Reintegration Worker

McLaren Associates Ltd

We need people with the X Factor for two exciting roles: one full time, one part time

  • Passionate about working with people to make a difference in their lives?
  • Highly motivated and a self-starter?
  • Are you experienced in health, justice or social work?
We need people with the X Factor for two exciting roles, one full time, one part time.

Are you:
  • Passionate about working with people to make a difference in their lives?
  • Highly motivated and a self-starter?
  • Experienced in health, justice or social work?
This opportunity involves providing an intensive support service to 18-28 year old men in Rimutaka Prison and the community who have begun a treatment programme designed to reduce burglary offending.    
  
You will work with a relatively small number of men to support them and their whānau through the treatment programme. You will develop their release plans, co-ordinate their care and provide active and intensive post release support.

To be successful in this role, you will have;
  • excellent skills in assessment and care coordination
  • the ability to build rapport quickly
  • a sound understanding of Maori cultural principles and practice including whānau ora
  • a sound understanding of a range of services and support in the community
  • strong professional boundaries
  • ability to maintain accurate and up to date client records
  • have (or be studying for) a degree in social work or another relevant subject
CareNZ offers a competitive remuneration package dependent on qualifications, skill and experience. This includes five weeks annual leave and a job that makes a difference in people’s lives.
  
You must have a clean criminal record, New Zealand Citizenship or Permanent Residency and a current full New Zealand Driver’s Licence.
  
If this sounds like you then get in touch with Nikki Walshaw or Georgia Branham at McLaren Associates.
  
Applications close: 5pm, Wednesday 14 August 2019
Contact: Nikki Walshaw or Georgia Branham
Applications to: Click the 'apply now' button