Senior Social Worker -Residential Parenting Programme

If you have the passion and desire to help make a difference in the lives of children and their families/whanau then we would like to hear from you!

The Anglican Trust for Women & Children (ATWC) is a multi-disciplinary Social Services organisation. With a hundred and sixty years of service to families in our community we are offering a fantastic full time opportunity for a qualified and skilled Social Worker to provide intensive social work support as part of our Residential Parenting Programme.

We are seeking an experienced Senior Social Worker senior to work in the Granger Grove Residential Parenting Programme and Therapy services team.  You must have a sound understanding of working with families/whanau with high and complex needs.   The parents and children have often experienced significant trauma, abuse and neglect.

What you need:

  • Social Work qualification
  • Social Work Registration
  • At least 3 years’ experience
  • Experience in working with complex family systems
  • Understanding of attachment theory
  • Experience in teamwork, networking, collaboration and establishing and maintaining strong inter agency relationships
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Current drivers license

We offer:

  • Professional registration through SWRB
  • Additional paid holidays
  • Commitment to professional supervision
  • Ongoing professional development

Please send your resume and cover letter to Anel Foord,  AnelF@atwc.org.nz

Closing date: 5pm Thursday, 22 November 2018