Support worker

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

Healthcare NZ Rehabilitation and Community 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 vacancy is for home based care in the Manawatu Region where we are recruiting for – 1 part-time position week 1 alternative Thursday 4pm-10pm; week 2 alternative Tuesday 4pm-10.30pm, alternative Saturday 8am-4pm; alternative Sunday 4pm-10.30pm. urgent to start asap; also required is one casual position. This work is for rostered shifts 24/7 care including sleepovers. What does a Support Worker do?Our support workers assist people who access our services to live as independently as possible, in their community. Support workers are part of a team who work shifts or specific rosters providing 24/7 cover with responsibilities including providing assistance with personal care, community outings and other aspects of daily living – enabling our clients to be as independent as possible. What’s in it for you?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?Experience is preferred but not essential as full training is offered.Full drivers licenceLive in Manawatu region – travel paidAble to work individually and as part of a teamIf you are passionate about providing support to a wide range of people and think you would like a career with Healthcare NZ Rehabilitation and Community 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. Healthcare NZ is committed to ensuring the good health and wellbeing of its staff and the people they support by operating a smoke-free environment.