Company: Ministry of Social Development
Care and Protection Coordinator
A rewarding, challenging and varied role
Permanent, Full Time
Oranga Tamariki Ministry for Children is dedicated to supporting the most at risk children in New Zealand, with a single focus to put the wellbeing of tamariki first.
We currently have a position available in our Blenheim site for a Care and Protection Coordinator. It is a challenging role and your strong facilitation and mediation skills will be put to the test as you ensure that all decisions are in the best interest of the child or young person's safety and protection.
You will have:
Strong networking and community relationship building skills.
Energy and motivation with the ability to work flexible hours.
Interest in improving their community.
Capability to implement change successfully.
Ability to work in culturally appropriate ways with children, young people and their families.
Managing conflicting viewpoints through to resolution.
In return we offer:
A competitive salary.
On-going training and regular supervision.
A committed team environment.
A challenging, fascinating and rewarding career.
If you think you have what it takes, and are totally committed to doing what's right for children and young people, we'd love to hear from you.
How to apply:
Internal Oranga Tamariki Employees please apply through your myHR portal at work. This will ensure that your myHR employee profile is visible as internal candidate.
External Candidates Including MSD employees, Please apply through the apply button and upload your CV and cover letter to our applicant tracking system. Please note all applications must be made online.
For further information with regards to the vacancy please contact Kaye MacDonald at Kaye.MacDonald@ot.govt.nz.
Applications close: Wednesday 17 October 2018 #LI-ORG