Kaupapa Maori Health Care Services

in the Western Bay of Plenty, New Zealand

SIA Social Worker

Te Manu Toroa is a large Kaupapa Māori Organisation located in Tauranga,Bay of Plenty.

We offer a vast range of Health and Social Services to our community including GP services, Pēpi Ora, Dental, Specialist Nurse Services, Family Start, Whānau Ora, Social Services and Mental Health and Addicition Support.

We currently have a part time vacancy working from our Tauranga Moana City Clinic. The position is a .5 Social Worker. The Social Worker role requires that the successful applicant has the skills and knowledge to effectively advocate for, and support Te Manu Toroa clients.

The successful applicant will also need to demonstrate:

- An Understanding of Te Tiriti o Waitangi and its application within Health Settings
- Knowledge of Indigenous Models of Practice
- Excellent Interpersonal Skills
- An Ability to Work Within a Multidisciplinary Team
- Excellent Time Management Skills

Essential Skills, Qualifications and Experience:

- Registered Social Worker with ANZASW and has a current APC
- Full Drivers Licence
- Proficient IT Skills
- Competent to Engage Hard to Reach Whānau
- A Good Understanding of Te Reo me ōna Tikanga

Ideally the successful applicant will have well established networks and strong whakapapa ties to the Bay of Plenty communities.

If you are interested, please forward your CV and covering letter to recruitment@temanutoroa.org.nz

Applications for this role will close on Tuesday the 5th of November 2019