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We are Hiring a Service Coordinator - Nelson region

Do you want to work in a friendly, professional, supportive organisation?

Would you like to be part of a self-managing team who can make their own decisions?

Work for a charitable organisation who put people first?


What we do

Options offers person-centred support to enable people to live the lives they choose. We support people to work towards increasing their independence and achieving their goals, and dreams.


Our values are:

Whakapapa - Understanding, empathy, to walk alongside.

Whanaungatanga - Inclusion to bring people together.

Manaakitanga - Build on the strength’s, abilities, and skills of the person and of the people in their lives.

Whakaaroaro - To ponder, consider carefully, give thought to reflect on.

Ahurutanga - Create a safe place to be part of.


Do you share these values? If so, read on….

As a Service Coordinator you will oversee the plans and goals for a number of people receiving support. You will work in collaboration with others using our collective strengths and wisdom to help build better lives for everyone. You will help to grow individual team members and team strengths and communicate and share relevant information.

You should have a relevant tertiary qualification (minimum Level 7) e.g., Bachelor of Social work, and a minimum of three years’ experience working with people in the community and knowledge of the health and disability sector.

You will be able to demonstrate experience in a role requiring self-management, setting priorities and meeting objectives.

How will we support you?

·       Regular team meetings

·       You will be part of an excellent supportive self-managing team

·       You will have opportunities to attend training courses

·       If you hold a professional registration, we will offer financial support to maintain your registration

·       Support to develop your own ‘one-page profile’ and well-being plan so that the team will know what is important to you and how you like to be supported

If this sounds like you and you want to, or already live in the NELSON area then please email: telling me why you are interested, and we will set up a time to talk.

You can also check out our website for more information

Closing date 5th May 2024

Support workers needed.

We work in the disability sector.

We work in Manawatu, Horowhenua, Kapiti, Wellington, Wairarapa, Hawkes’ Bay, Nelson & Marlborough.

If you are interested in working with us, please complete & submit the form at the bottom of the page.


Do you want to make a positive difference in people's lives and communities?
You don’t need to have previous experience or qualifications.
We are looking for people who share our values and who are
passionate about developing positive support partnerships.

We will offer you the following:
Being part of an organisation that welcomes everyone’s
contribution as it grows and adapts.
Belonging to a team where your life experience, skills and
ideas are valued, and your wellbeing prioritised.
Training in person-centred thinking and compassionate
communication. These are to help with everyday support
situations and to work effectively in teams.
Regular coaching and learning opportunities to develop
your strengths, and skills. 
Access to up-to-date, relevant training and support to gain
a qualification in Health and Wellbeing.

Flexible working hours.


Contact Us

Tautoko Support Services
Phone: 04 233 0164
Fax: 04 233 0154

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Charitable Trust

Tautoko Services is a Charitable Trust registered with the Charities Commission and our registration number is: CC26019. 

Charities Commission Website

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