Ormiston Junior College Auckland

Social worker 2022

Secondary (Years 7–15) / wharekura, Middle leadership

English, Health and physical education, Learning languages, Mathematics and statistics, Science, Social sciences, Technology, Te reo Māori, The arts

Listed 1:31 PM 14 October 2021
Closes 12pm 12 November 2021
Vacancy reference #: 1HAQUU

Ormiston Junior College are offering an exciting opportunity for a self-motivated, qualified and culturally responsive Social Worker to join our dynamic student counselling and wellbeing services team which includes two full-time and one part-time Counsellor. The successful applicant will bring the Social Work component we seek to complement the existing team and become an integral part of our rapidly growing school and local community.

You will need to be a registered social worker with SWRB NZ and/or a certificated teacher with the Matatū Aotearoa (the Teaching
Council of Aotearoa New Zealand) with a social work qualification and background. You will have strong communication skills and, most importantly, you will thrive in a fast-paced, innovative learning environment.

Desired attributes:

  •   Confident working across diverse cultures
  •   Experience working alongside new migrant families
  •   Innovative, solution focused
  •   Ability to build strong networks
  •   Value Whakawhanaugatanga 
  •   Manage autonomy responsibly
  •   Develop and facilitate programs in response to learners needs.

In return, OJC offer support through professional registration services, significant additional annual leave, ongoing professional development and growth, a competitive salary package and supportive team relationships. 

If you are passionate about social work, value innovative, personalised, world-class learning and the wellbeing provisions that foster this and want to make a genuine difference to children and their whānau, this is your opportunity to partner with us so that their success is not left to chance.

How to apply

For more information or to submit your CV and cover letter, please email:

Donna Hemingway, Executive Assistant to Leaders of Learning
(09) 974 0140

Vacancy link:

Vacancy reference #:1HAQUU

Listed 1:31 PM 14 October 2021
Closes 12pm 12 November 2021

School details

Ormiston Junior College

Type: Secondary (Year 7-10)
Authority: State
Gender: Co-Ed
Decile: 7
Roll: 761

School number: 709
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Physical address:
285 Ormiston Road, Flat Bush, Auckland

Postal Address:
285 Ormiston Road, Flat Bush, Auckland, 2019