Kaupapa Maori Health Care Services

in the Western Bay of Plenty, New Zealand

Tamariki Ora Kaimahi

A full time permanent position is available for a community health worker who has a passion to work with young children (0-5yrs) and their families. This would involve working directly with the community nurses, in particular the Tamariki Ora Nurses and social worker. This position has a strong well child and family facilitation component.

The key attributes required for this position are:

• Relevant healthcare qualification, and or the availability to undertake required study
• Experience within Tamariki Ora domains and working with their whanau
• The ability to pioneer this position in a primary health care setting in an active partnership with the Tamariki Ora Nurses & Kaimahi
• Full Drivers License


1) A good understanding of Te Reo Me Ona Tikanga Maori or a willingness to learn
2) Good understanding/working knowledge of local communities
3) L4 Well child certificate or willing to complete study
4) Current 1st Aid Cert

For a Position Description and Application form please forward your CV and Cover Letter to recruitment@temanutoroa.org.nz

Applications Close: Tuesday 13th March 2018