Northland Jobs

x3 fte Trauma Therapists, x1 fte Crisis Counsellor

Miriam Centre

Northland Wide (Crisis Counsellor Kaitaia only)

The Miriam Centre is an intensive wrap-around service. A not for profit NGO, providing specialist crisis & in-depth intensive counselling, therapy, social work & behavioural change services. Our services are provided free of charge throughout Te Taitokerau Northland.

Our focus is: “All of the problem & all of the solution” To empower our tamariki, rangatahi & family whanau, Maori & non-Maori to heal & find positive new directions. Our founding kaupapa & purpose is that our tamariki, rangatahi & family whanau have the very best chance in life.

Due to overwhelming demand, we are looking to employ x3 fte. Trauma Therapists (Northland wide) and x1 fte. Crisis Counsellor (Kaitaia)

We are searching for practitioners who are:

  • Experienced & talented in working with children, adults, family whanau & communities, Maori & non-Maori

  • Resilient & will thrive working as part of a highly skilled team in the very difficult field of trauma, violence, abuse, neglect, addiction, alienation, disadvantage, socio-economic poverty, & loss of hope
  • If you have energy, a ‘can do’ attitude mixed with grit, determination & have that quintessential kiwi number 8 wire mentality
  • Sense of fun, work well & thrive in a team & really care about best practice


Please contact:

Patsy Henderson Watt
Senior Supervising Clinician/Executive Director
Miriam Centre
22 Mill Rd

Miriam Centre

22 Mill Road Whangarei

Phone 09 437 6010

Miriam Centre



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