How much fun and satisfaction do you like in your working day?
If you have a great sense of humour along with a passion for helping older people enjoy their day, this could be for you.
You will be working with individual residents on activities of their choosing, and organising group activities. Engaging with residents in social activities and working in a supportive team environment makes this an attractive position.
You will also co-ordinate and work with our lovely volunteer team.
You need to be responsive to the changing needs that reflect our Valuing Lives philosophy of care at Iona.
We are advertising for the following positions :
Position 1 Permanent Part Time :
You will work 20 hours per week.
Wednesday & Thursday starting at 9.15am and finishing at 2.45pm
Friday starting at 12.30pm and finishing at 5.30pm
Every second Saturday starting at 10.30am and finishing at 3.30pm
Position 2 Permanent Part Time :
You will work 6 hours per week in our Mackay (Dementia) Home
Friday starting at 2.30pm and finishing at 5.30pm
Saturday starting at 1.15pm and finishing at 4.15pm
Position 3 - Casual :
Casual staff are required to work variable hours to cover staff on annual leave and sickness.
Experience working with older people is preferable as is the willingness to undertake professional development. You will have excellent time management and problem solving skills, along with the ability to build relationships and work under pressure.
An Enliven home, Iona has 78 residents who are supported at hospital and rest home level of care. It’s a home integral to the community and one of 8 Presbyterian Support Otago Enliven homes to have 4 year certification.
That is testament to the quality of our systems, processes, living and working environments and especially our staff.
As a major provider of health & social services to the people of Otago, PSO employs over 700 people, supported by over 500 volunteers.
Only those people with a legal right to work in NZ should apply. All applications must be submitted on the official Employment Application Form by clicking Apply Now and must include a cover letter and cv.
Please indicate in your cover letter which position you are applying for.
For further information please contact Bev Nuttall at Iona on 03 437 1870
Applications close 5pm Friday 6 December 2019.