Support worker

  • Company:
    HealthcareNZ Limited
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
  • Job type:
    Full-Time
  • Posted:
    22 hours ago
  • Category:

NZCare Disability is part of Healthcare NZ limited and provides services to people with disabilities all across New Zealand; our aim being to maximise someone’s independence and quality of life.This part time vacancy is for clients in East & South Auckland, with shifts available in the afternoons or weekends Monday to Sunday. We are looking for people with or without experience, who can be strong role models for youth with disabilities and support them with getting out and about in the community. You could be taking them swimming or to other sporting activities, going on walks to the park, to the mall, or out to the skate park!What’s in it for you?Aside from it being a fun, rewarding role that gets you out and about doing what you love while being paid, we are committed to our employees and are proud to employ and train the best people in all areas of our organisation. We provide a career pathway for staff through the learning and development framework and offer a starting rate of $20.50 per hour, with the opportunity to progress once you have completed our fully funded NZQA training and qualifications.What are we looking for?Similar experience – if you don’t have a background in Healthcare, you might have helped run after school programs, done some coaching or been a teacher aide, or simply enjoy motivating or supporting othersYou must have a full licence and your own reliable vehicle, and be prepared to use this for the roleLive locally to South or East AucklandIf you are passionate about providing support to a wide range of people and think you would like a career with NZCare, then we would like to hear from you!Mēnā he tangata ngākaunui ana koe ki te tautoko i ngā momo tāngata, tēnā pea, kei konei he tūranga mōu.Tukua mai tō tono ki NZCare!The right to work in N.Z and willingness to undergo Police Vetting and additional Vulnerable Children Safety checking are essential to be considered for this position. NZCare Disability is committed to ensuring the good health and wellbeing of its staff and the people they support by operating a smoke-free environment.