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Safer Mid Canterbury provides a range of child, youth, adult and family community services across the Ashburton District. We are a non-profit organisation that has been operating as a charitable trust for more than 25 years, providing free and confidential services that focus on a healthier, stronger and safer community for all. 

All positions will require staff who:

  • Are sensitive to, and accommodating of, cultural and individual differences,
  • Are able to maintain a high level of confidentiality,
  • Have a commitment to, and understanding of, te Tiriti o Waitangi (the Treaty of Waitangi),
  • Have a passion for, and commitment to, providing non-judgemental services and supports to vulnerable people.

In return, we offer a family-friendly, professional work environment with the ability to make a real and significant difference in the lives of people in our district.

To apply for a position, please download an application form and return it to us with your CV and cover letter. Please follow all instructions on the application form.

All roles listed have a job description which you can also download. Please call us on 03 308 1395 if you require further information. 

Click here for the application form [PDF]
Click here for the application form [Word]


There are currently no positions available to apply for.


Refugee Volunteer Show of Interest Form

If you are interested in volunteering in some way for the Refugee Settlement Support team, please download the Show of Interest form and return it to Safer Mid Canterbury reception at 255 Moore Street, or email it to Kathy at

Download Show of Interest Form