Social worker in Schools (SWiS) – McAuley Catholic High School for girls

Are you passionate about working in schools? If so, we want to hear from you! We have a position at McAuley Catholic High School for girls.

Our agency is one of the leading providers of Social Workers in Schools (SWIS) Program, within Auckland. We are offering opportunities for highly self-motivated, qualified and culturally aware Social Workers to join a dynamic, supportive SWIS team and celebrate the difference made in New Zealand children’s lives and homes.

The Social Work position is based 5 days a week at McAuley High School who deliver Catholic education to girls in academic years 9 – 13. The school challenges students to strive for standards of personal excellence and rejoices in their multicultural backgrounds.

You will need to have a Social Work qualification that is recognised by the social work registration board to apply for this role, though consideration will be given if nearing the completion of your study. You will also need excellent written and oral communication, a full New Zealand driver’s license and strong computer skills.  You must be eligible to work in New Zealand.

Desired attributes:

  • An understanding of Catholicism and Christian values
  • Experience in a school environment
  • Desire to make a difference
  • Knowledge of diverse cultures
  • Solution focused
  • Creativity and innovation
  • Compassion

What ATWC offer:

  • Professional registration through SWRB
  • Additional paid holidays
  • Commitment to professional supervision
  • Vehicle allowance
  • Ongoing professional development and growth

If you are passionate about social work, value education and want to make a difference to children and their families, this is the opportunity to partner with us for future success.

To apply, please send your resume, with a cover letter to:

Closing date: Friday, 22 February 2019, 2pm.