Support worker

  • Company:
    HealthcareNZ Limited
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
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  • Posted:
    23 hours ago
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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 lifeThis vacancy is for high needs spinal cord injury clients based in their own homes situated all around Auckland – you will be a key part of our Support Worker team, and will work on a rostered basis across Monday to Sunday (including night shifts). This is a full time role, starting as soon as possible. Join us and bring your empathic, energetic and resilient personality to a leading NZ healthcare organisationWhat does a Support Worker do?Our support workers assist our clients to live as independently as possible, in their community. Support workers are part of a team and work set shifts – aiding with personal care (showering, toileting etc) community outings and integration, and other aspects of daily living. Ultimately you are a very important part of their day, whether it is to help prepare and cook their meals, to supporting them through achieving their goals.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?Have experience with working with spinal cord injuriesHave a Health and Wellbeing level 4 qualification (or equivalent) at a minimumA full clean drivers licence and your own reliable vehicle Experience of providing one to one support in the community setting would be idealBe prepared to travel Flexibility with working various shifts -our client receives around the clock careIf you are passionate about providing support to a wide range of people and think you would like not just a job but a career in Healthcare, 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!