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2 Youth Social Workers (Youth Development Workers)

2 Youth Social Workers (Youth Development Workers)


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We need Youth Heroes!

If you are trying to find your purpose and are passionate in making a difference in the lives of our rangatahi who are homeless or at risk of being homeless, then this role is for you.

We offer: 

  • flexible work schedule
  • competitive market rate
  • active support in professional development through coaching, training and professional practice

TO APPLY and view the full position description, please follow this link.

To be successful in this role, you will need to have:

  • Strong cultural awareness and experience working in Maori and Pacific communities and is able to connect across networks (Central, South or West Auckland communities)
  • Confidence in working directly with the youth to assist them in developing the skills needed to live independently
  • Capability in creating tailored one to one support plans that will provide flexible, youth-focused, wrap around support designed to build life skills

The role is community based and focuses on providing strengths based support services and activities by working collaboratively with young people identifying their needs and finding practical solutions that will assist them towards independent living and resettlement to longer term accommodation or back to family/whanau and community.

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