Metlifecare Somervale is a small, intimate retirement village located close to the beach and Mt Maunganui's Bayfair shopping centre, offering a continuum of care from independent living units and serviced apartments through to hospital level care.
At Somervale, we're passionate about enabling people to get the very most out of their retirement; and we're just as committed to helping our team get the most out of their careers.
About the role
The friendly team are on the look-out for a mature individual to join them in watching over our village at night.
This sole charge role consists of responding to emergency call outs, assisting with night care needs and patrolling the village to ensure a safe and secure environment for residents and staff.
You will also undertake designated cleaning duties to ensure the village is clean, tidy and presentable.
On offer is a part time opportunity, working 24 hours per week. Flexibility to work a variety of shifts is essential.
Skills and experience required
You will be comfortable working at night and have exceptional personal presentation and communication skills. Previous security and / or cleaning experience are advantageous.
Also required is a sincere interest in achieving a safe and secure environment for our residents. Your caring, honest and reliable attitude and empathy towards the older person will make you the perfect candidate for this role.
A current first aid certificate will be highly advantageous.