Staff and Volunteer Opportunities
Counsellor (8 hours per week) – Maternity leave cover
This position is effective from February 2015 to cover maternity leave.
Counsellor (8 hours per week)
This position is effective from February 2015.
Each 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. As 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.
Working within the A Girl Called Hope Counselling model.
Maintaining counselling notes and completing electronic reports.
Identifying and accessing appropriate resources for the counselling area.
Assigning weekly homework for residents.
Provision of general support and encouragement to the programme participants.
Providing family support and therapy where appropriate.
Working with the wider multi-disciplinary team and programme.
Commitment to supervision and ongoing education.
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:
Applications close: Friday 30th January 2015.
Successful applicants must be available for induction and training from Wednesday 11th February 2015.
Night and Weekend Residential Support Worker (shifts 8am-5pm, 4:30pm-8:30am)
Must be available for weeknight and weekend work. 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.
Successful applicant must be available for training and induction.
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.
To apply, please email your cv to
Applications close: Wednesday 28th January 2015. Interest from previous applicants is welcome.
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.
For more information and an application form, please email