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Putting children first guides everything we do at Oranga Tamariki.

We value fairness and sincerity, we treat whānau with respect, and we think long-term.

We believe that by getting involved early and showing love and care, we give children the best chance of growing into happy, thriving New Zealanders.

If that’s your approach to social work, you could fit in well here.

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What you can expect at Oranga Tamariki

A challenging and rewarding career

Come to work each day knowing that you can directly make a difference to the lives of tamariki and rangatahi in your community.

A supportive and encouraging environment

People are listened to, respected and trusted. We support flexible working opportunities and enable our people to prioritise their development and growth.

A committed team with the same purpose

We aim to create an environment that reflects, understands and values the tamariki, whanau and communities we serve.
We are committed to improving outcomes for tamariki Māori, promoting a positive cultural identity, connection and sense of belonging.

Find out more about our Māori Cultural Framework