Settlement Youth Worker - Nelson (20 hours per week)

We are looking for someone who has a refugee background who can join our Nelson team to provide resettlement support specifically to young refugees ariving to NZ through the refugee quota.

Are you passionate about supporting young people to connect with their community and participate fully? Is that something an adult would ask? Probably... Which is why we need you! someone enthusiastic who understands young people :)

As a part of the world's largest humanitarian organisation, New Zealand Red Cross works to improve the lives of vulnerable people by mobilising the power of humanity and enhancing comunity resilience.

We are looking for someone who has a refugee background who can join our Nelson team to provide resettlement support specifically to young refugees ariving to NZ through the refugee quota. Your role would be to provide casework support, mentoring and guidance ensuring young people are able to connect and integrate to their schools, social groups and community. This is an opportunity to make a difference in the lives of young kiwis.

This is a 20 hour per week permanent position.

If you wish to discuss this opportunity or for further information, please contanct Barb Whitaker, Phone: (03) 5465012 at New Zealand Red Cross, Nelson.

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Applications Close: 25 Nov 2018

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