Mellow Child Care and Cook

Do you love working with pre-schoolers and babies?  Are you looking for part time work? If so, we would love to hear from you.

Ko wai mātou | About us

The Anglican Trust for Women & Children (ATWC) is a multi-disciplinary Social Services organisation based in Otahuhu with over a hundred and sixty years of service to families in our community. Our values of Hope & Aroha, Compassion & Respect, Whanaungatanga, Stewardship, Integrity & Professionalism are the principles that guide all interactions.

Mō te tūnga | About the role

The Mellow Parenting programme is an invaluable opportunity for parents to enhance their parenting skills and capacity. We are looking for a highly professional candidate to fill a part time position to cook and to provide childcare to a small group of pre-schoolers/babies for 2 days per week from 8:30am to 3:00pm (Wednesday/Thursday), whilst their mothers attend our Mellow Parenting programme. Both groups are run in the South Auckland area. We are looking for someone who has experience working or caring for young children and preparing lunches. A high level of cultural awareness and understanding of tikanga would also be desired.

Mōu | About you 

To be successful in this role, you will need:

  • Ability to build relationships with the parents.
  • Knowledge of diverse cultures.
  • Solution focused.
  • Compassion.
  • Strong relationship building skills.
  • Full New Zealand Driver License.

What ATWC can offer:

  • Additional leave days as well as 4 weeks annual leave (pro rata for part time).
  • Supportive working environment.
  • Accredited Living Wage Employer.

To apply, please send your resume with cover letter to [email protected].

Applications will be open until suitable candidate is found.  

Note: Only candidates who are legally entitled to work in New Zealand will be considered. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. 


10 Beatty Street, Ōtāhuhu, Auckland 1062


Monday to Friday 8am-4:30pm


+64 9 276 3729