Village Assistant

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At Summerset we are here to bring the best of life to our residents. To do this, we know we need to take care of our people to form a team who are strong enough to care, operate as one team, and strive to do their best.We are looking for an exceptional Village Assistant to join our team at our Kenepuru Village.This is a fixed-term position until December 2022 to assist in providing village cover, reporting directly to the Village Manager.Our Village Assistant is in many ways the face of our business and as such you need to be able to relate to a wide range of people, especially the elderly and their families. The Village Assistant role provides great diversity, therefore you would provide a degree of both operational and administrative cover for the Village Manager 4 nights a week from 11pm- 8pm between Monday – Sunday. This role is responsible for being the first point of contact for all Village related matters whilst on duty.Nightshift: This is a night shift role in which you will be sole-charge whilst on duty and be required to respond to any emergency situations which may arise. You will also carry out a range of tasks such as cleaning / housekeeping tasks as required.At Summerset we value your presentation and customer service ethic as much as the technical skills you bring to the team – our culture is what sets us apart! You are expected to be actively interested in the “look and feel” of the Village. This is accomplished within the context of ensuring that the residents feel supported and secure, and enjoy living within Summerset’s Villages.Please note that although we welcome applications from overseas candidates that do not have the right to work in New Zealand, due to NZ Immigration requirements it is unlikely that we will be able to support a visa application for this role. You will be required to have a current First Aid certificate for this role.Please note that this role may close early due to an increased number of applications – apply as soon as possible to avoid disappointment!Only successful applicants will be contacted.