Support Worker Disability Support

  • Company:
    VisionWest Community Trust
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
  • Job type:
    Full-Time
  • Posted:
    3 days ago
  • Category:

The Role

Our Support Workers assist our clients to live as independently as possible with a range of different tasks: 

  • Household tasks – cleaning, vacuuming, laundry etc 
  • Meal preparation
  • Personal care – showering, toileting, dressing etc
  • Community living – shopping, exercise etc
  • Medication oversight – prompting/supervising clients with medication
  • Mobility assistance – assisting client’s mobility with walking frames, hoists etc. 
  • Why work for VisionWest Home Healthcare?

    By joining us you will receive quality training, support and all the benefits of working for a well-established and caring organisation. We provide a career pathway for staff by supporting you to achieve a Certificate in Health and Wellbeing (NZQA qualifications), which are fully funded. 

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    You must have the right to work in New Zealand and a you will be required to undergo police vetting and additional checks in order to be considered for this position.VisionWest Home Healthcare is a service of VisionWest Community Trust which is an award-winning, not-for-profit organisation with faith-based roots, that provides a range of services to communities in Auckland, Bay of Plenty, Waikato and Christchurch. To find out more visit www.homecare.org.nz

    Skills & Experience

  •  Good health and fitness
  • Ability to establish rapport with individual clients and relate to their families/whanau
  • Good oral and communication skills
  • Good time management
  • Reliable transport
  • A clean current NZ driver’s license 
  • Mobile phone