Social Worker Care and Protection
Ministry for Vulnerable Children – Wellington – Specialised Social Worker (Fixed Term), Wellington Job ID:15463 Fixed Term until October 2018 Qualified Social Worker? Passionate about working with challenging youth? Successful at engaging with hard to reach teenagers? Wellington opportunity Child, Youth and Family run a project to engage challenging youth in the central region. This project focusses on developing and supporting high quality relationships with young people, which builds resilience and produces better outcomes. A fixed term position until October 2018 exist for experienced social workers, located in Wellington. You will be part of a specialist team working intensively with up to 5 young people at any one time. You will work across youth justice and care and protection, and liaise with courts and caregivers. You will be expert in managing and mitigating risk, and enjoy positively engaging with young people. Some travel will be required throughout NZ. Induction training and on-going professional devel… – Permanent – Full-timeApply for this job.