Community Support Worker

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We are looking for a dynamic, energetic and conscientious Individual that can support one of our clients living with complex injuries/disabilities within their own home. Being ready for action is a must as our client is active in the community and needs the team to be able to keep up!These are 24/7 cares, the shift we are looking to cover is Wednesday 5pm-7am with the ability to pick up more hours. However we are looking for someone who would be comfortable covering am and pm shifts, which would include sleepovers and weekend work. So being flexible with hours is a must! If successful you will be joining established teams of highly skilled staff, working within a positive and supportive environment. This rewarding role involves: Assisting the clients with personal cares, home help, shopping assistance, and meal prepsSupporting exercise programmesMoving and handling clients using hoists and manual transfersAssisting the client to access the community We offer: Flexible hoursCompetitive RatesTravel allowanceOngoing training and up-skilling The ideal candidate would have: Experience in assisting clients with their personal caresA full driver’s license and confidence driving a mobility van (training can be provided)Experience with Hoists and Manual TransfersA qualification in Healthcare/DisabilityPrevious experience with spinal cord injuries would be preferred Flexibility to cover shiftsGreat communication and organisational skillsNZ Residency If you are a people-person dedicated to providing cares and seeking a role that is personally and professionally rewarding, then this is the job for you!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.