Community Support Worker

  • Company:
    Healthvision
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
  • Job type:
    Full-Time
  • Posted:
    23 hours ago
  • Category:

New to Homecare? Or you are a professional looking for extra hours of work? Opportunities to cover requirements such as annual leave /sick leaveBe trained and supported by a high-quality teamGreat opportunity for both entry-level and mid-level capabilitiesOpportunity to be offered a Permanent Role We are expanding our services in the region and due to the increase in referrals, we are seeking people around Wellington and Masterton (Paraparaumu, Waikanae, Porirua, Wellington CBD, and Lower Hutt) to assist our clients with their daily cares. This rewarding role involves: Assisting the client with personal cares, home help, shopping assistance, and meal prepsSupporting exercise programmesMoving and handling using hoists and manual transfersAssisting the client to access the community Our Bureau is designed to support upcoming requirements on an as-need-basis suitable to those who have an interest in Healthcare and for those who are professional health carers. As it is casual employment, this means we will connect with you to discuss what shifts there are and if you are able to work them. However, this could potentially lead to a Permanent Opportunity. The ideal candidate would have: Experience in assisting clients with their personal cares, would be preferredExperience with managing complex cares and knowledge of Autonomic Dysreflexia would be an advantageA Level 3 Qualification in Health and Wellbeing and above would be preferredA full driver’s license and confidence driving a mobility van (training can be provided)Previous experience preferred but comprehensive training will be providedFlexibility to cover shifts do rostered work and comfortable working weekendsGreat communication skillsNZ Residency or valid NZ Open work visa We offer: Flexible hoursCompetitive RatesTravel allowanceOngoing training and up-skilling About Us: Healthvision is an award-winning provider of specialist Homecare, Community Nursing and Rehabilitation services throughout New Zealand. We pride ourselves in working closely with our clients, families, and whanau to best understand their holistic needs, and provide a comprehensive wraparound service to maximise their independence. At Healthvision we love what we do and are passionate about making a positive difference to the lives of others.This would be an excellent choice for those that have flexibility with their time and are new to Homecare support or are looking to supplement existing employment This would be an excellent choice for those that have flexibility with their time and are new to Homecare support or are looking to supplement existing employment