Do you have the skill set and passion to support tamariki and whanau experiencing significant trauma, grief and loss? If you have a can-do attitude, you thrive on challenge and excel in team settings we would love to hear from you.
We are offering a fantastic Fixed term (5 months) opportunity for a qualified Counsellor.
The vacancy is for a qualified and experienced Counsellor, to join our Therapy Services team in Otahuhu.
The desired candidate will have significant experience in working with Maori/Pasifika families/caregivers of traumatised children and have strong community and agency networks. Referrals are for traumatised children and their caregivers/families; families with relationship, parenting, family violence and anger issues, as well as therapeutic support for our residents in our residential parenting programme. You would also need to hold a current full NZ driver’s licence, and be legally entitled to work in New Zealand.
- Great communication skills
- Excellent time management
- Case Recording Skills
- Able to work autonomously & as part of a team
- Understanding of Te Ao Maori and/ or working with Pasifika
What ATWC offer:
- Professional registration with recognised national body
- Additional 15 days paid holidays (pro-rata)
- Commitment to professional supervision
- Ongoing professional development
** Given the impact COVID-19 has had globally, as an essential service with vulnerable whanau/patients we will require all new staff to be fully vaccinated or to have had received at least one dose of the COVID-19 vaccination prior to starting, with the second dose within 35 days. Evidence of this will be required.
Please contact Anel Foord for more information @ AnelF@atwc.org.nz
Closing date: 9am, 21 October 2021