Community Support Worker – Adult Services (North & West Auckland)

  • Company:
    Spectrum Care
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
  • Job type:
  • Posted:
    4 days ago
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We have more than 100 worksites and support options across the whole North Island region. In our residential service, we provide support for adults with intellectual and/or physical disabilities within our homes and out in their community. We provide  24 hour support  which consists of a rotating roster Monday through to Sunday. We are currently looking for  casual, part time and full time  support workers to work in our supported accommodation.

As a Community Support Worker you take on tasks that are dynamic and will depend on the needs and dreams of each person. You will provide assistance with daily activities such as community participation, socializing, work or education, personal cares and domestic chores, as well as responsibility for reporting and administration.

Skills & Experience

  • Committed and passionate for supporting people with disabilities to live great lives
  • Ability to communicate effectively and supportively with your colleagues and the people you support
  • Empathy and willingness to support people with their personal cares, such as bathing, dressing and toileting
  • The ideal candidate will have:

  • The commitment to achieve a Community Support Worker Level 3 qualification
  • Experience supporting people with disabilities and/or challenging behaviours
  • Reliability, Commitment, and Passion for working with people
  • A full New Zealand driver’s licence
  • The ability and confidence to drive a van
  • A relevant qualification
  • The ability to use a computer effectively, including programs such as Word, Internet Explorer, and email
  • If you’re interested in supporting people to develop self-confidence and independence, and live their lives of choice, lives like any other, in their own communities, then  we want to hear from you today!

    Apply Now if you have a passion for working with people and want to make a meaningful difference!

    Spectrum Care  is proudly an equal opportunity employer.