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We are seeking an experienced social services worker with a passion to improve the safety of families and our community. The role includes representing RISE working alongside other social services and government agencies that meets daily to assess risk and identify support for those experiencing and impacted by family violence.
Family Violence Prevention Representative
Do you want to improve the safety and wellbeing of members of the Nelson – Tasman community who have been impacted by family violence?
We want to inspire people especially users of violence, to make lifelong changes for themselves and their children.
We are seeking an experienced social services worker with a passion to improve the safety of families and our community. The role includes representing RISE working alongside other social services police and other partner agencies that meets daily to assess risk and identify best next steps supporting those experiencing and impacted by family violence.
Knowledge and skills in risk assessment, understanding of trauma and working with the dynamics that contribute to episodes of family violence are preferred. Good time management, administrative skills and ability to be self-directed are essential. A background in social work or counselling would be an advantage however not essential to be considered for this role.
Join a team of trained specialists in this field working through support and empowerment, to break the cycle of family violence for whānau in our community. We look forward to hearing from you.
Applications close 5pm Monday 7th November.
For more information and an application pack call 03 548 3850 or email [email protected].
Visit our website for more information on RISE www.rise.net.nz
Article type: Job Vacancies, Volunteer Opportunities and Offers
Contact Name: Dee Cresswell
Contact Phone: +64210328717
Contact Email: [email protected]