Emergency Housing Navigator

Job ID 22531623
Canterbury, Christchurch
Listed on 26 Jun 2024

About this job

A Wainoni based employer is currently seeking an Emergency Housing Navigator to join their team. Navigators play a pivotal role in Whanau Ora. They adopt an approach tailored to the needs and circumstances of each whanau. Navigators have the geographic and cultural proximity necessary to understand whanau situations and build relationships of trust and confidence with whanau members. The Navigator approach enfranchises whanau and gives them a voice. Navigators assist whanau to set long-term goals and encourage them to take charge in working towards them. They help whanau connect with services and advocate on their behalf to service providers. Once whanau have been assisted to deal with their immediate needs, Navigators continue to help them build their capacity to be self-managing.

Job Requirements

Preference will be given to applicants with a tertiary qualification in Social Work or similar and or is a Registered Social Worker. Suitable candidates must hold a full clean driver licence and be a competent user of Microsoft Office and databases. Police Vetting is mandatory. Suitable candidates must hold a full driver licence.

Days of work
Monday to Friday (40 hours per week)
Pay Details
Job Category
Other Miscellaneous Clerical and Administrative Workers
Career Level
Intermediate (2 - 4 years)
Driver Licence
Full, (Class 1) - Car Licence
Pre-employment drug test required

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