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Ringahora – Family Start Social Worker

Te Taiwhenua o Heretaunga has an exciting opportunity for a Social Worker keen to be part of an innovative organisation and our highly-successful Family Start team.

TToH is a thriving, values-based organisation in Hastings. Our health, social, education and community development teams have been working successfully with whānau across sunny Hawke's Bay for the past 30 years. 
We focus on outcomes for whānau by creating personalised, wraparound packages of care and support for families or individuals, based on their own particular needs.
The Family Start team plays a fundamental role in this by helping families move to a position of stable, healthy independence.
Needless to say, professionalism, co-operative teamwork and a can-do attitude are paramount in our friendly workforce of 300.

The successful candidate for this role will be able to demonstrate:
• Commitment to an outcomes-focused  ethos
• A high standard of professionalism and work ethic
• Excellent time-management skills
• Ability to communicate with and motivate families from all walks of life
• Willingness to work effectively as part of a team
• Knowledge of kaupapa and tikanga Māori within a social work context

Inquiries should be directed to Kara Edwards, ph 871 5350, ext 813, or email
To apply for this position, please download the TToH Job Application form at , where you will find the Job Description for a Kai Ringahora / Social Support Worker.
Send the completed form, along with your CV and Covering Letter, to:
Applications close at 5pm on Monday 17 September 2017.

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