Social Worker – 8 Month Fixed Term

Offering great benefits like 7 days additional paid holidays, professional registration, supervision and professional development (with new Graduate Program).

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

The vacancy is a 8-month contract based in the Tamaki community for a full time, qualified and skilled Social Worker to provide intensive social work support 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.

This vacancy 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 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


** 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 against COVID-19 prior to starting. Evidence of this will be required.

For more information, please contact Anel Foord @

Applications close Monday, 10 January 2022 @ 9am.


10 Beatty Street, Ōtāhuhu, Auckland 1062



Monday to Friday 8am-4:30pm


+64 9 276 3729