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Do you want to do more for Kiwi kids?

If so, you may be exactly who we're looking for.

At Barnardos, we're passionate about making a real difference in the lives of Kiwi kids. We have over 60 years' experience helping New Zealand tamariki and whānau be the best they can.

Our trained, experienced and passionate staff work with more than 100,000 children and families in communities across Aotearoa every year. They ensure that children receive the care, support and education they deserve — and you can too. 

We provide family support and early childhood education to Kiwi families and intensive social support to those most in need. Standing behind our frontline staff is a dedicated corporate services team — including fundraising, marketing, human resources, finance and IT.

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Why choose Barnardos?

Because at the end of each day, you'll know you’ve made a real difference in the lives of Kiwi kids up and down New Zealand. And when someone asks what your job is, you can truly say "I do more for Kiwi kids."

 

Current vacancies

Early learning & childcare

Qualified Teacher - Early Learning Centre (Lower Hutt)

Applications close Sunday, 12 June 2022

Casual Teacher - Early Learning (South Island)

Qualified Teacher - Early Learning Centre (Kaikōura)

Applications close Friday, 20 May 2022

Join our team of Early Childhood Teachers

All regions

Early Learning Centre Manager (Cromwell)

Applications close Friday, 20 May 2022

Become a Home Based Educator

All regions

Qualified Teacher - Early Learning Centre (Cromwell)

Applications close Friday, 20 May 2022

Child & family services

Residential Youth Workers – Casual Day and Night Shifts (Christchurch)

Casual Youth Workers (Christchurch)

Contact Supervisor (Christchurch)

Applications close Friday, 13 May 2022

Telephone Counsellor (Auckland)

Applications close Wednesday, 18 May 2022

Corporate services

Graphic and Multimedia Designer (Wellington)

Applications close Thursday, 26 May 2022

Community Coordinator (Wellington - Hutt Valley)