Community Support Worker
Spectrum Care
Hamilton, New Zealand
6d ago

As a Community Support Worker in one of our School Holiday Programmes, you will work as part of a team, dedicated to creating and maintaining a safe, secure and healthy space, where children with an intellectual disability can spend time in the holidays.

Reporting to the Programme Leader, you will facilitate meaningful activities and support children to engage in a variety of tasks.

These are fixed term contracts of a variety of shifts, covering two consecutive weeks of the January school holidays, from the 21.

1.20 to the 31.1.20 (Monday to Friday 8 : 30am-4 : 30pm).

If you're interested in supporting people to develop self-confidence and independence, and live their lives of choice, lives like any other, in their own communities, then we want to hear from you today!

Skills & Experience

  • Committed and passionate for supporting people with disabilities to live great lives
  • Ability to communicate effectively and supportively with your colleagues and the people you support
  • Empathy and willingness to support people with their personal cares, such as bathing, dressing and toileting
  • The ideal candidate will have :

  • The commitment to achieve a Community Support Worker Level Three qualification
  • Experience supporting people with disabilities and / or challenging behaviours
  • Reliability, Commitment, and Passion for working with people
  • A full New Zealand driver's licence
  • The ability and confidence to drive a van with a manual transmission
  • A relevant qualification
  • The ability to use a computer effectively, including programs such as Word, Internet Explorer, and email
  • Apply Now if you have a passion for working with people and want to make a difference!

    Spectrum Care is proudly an equal opportunity employer.

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