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Support Worker

Advertiser: HealthCare NZMore jobs from this company

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Job Listing Date
14 Nov 2019
Location
Auckland, Auckland Central
Work Type
Full Time
Classification
Community Services & Development, Aged & Disability Support

Support Worker

Who we are

HealthCare NZ is the leading provider of community-based home support. Healthcare NZ, Community Health is committed to providing support, respect and dignity to all New Zealander's enabling them to have greater independence and quality of life in their own homes.

What does a Support Worker do?

We have fantastic opportunities for enthusiastic support workers to make a real difference in the lives of people and their whanau/family.

You will be working with a variety of individuals to enable them to participate in meaningful activities in the community, support with daily personal care and household tasks.

We have permanent shifts available Monday to Friday between the hours of 8am to 7pm with a variety of clients.

What skills will a Support Worker require?

  • Empathy for others, and the genuine desire to help people.
  • A positive attitude towards personal learning and development to up skill and manage specialised care
  • Must be willing to work alongside high needs clients and be willing to be trained in hoist, medication, personal cares and home management
  • Ability to adapt to various situations while still providing excellent support
  • Previous experience would be preferred but is not necessary as full training is provided
  • Full driver's licence and reliable transport
  • Be very reliable and trustworthy
  • Good communication skills and fluency in English
  • Be able to complete satisfactory police check and be legally entitled to work in New Zealand

We will offer you the following:

  • Excellent hours - Monday to Friday shifts
  • Competitive pay and mileage
  • Ongoing support and training in all areas of care
  • A friendly and supportive workplace
  • Support to achieve levels 2 and 3 NZQA qualifications including paid time to complete these

So, if you are passionate about providing support to a wide range of people and think you would like a career with Healthcare NZ, 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.

Please apply online and include a CV and covering letter.

To read a copy of our job description and apply - visit our website by pressing the apply now button.

Applications close on Friday, 13 December 2019.

Who we are

HealthCare NZ is the leading provider of community-based home support. Healthcare NZ, Community Health is committed to providing support, respect and dignity to all New Zealander's enabling them to have greater independence and quality of life in their own homes.

What does a Support Worker do?

We have fantastic opportunities for enthusiastic support workers to make a real difference in the lives of people and their whanau/family.

You will be working with a variety of individuals to enable them to participate in meaningful activities in the community, support with daily personal care and household tasks.

We have permanent shifts available Monday to Friday between the hours of 8am to 7pm with a variety of clients.

What skills will a Support Worker require?

  • Empathy for others, and the genuine desire to help people.
  • A positive attitude towards personal learning and development to up skill and manage specialised care
  • Must be willing to work alongside high needs clients and be willing to be trained in hoist, medication, personal cares and home management
  • Ability to adapt to various situations while still providing excellent support
  • Previous experience would be preferred but is not necessary as full training is provided
  • Full driver's licence and reliable transport
  • Be very reliable and trustworthy
  • Good communication skills and fluency in English
  • Be able to complete satisfactory police check and be legally entitled to work in New Zealand

We will offer you the following:

  • Excellent hours - Monday to Friday shifts
  • Competitive pay and mileage
  • Ongoing support and training in all areas of care
  • A friendly and supportive workplace
  • Support to achieve levels 2 and 3 NZQA qualifications including paid time to complete these

So, if you are passionate about providing support to a wide range of people and think you would like a career with Healthcare NZ, 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.

Please apply online and include a CV and covering letter.

To read a copy of our job description and apply - visit our website by pressing the apply now button.

Applications close on Friday, 13 December 2019.

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