After Care Kaitūruki - Whakahaumanu Mana Tāne
Permanent - 40 hours per week
Applications close:  5pm, 24th June 2020

Te Oranganui delivers a kaupapa Māori Alcohol and other Drug treatment programme in the Whanganui Prison.  This programme is based in Te Tirohanga Whare.

Te Oranganui is seeking an After Care Kaitūruki to navigate tangata whai ora and to provide post treatment support that effectively manages transition before, during and after release. The successful applicant will support/tautoko tangata whai ora in their recovery and wellness journey using the fundamental values of Tikanga Māori, Te Tirohanga, whānau ora and the skills and knowledge of alcohol and other drug work.


The Ideal applicant will have:

  • A clinical qualification and a relevant practicing certificate that meets requirements under the Health Practitioners Competence Assurance Act 2003; or an AoD experienced counsellor or social worker or a registered counsellor

  • Skills and experience working within the AoD sector

  • Sound understanding of the legislative framework, standards and best practice methodology within the AoD and Corrections sector;

  • Ability to uphold the fundamental values of Tikanga Māori, whānau ora and implement the five kaupapa values of Te Tirohanga

For more information or to apply, please click below.

Te Oranganui

57 Campbell Street, Whanganui

P: +64 6 349 0007 | E:

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