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Youth Worker - Oranga Tamariki

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Hawke's Bay, NZ

Youth Worker - Oranga Tamariki

Youth Worker – Permanent – Oranga Tamariki


We currently have an exciting permanent opportunity for a Youth Worker position based across our Waipukurau and Dannevirke Office.


This position will see you in engaging with and provide professional support to our rangatahi. A big part of your role will be assisting with the facilitation of care and support to our clients through demonstrating positive behaviours, acknowledging the personal influence on the life of each rangatahi. 


You will be working with a collaborative team who is passionate about Oranga Tamariki’s values and vision by supporting the Social Workers, Supervisors and support team in decision making, planning and case management. 


In this role, you will be responsible in engaging with whānau and other stakeholders to develop and deliver plans for our rangatahi. You will also be sharing your experiences with our rangatahi and support them to achieve their best potential. You will also be coordinating appointments and escorting them to these appointments, activities and support at school.  


If you think you have what it takes and is dedicated to being part of this positive change, we would like to hear from you


What’s on offer?

  • Salary between $44,156.43 - $64,768.67
  • On-going career and professional development
  • To work with a dedicated team 
  • A challenging, fascinating and rewarding position within a team committed to the highest standards of work 


How to apply?
If you are an Oranga Tamariki employee, please apply through your myHR portal. 
All external applicants including Ministry of Social Development employees, please apply through the apply button and upload your CV and cover letter to our tracking system
If you have any further questions regarding the role, please contact Andrew Louis at andrew.louis@ot.govt.nz


Application closes 06 June 2020