Careers with us

Social Worker jobs

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. You will be encouraged to learn and grow within our organisation and we’ll support you in achieving your aspirations.

Comprehensive induction programme and on-going training

We give you the tools and support that you need to succeed in your job, including regular supervision.

A committed team with the same purpose

We put tamariki and rangatahi at the heart of everything we do.