired attributes:
• Desire to make a difference
• Knowledge of diverse cultures
• Solution focused
• Creativity and innovation
• Compassion
What ATWC offer:
• Professional registration through SWRB
• Additional paid holidays
• Commitment to professional supervision
• Ongoing professional development
To apply please send your resume with cover letter to Anel, AnelF@atwc.org.nz
Applications close 5pm Friday, 23 June 2017.
Previous applicants need not apply