Support Worker

  • Company:
    IHC New Zealand
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  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
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  • Posted:
    1 day ago
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We’re looking for a Support Worker to assist our young female client with a spinal injury in Ramarama. Allowance will be provided to travel to and from the client’s home.This is a permanent part-time position; it’s 12 hours on Sunday (0730-1930) with the opportunity to pick up work with other clients in the area and casual shifts.The client does prefer female carers.Prior experience is not essential as training will be provided.What is the role about?As a Support Worker you will assist with all aspects of daily life such as:Personal cares including showering, passive stretches, transfers and bowel and bladder cares if working day shiftHousehold management including preparing meals, and cleaningTaking her out for appointments, outdoor activities and social eventsThe ideal candidate will have:Right to work in NZFull New Zealand Driver’s License as client often goes to work, Uni or other social eventsGood communication skillsMust be okay with dogsBenefits:Pay rate starting from $20.50 per hour depending on qualificationsTravel allowance provided24/7 supportCan pick up work with other clients in the areaOn-going training and development with the opportunity to complete recognized NZQA qualificationsOrientation and client specific trainingMonthly and yearly awardsAbout usWe are a well-respected agency with over 40 years’ experience providing homecare services.