Support Worker- Wellington Region
Drake International
Wellington Central
6d ago

Job Description

Join our fantastic team of Support Workers to provide home cares for people who have sustained a spinal cord injury. We are currently needing permanent full time support workers.

Funded NZQA training provided. Must hold full drivers license and have no criminal convictions.

About the role :

As a Support Worker you will assist people that have sustained life-long disabilities in all aspects of their daily life, including :

  • Personal supports (showering / passive stretches, bowel and bladder cares)
  • Household management (meal prep, general cleaning and shopping)
  • Overall, maintaining client independence within the community
  • You will need :

  • Empathy for others, and the genuine desire to help people.
  • To be practical with common sense
  • Previous healthcare experience preferred but not necessary as full training is provided
  • Strong communication skills
  • New Zealand Driver's Licence
  • On offer to you :

  • Competitive and negotiable hourly rates of pay depending on experience
  • The support of our fabulous consultants 24 / 7
  • Training and support towards National Certificates in Healthcare & wellbeing
  • Travel allowance (Time and Mileage)
  • Please contact us direct on 04 472 6972 for a confidential chat or apply online.

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