STAFF VACANCIES

Springboard Community Works is a faith based charity in North Rodney that has been working with young people and their families since 2002.

Springboard highly values its employees and sees them as our greatest asset, our heart!

The varied roles within Springboard bring people of an array of skills and abilities together to change their community by creating opportunities for young people to experience success.
Staff members are part of a strong, supportive and encouraging team of like-minded, values based individuals.

For further information about our vacancies, please contact us

Vacancies

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Learning Hub Tutor

We are on the hunt for an energetic, passionate and dedicated person to work with youth in an educational setting.

This part-time role involves working as part of a team in a Level 2 Certificate programme called ‘The Learning Hub’. This is aimed at educating a class of 16-18 years olds whom for various reasons; mainstream schooling hasn’t worked.

While education is a focus of this programme; it does not come seperately from creating a sense of belonging in our whanau, equipping the young person to be working toward their best life, mentoring and developing them in relational, life and employment skills.

Working alongside our Lead Tutor, you will have a hand in developing the programme content, facilitating, assessing, leading and teaching in a small classroom setting.

Training and support will be provided, however previous experience in working with at risk youth will be preferred, but not crucial for the right candidate.

The successful applicant will be a team player, who can demonstrate initiative, leadership and is reliable. The Springboard team is dynamic and full of passionate people who are dedicated to seeing the best outcomes for our young people. You will need to be able to uphold the values of our organisation, understand the principles that we operate by and work within these.

Springboard is a faith-based charity in Snells Beach that was established in 2002. We exist so that every young person and their family has someone in their corner. Springboard provides wrap around support services for young people who need a little extra help along the way.

Hours of work will be 8am-5pm Monday- Thursday

Are you ready to be part of our team?

To apply please email your CV along with a covering letter telling us why you want to take on this challenge and what strengths you have to bring to this role to:
dan@springboard.org.nz

Applications close Friday 13 March.

A full New Zealand drivers license is essential in this role as you will be transporting youth. You must be currently living in New Zealand.

Youth Worker

We have a great opportunity for a passionate and dedicated Youth Worker to join our Youth Services Team, Futureworks, which supports high risk young people as they navigate their way through the challenges they face in education and towards securing employment. 

The nature of the role requires empathy and an ability to connect, empower and work alongside high risk girls. The successful applicant will be an experienced youth worker, a team player who can demonstrate initiative, leadership and reliability, be computer literate and culturally aware.

The Springboard team is dynamic and full of passionate people who are dedicated to seeing the best outcomes for our young people. You will need to be able to uphold the values of our organisation, understand the principles that we operate by and work within these. 

Springboard is a faith-based charity, established in 2002 and is situated in Snells Beach. We exist so that every young person and their family have someone in their corner and to provide wrap around support services for young people who need a little extra help along the way.

A full New Zealand driver’s license is essential in this role and you must be currently living in New Zealand. 

For more information about us, visit our website www.springboard.org.nz

To apply, please email your CV and a covering letter telling us why you want this role and what strengths you bring to dan@springboard.org.nz  

Applications close Friday 27th March 2020 so apply now!
Previous applicants need not apply.

 

Social Worker

We have a full-time Social Worker position available in our Elevate Family Services Programme which provides early intervention and preventative support for young people and their families.  The role involves working in the community and within a team to meet the obligations of our Oranga Tamariki partnership contract.

To be successful in your application you will have all or most of the following:

  • A NZ qualification
  • A passion to see positive life change for young people in this community
  • An ability to work effectively with all cultures and demographics
  • Competency in written and verbal communication skills along with strong people skills
  • Ability to deliver and report on outcomes
  • Self-motivation and ability to work independently whilst being a strong team player
  • Experience in Social Work (preferable)

You will also need a full New Zealand driver’s license and be computer literate.

The Springboard team is dynamic and full of passionate people who are dedicated to bringing the best outcomes for our young people. You will need to be able to uphold the values of our organisation, understand the principles that we operate by and work within these.

Springboard is a faith-based charity, established in 2002 and is situated in Snells Beach. We exist so that every young person and their family have someone in their corner and to provide wrap around support services for young people who need a little extra help along the way.

Please send your CV along with a covering letter to mail@springboard.org.nz by Friday 03 April 2020

 

 

Youth Worker - Albany area

We have a great opportunity for a passionate and dedicated Youth Worker to join our Youth Services Team, Futureworks in a part time capacity.

Although our organisation is based in Snells Beach,  we are looking for someone to work with our young people (16-20 year olds) primarily in the Albany area. Futureworks supports high-risk young people as they navigate their way through the challenges they face in education and towards securing employment, as well as improving their wellbeing.

The nature of the role requires empathy and an ability to connect, empower and work alongside high-risk youth. The successful applicant will be an experienced youth worker, a team player who can demonstrate initiative, leadership and reliability, be computer literate and culturally aware.

The Springboard team is dynamic and full of passionate people who are dedicated to seeing the best outcomes for our young people. You will need to be able to uphold the values of our organisation, understand the principles that we operate by and work within these requirements.

Springboard is a faith-based charity, established in 2002 and is situated in Snells Beach. We exist so that every young person and their family have someone in their corner and to provide wrap-around support services for young people who need a little extra help along the way.

A full New Zealand driver’s license is essential in this role and you must be currently living in New Zealand. 

To apply, please email your CV and a covering letter telling us why you want this role and what strengths you bring to:
 mail@springboard.org.nz  

Applications close Friday 10th April 2020 so apply now!

Previous applicants need not apply.

 

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