JOB VACANCY: Social Workers (x2) & Residential Management (x1)

Listed by: mahi.co.nz

Applications close: 08/09/2017

Location: Auckland Central

Organisation: Hestia Rodney Women's Refuge

3 Positions available:

  • Community Based Social Worker - full-time
  • Safe House Social Worker - part-time
  • afe House Manager - part-time (this is a home management position) 

The Company
Hestia Rodney Women's Refuge seeks exceptional staff for three positions to provide an outstanding service to women and children who feel or are unsafe at home.
Hestia is a community based organisation with affiliation to the National Collective of Independent Womens Refuges. 

Mission 
To provide a confidential safe service, which women and children can come to, or access in the community, when their abusive domestic situations are no longer tolerable. We support women in their choices without judgement, promote empowerment through knowledge, equity in relationships and the safety of children as being paramount.

The aim of Hestia Women's Refuge is to work towards safe and healthy families through support, education and positive change. We support women, children and whanau by providing free advice, safe accommodation, community based support and confidential advocacy services. 

The inspirational staff at Hestia Rodney, work tirelessly to help women and children who are concerned about their safety in a relationship: assisting with safety plans, providing a safe place to go or meeting with them in the community regardless of ethnicity, ability, sexual preference or residential status.

Preference will be given to candidates who have worked in social service environments, particularly domestic violence, those with a strong cultural awareness and those who have experience working with advocacy and for one position - home management.

Your empathetic nature, networking ability, strategic and operational experience will be second to none. Your innovative personality will allow continuous improvement as we continue to build the best possible service for our community.

Hestia Women's Refuge people are what makes the difference between good and great, and this role is not different. If you think you are the exceptional talent we are seeking do not hesitate to apply.

Email hestiarwr@xtra.co.nz for Job Descriptions.