Vacancies

CURRENT VACANCIES

Crisis Team Leader
Are you a compassionate person who wants to make a real difference in your community?  We are a not for profit agency based in Papatoetoe providing crucial counselling to those affected by sexual harm.  We are seeking an experienced social services professional with a knowledge of the dynamics of sexual violence, and experience in crisis intervention.

We are looking for a special individual who is dedicated, caring, willing to go the extra mile, flexible, level-headed and a team player.

Working for the Counselling Services Centre, you will be based in Manukau, leading a team, providing support for people in Counties Manukau, affected by sexual violence.  This full-time role will manage a small team of dedicated Crisis Response Workers and also include frontline support with clients helping them through police processes. The Team Leader is also responsible for keeping accurate statistics and records of the Crisis Team activities for compliance to funders and government entities.

You will need the following skills/expertise/qualifications;

  • Qualified Social Services Professional. Must be registered with appropriate professional body
  • Leadership experience
  • Committed to the Treaty of Waitangi
  • Ability to work with police, medical personnel and other professionals
  • Ability to think on your feet and cope with diverse situations
  • A high degree of professionalism
  • Knowledge of the dynamics of sexual violence preferable
  • Experience in Crisis Intervention desirable
  • High-level computer skills

Counselling Services Centre (CSC) is a not for profit agency located in Papatoetoe, South Auckland.   We have been providing counselling and practical support to the Counties Manukau community since 1986.

If you are ready to make a difference and you believe you have what it takes, please email your CV and a covering letter to ann.weaver@cscnz.org.nz by the 19th October 2018.

POSITION DESCRIPTION – Crisis Response Team Leader August 2018

Crisis Worker

We are looking for someone with the following skill set:

  • Qualified Social Services Professional. Must be registered with appropriate Professional body
  • Committed to the Treaty of Waitangi
  • Ability to work with Police, medical personnel and other professionals
  • Willing to work after hours and weekends
  • Knowledge of the dynamics of sexual violence preferable
  • Experience in Crisis Intervention desirable

Working for Counselling Services Centre in Papatoetoe, you will be providing support for people in Counties Manukau affected by sexual violence. While based at home until you are called out, you could be working from a variety of different locations, depending on the needs of each individual client.

If you are ready to make a difference and have what it takes, please email your CV to ann.weaver@cscnz.org.nz

 

Regardless of whether or not we have any vacancies advertised, please feel free to make contact with us at any time to register your interest in working with Counselling Services Centre.

Counselling Services Centre (CSC) is a not for profit agency located in Papatoetoe, South Auckland. We have been providing counselling and practical support to the Counties Manukau community since 1986.

Our Services include:

Crisis Response Team

24/7 free and confidential crisis response service for anyone affected by sexual harm which includes assault or abuse.

Court Support

Free and confidential support for people who go through the justice process, during and after trial.

Counselling Team

Our counselling team accept self-referrals and referrals from other agencies and services. Our counsellors are registered with a professional body such as NZAC and NZCCA, and most are ACC registered.

Social Work

Our social work team provide advocacy, support services and resources. Our social workers are registered with SWRB and ANZASW.