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GP referrals allow for free attendance to Raeburn House courses and groups

Raeburn House are now able to accept referrals from doctors to Raeburn House courses / groups and people who are referred to Raeburn House by their GP’s can attend the courses for FREE.  This includes all of the courses in their Building Resilience programme.

Contact: Kimberly Lamb, Programme Co-ordinator
Raeburn House, Northcote, Auckland 0627
T:            09 441 8989
F:            09 441 8988

Strengthening Families Coordinator Wanted at Raeburn House

The Co-ordinator will support local families by facilitating and organising meetings and action plans with government, community agencies and others involved in their care. The focus is to help families achieve positive outcomes.

Key attributes required:

  • excellent communicator
  • facilitation/relationship skills
  • excellent time management and record keeping
  • knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite

An advantage would be to have working knowledge of key agencies and a social work background, although social work qualifications are not essential.

This is a 30 hour a week position. A current driver’s licence and own vehicle are essential.

Contact Raeburn House for a full job description (486 8939), or forward your cover letter and CV to:

Anthea Evans
Post: Raeburn House, P O Box 36 336, Northcote, Auckland 0748
Email: anthea@raeburnhouse.org.nz

Applications Close: Friday 20 September 2013

Strengthening Families Coordinator Wanted

Job Opportunity: Strengthening Families Coordinator

Raeburn House is a community development organisation that works across three core areas – Community Wellbeing, Mental Wellbeing and Diversity.

Strengthening Families is about families. It is a structured early intervention process where community organisations and government agencies work together with family/whanau to improve the health, education and social outcomes for that family/whanau.

Raeburn House is seeking a highly motivated person with social work experience. Working across government and community organisations, this position requires someone with knowledge and experience of how key agencies work with families in the social/health/education and youth justice sectors.

The ideal person will also have strong communication skills both oral and written, an ability to work across different levels to build relationships, knowledge of children’s behavioural and development issues and a current New Zealand drivers licence. This is a 30 hour a week position and flexibility of hours may be required.


Please email your cover letter and CV to:
christine@raeburnhouse.org.nz, or send to
Raeburn House, P O Box 36 336, Northcote, 0748
or contact Chris Jones – 486 8939

Applications close: 10 December 2012

Part-Time Community Support Administrator Wanted Auckland

Raeburn House is a community development organisation that works across three core areas – Community Wellbeing, Mental Wellbeing and Diversity. Raeburn House is seeking an experienced, efficient and diligent administrator to work alongside a small friendly team. The successful applicant needs to demonstrate confidence and compassion in dealing with a range of clients, and a proven ability to work in a team and independently.

The position is for 25 hours a week to be worked over 5 days. Start date to be negotiated.

If you are interested please contact Christine Jones on 09 486 8939 for further details, or forward your cover letter and CV to:

Christine Jones
Raeburn House
P O Box 36 336, Northcote
North Shore 0748

or email to


Applications close 30 November 2012

Cooking with Nature’s Pantry: Starts 16 or 17 October 2012

Learn to cook interesting healthy meals on a budget…

  • Learn what “weeds” are good for you
  • Find out what to do with that glut of fruit
  • Learn how to use and dry herbs
  • Stuck for ideas for sandwich fillings?
  • Does the thought of disjointing a chicken terrify you?
  • Learn how to make your own sushi, curry, salads, dressings, marinades, preserves, speciality items, eg bread, sauces, infused oils and vinegars and more…
  • Share recipes, hints and tips

Meet like-minded people and have heaps of fun.

Choose from three different class times to suit you.

  • When: Tuesdays, 16 Oct 2012 – 15 Jan 2013
    • Time: Mornings 9:30am – 12:30pm
  • When: Wednesdays, 17 Oct 2012 – 16 Jan 2013
    • Time: Mornings: 9:30am – 12:30pm
    • Time: Evenings: 6:00pm – 9:00pm

Venue: Two different locations in Glenfield
(Venue details given on registration)

Places are limited. Registration is essential.
Contact: Raeburn House

Phone: (09) 441 8989
Email: learning@raeburnhouse.org.nz

Only $2 per class

Stitch Group – Albany: Starts 11 October 2012

Embroidered Landscapes of Community

Raeburn House is excited to offer another “stitch” group within Albany. This free group is open to anyone who would like to learn new skills and meet other people from the area. All welcome to join  at the Albany Library (Kell Drive) on the 2nd Thursday of the Month 11 October 12noon to 2pm

Raeburn House – Connecting Diverse Vibrant Communities
PO Box 36 336, Northcote, Auckland 0748
T 09 441 8989 / W www.raeburnhouse.org.nz

Positive Body Image Workshop 23 August 2012

Employment Rights in NZ Seminar 24 July 2012

Employment Rights in NZ

Date: Tues 24th July 2012

Time: 9.30am – 12.00 noon

Venue: Level 1, Norman King Building, Ernie Mays Street, Northcote

RSVP: ssnznorthshore@raeburnhouse.org.nz or

Tel: (09) 486 8635

  • Whether you are a recent arrival or have been living in NZ for a few years, this seminar will help you to learn about your rights as an employee in NZ.
  • Meet the experts on this subject and ask the questions that you would like answered.
  • This seminar is a must for all new migrants in the process of making NZ their new home, including organisations and employers who engage with newcomers. See attached flyer and location map for details.

If you have registered for this seminar already, a reminder email will be sent nearer the time.

Raeburn House Programmes Brochure 3rd Term 2012

Check out the Raeburn House Programmes Brochure for Term 3!

There are some great new courses coming up this term and a sliding scale is in place to ensure everyone has access to these quality programmes including meditation, writing, arts therapy and stress reduction workshops and groups.

For further information, your calls are welcome on 09 441 8989 or email learning@raeburnhouse.org.nz.

Groups and workshops are open to the entire community so please feel free to forward far and wide.

Global Food & Friends Group

Global Food & Friends

  • Date: Wednesdays, 14 March, 28 March, 11 April, 9 May, 30 May, 13 June, 27 June 2012
  • Time: 10am – 11:30am
  • Venue: Level 1, Norman King Building, (opposite Northcote Library), Norman King Square, Ernie Mays Street, Northcote


Calling all Newcomers and Kiwis…Join this friendship group …

  • Learn about Kiwi culture
  • Find out how local services can help you to settle in NZ
  • Love to eat? Bring a small plate of fi nger food to share
  • Meet others, make new friends and have fun

Everyone welcome – bring your friends and family along

No need to book.

For enquiries, please phone: (09) 486 8635 or email: ssnznorthshore@raeburnhouse.org.nz