Kaupapa Maori Peer Support

Kaupapa Maori Peer Support

Listed: Jun 22, 2022
Permanent – full-time
Closing: Jun 29, 2022
West Coast / Westland
Healthcare & medical

Full-time | Hokitika/Greymouth


Poutini Waiora is a Maori Health and Social Services provider that delivers holistic care to whanau across Te Tai Poutini.


We are looking for two Peer Support and Advocate Workers. The ideal candidate will be able to work within a kaupapa Maori framework, have lived experience of Maori culture and be responsive to the needs and goals of adult Tanagata whaiora and their whanau who have lived experience of mental illness or addiction.


You would need:



  • Knowledge of Te Teo Maori and Tikanga Maori

  • Level 4 peer support/health addictions (or intend to study)

  • A commitment to the Treaty of Waitangi

  • Full New Zeland Driver License

  • New Zealand residency

  • Good level of MS office skills

  • Excellent time management and organisational skills


Our kaimahi are passionate about ensuring whanau are central to all decision making in order to support their goals and aspirations under the umbrella of whanau ora.


Come and join us!


Applications Close 29th June 2022 – 5pm


Please apply by:



  1. Visiting our website and fill in the Application form

  2. Provide a cover letter telling us about yourself and why this position is perfect for you.

  3. Supply a current CV and evidence of a relevant qualifications

  4. Email to: "> denoting "Kaupapa Maori Peer Support" in the subject line.


Visit our Website to download the Application form:
www.poutiniwaiora.co.nz