Staff and Volunteer Opportunities

 

Staff

Qualified Counsellor (8 hours per week)

The following position has been made available by a staff member not returning from Parental Leave. This position is effective from February/March 2016.

The Counsellor position would suit an applicant with qualifications and experience in the counselling field.  Experience with clients working through trauma, eating disorders and/or mental health issues would be an advantage.

A Girl Called Hope utilises a structured counselling model; a willingness to work within this while integrating your own preference of modalities is essential.

This role includes:

  • Working on a Tuesday as the preferred day.
  • Maintaining counselling notes and completing electronic reports; therefore computer skills of an intermediate level is required.
  • Identifying and accessing appropriate resources to support the counselling model.
  • Assigning weekly homework for residents.
  • Provision of general support and encouragement to the programme participants.
  • Providing family support and therapeutic advice where appropriate.
  • Working with the wider multi-disciplinary team and programme.
  • Commitment to supervision and ongoing professional development as is required of your professional registration.

Alignment with the vision and values of A Girl Called Hope is essential.  Applicants must be 20yrs or older and eligibility to work in NZ is a necessity.

To apply, in the first instance, please email your CV to:  This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

Applications close: Wednesday 20th January, 2016, or earlier if a suitable candidate accepts the offer of employment.

Successful applicants must be available for induction and training from Monday 15th, February 2016.

 

Night and Weekend Residential Support Worker (shifts 8am-5pm, 4:30pm-8:30am)

This position is for shift work on week nights and weekends.  Would suit applicant who is training in, or has experience with, social services such as social work, youth work, teaching, nursing, mental health. This position includes helping supervise programme activities and supporting residents within a therapeutic environment.

Alignment with the vision and values of A Girl Called Hope is essential. It is preferable that applicants are 20yrs or older and eligibility to work in NZ is a necessity.  A current Full NZ Drivers Licence is required.  Successful applicant must be available for training and induction.

To apply, in the first instance, please email your CV to:  This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

Applications close: Wednesday 27th January, 2016.  Interest from previous applicants is welcome.

 

Volunteer

Availability during the week day is preferable.
We have many ways that people can volunteer at A Girl Called Hope including grocery shopping, gardening and administration tasks.
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