Otahuhu, AucklandHaere mai, nau mai, piki mai, nga waka, nga mana, nga reo, nau mai!Multiple part time (between 5 hours and 30 hours per week) and casual vacancies.
We are looking for a number of Lifestyle Coaches (Kaitohutohu Ahua Noho) in West and South Auckland areas. These roles support tangata (clients) in their own homes to achieve their goals and to live the life that they want in the manner that they want.
This will include support around independent living, budgeting, healthy living, safe practices and work support.Are you : Passionate about helping tangata to be independent and successful in the communityA people person, with a great sense of humourSomeone who enjoys building relationships, and making a positive impactProactive and able to think outside the boxRespectful and patient, with a genuine attitudeCommitted to working alongside and in partnership with peopleConnected to and aware of local support networks in the communityYou must have : A clear Ministry of Justice checkA full driver's licence (highly preferable)New Zealand Citizenship or Permanent ResidencyFlexibility to work across various shifts primarily evenings and weekendsA commitment to a tikanga Maori approach to your work or be willing to learnPrior experience working with people in community settings, would be an added advantage.
Knowledge of te reo Maori is desirable but not essential.Please note that a pre-employment drug test will be conducted for the successful applicant.
Te Roopu Taurima is a service that proudly supports people of all ethnicities with an intellectual impairment and / or mental illness.
As a kaupapa Maori service we strive to make a difference in the lives of the people we support by surrounding them with an empowering environment based on Maori values and practices.
The service appeals to a wide range of people because of our philosophy of accepting and valuing all people.We have offices in Northland, Auckland, Waikato and Christchurch.
Te Roopu Taurima is an Equal Opportunity Employer.Applications Close : 26 Aug 2019