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

Please find information about our current positions vacant below. If we are showing no vacancies, please keep in touch by subscribing to our newsletter or visit this page again later.

Learning Hub Tutor

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

This role is as a Tutor of a Level 2 Certificate programme called ‘The Learning Hub’ aimed at educating a class of 16-18 years olds whom for various reasons; mainstream schooling hasn’t worked. You will be leading and outworking the programme alongside a wraparound team of pedagogical and management support.

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

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, along with proficient literacy and numeracy skills/knowledge and ICT skills.

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 situated in the Warkworth area 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.

Check us out on www.springboard.org.nz

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:
hannah@springboard.org.nz

Applications close Friday 22nd October 2021.

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

Qualified Youth Counsellor

Springboard is on the hunt for a Qualified, energetic, Youth Counsellor to work on a fixed term basis, part time at our home base in the Warkworth area.
You will work closely with our Elevate Social Work team to support Young People to solve problems, provide tools, counsel and guide them in positive directions for their futures.
You will develop relationships and build trust with each young person.

To apply you must have:

  • A recognised qualification in counselling
  • Current rights to work in New Zealand
  • Full New Zealand Drivers Licence

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

  • Experience working with high risk youth
  • 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
  • Computer literacy

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 currently situated in Snells Beach – soon to be in the Warkworth area. 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.

See our website for more details – www.springboard.org.nz

Please send your CV along with a covering letter to hannah@springboard.org.nz by Friday 22 October 2021

 

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