At PGF Group, we provide free, professional and confidential counselling and support services throughout New Zealand for anyone impacted by gambling. We also have dedicated health promotion teams who work in the community to raise awareness of gambling harm through advocacy work, education and training.
We welcome applications from like-minded individuals who are keen to make a difference and help individuals, families and communities be free from gambling harm.
Are you passionate about making a difference in people’s lives?
Do you want to positively impact the health and wellbeing of whānau and communities?
Do you have a strong sense of social justice and the drive and determination to create change?
Then this could be the position for you! We are seeking an experienced marketing and communications professional, with an eye for opportunity and the ability to strategically work on sensitive issues, to join our PGF Group team. This Full Time role is based at our national office in Grafton, Auckland, and reports to the Director, Marketing and Communications.
The Problem Gambling Foundation of New Zealand trades as PGF Group, which is the overarching brand for PGF Services, Asian Family Services, and Mapu Maia Pasifika Services.
Harmful gambling is a significant social issue in New Zealand and at PGF Group, we work with communities, district and city councils, gambling providers and policy makers to support the change necessary to reduce gambling harm.
Our nationwide team consists of qualified counsellors providing free, professional and confidential counselling services for both gamblers and others affected by gambling and a dedicated public health team working on harmful gambling issues in the community using a health promotion approach.
About the role
We are looking for someone to:
What we offer
If you want to make a difference in reducing the harm associated with problem gambling in our communities, then we want to hear from you!
Please note: To apply for this role you must be eligible to work in New Zealand.
Click here to download a full job description. Please send your application and CV to:
Applications close Friday 15 October 2021 at 5.00pm, but please apply early as suitable applicants may be contacted prior to the closing date.
Are you passionate about improving the health and wellbeing of others?
Do you want to make a positive impact for tāngata whaiora and whānau?
Are you experienced in mental health and addictions?
PGF Services is looking for an experienced counsellor to provide gambling harm counselling services in New Plymouth.
Our organisation is funded to work with individuals, whānau, groups, and the community. We have the flexibility to support any counselling modality that promotes client engagement and motivation.
The successful contractor will be in private practice and be able to provide whānau support counselling services for those experiencing harm from the impacts of gambling and other co-existing issues.
We are seeking a counsellor who has:
PGF Services will offer a competitive contract rate per session, along with orientation and training, and ongoing support to deliver gambling harm reduction interventions.
Please forward any questions or send your expressions of interest and a copy of your CV by 5.00pm on 11 October 2021 to:
National Director PGF Services