We are looking to recruit a qualified Social Worker to work alongside our taitamariki and their whānau.
Within this team your primary responsibility will be to manage referrals and caseload from the Children's Team.

In return we can offer you:
A salary negotiated for skills and experience;
A challenging and rewarding work environment;
On-going training and development;
Regular supervision in a cultural environment;
Commitment to the highest standards of strengths-based social work;
Opportunity to work within a value-based Maori Organisation.

Preference is given to those who have:
Able to demonstrate knowledge of Te Tiriti o Waitangi, te reo Māori and tikanga Māori;
Ability to quickly build rapport with tamariki and Whanau;
Great written and verbal communication skills (you will need to write court reports);
Resilient, motivated and driven character;
Flexibility to work after hours if required;
Good computer navigation and typing skills;
Full clean valid drivers licence without conditions.

You must have a Social Work Qualification recognised by the New Zealand Social Work Registration Board.


We look forward to hearing from you.

Please send your CV and cover letter to: Jade.wihongi@otangarei.org

Any inquiries, please contact Jade on 437 0908