Are you reliable, conscientious and honest with a caring nature, great communication and a passion for helping people? Looking for casual work, or wanting to build to permanent part-time work?
We are seeking casual support workers to work mornings, evenings and weekends, in our Homecare team in Nelson and Richmond areas.
A day in this role will see you :
Work autonomously with a wide range of clients in the community
Follow a care plan, to provide support with personal care and household duties
Complete such tasks as assistance with showering, dressing, mobility, medication support, hosiery application, housework, meal preparation
Use your personal vehicle to drive between scheduled visits
Represent Nurse Maude in your professional presentation and approach to each client and their Whanau
Hours of work :
We are seeking casual employees to work mornings, evenings and weekends, hours are mutually agreed in line with service requirements
The casual role enables flexibility and offers a pathway to permanent part-time roles if this appeals
Being able to work at weekends is an advantage for this role
To be successful in this position, you will :
Be professional, honest and reliable
Be friendly in your approach, passionate about working with people, and providing a high level of care for our clients
Be fit and able to achieve all tasks associated with the position, including bending and crouching
Hold a full New Zealand driver's licence, and have your own reliable transport
Be legally entitled to work in New Zealand
Ideal applicants will have previous experience working in the community as a support worker, or a similar role, holding a Certificate in Health and Wellbeing or an equivalent health qualification.
However, this is not essential, as full training is available.
In return, Nurse Maude offers a rewarding career with training opportunities, a smart phone for work use and good rates of pay, in line with the Pay Equity Settlement 2017.
Nurse Maude has been caring for the people of the community for over 100 years. If you are honest, reliable and enjoy caring for people in the community, we invite you to apply to join our team.
Apply online via our website.'