Family Start Social Worker

The Anglican Trust for Women & Children (ATWC) is a multi-disciplinary Social Services organisation that continues to serve the families of Auckland.


We have a vacancy for a highly self-motivated full time, qualified and skilled Social Worker to provide intensive social work support to families as part of the Family Start Programme. The position is based at our Glen Innes office in Auckland.


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.


If you consider yourself to be a social worker that thrives on innovation, knows how to build collaborative relationships with strong 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.


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 for children and their families
  • Knowledge of working with diverse cultures
  • Solution focused
  • Creativity and innovation
  • Compassion


** As an essential service with vulnerable whanau/patients, government health mandates require all new staff to be fully vaccinated, evidence of this will be required.


For more information, please contact Lila Taulapiu @

Applications close Tuesday, 26 April @ 9.00am.


10 Beatty Street, Ōtāhuhu, Auckland 1062



Monday to Friday 8am-4:30pm


+64 9 276 3729