Support worker

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

Healthcare NZ provide services to people across New Zealand with community and disability support; our aim being to maximise our clients’ independence and quality of life.This vacancy is for multiple Support Workers across all experience levels in the following regions: Featherston/Greytown, Carterton, Masterton and Martinborough for our clients based in the community. Must be available alternate weekends. Must be flexible between Monday to Friday from 7am until possibly 6pm (most of our shifts offered are Mornings). We can offer an initial 15hrs per week guaranteed, with a view to offering more (full-time within two months for the right candidates).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 aiding with personal care, community outings and integration, 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?People with prior experience supporting others with aspects of daily living, including personal care (showering, dressing) preferred but not essential A drivers licence and your own reliable transportLive in the Wairarapa and Wairarapa South regions (Masterton to Featherston)At Healthcare NZ, we’re passionate about creating an inclusive workplace that promotes and values diversity, and reflects the communities we serve. If you are passionate about providing support to a wide range of people and think you would like a career with us, 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 Healthcare NZ! 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.tbc