Community Support Worker - Healthcare of New Zealand - Alexandra, Otago
31d ago
source : myJob

Who we are :

HealthCare NZ is the leading provider of community based Home support, rehabilitation, nursing and mental health services across New Zealand.

We have recently been voted fourth most attractive employer in New Zealand (2018 Randstad)!

Healthcare NZ Community Health is committed to providing support, respect and dignity to all New Zealander's enabling them to have greater independence and quality of life in their own homes

What's the role about?

We have a fantastic opportunity within our Community Health team for enthusiastic support workers to make a real difference in the lives of people and their whanau in and around Wanaka and Queenstown areas.

We pride ourselves on helping people to achieve their independent goals - for us it's all about making a difference. As a Support Worker you will be working with a variety of individuals to enable them to participate in meaningful activities in the community, support with daily personal care and household tasks to help them achieve maximum independence.

You might find yourself supporting a number of different people in Queenstown and so you will need to be flexible and able to travel between different locations.

We're looking for people with the following skills :

  • Empathy for others, and the genuine desire to help people.
  • Strong communication skills
  • A positive attitude towards personal learning and development of new skills
  • Ability to adapt to various situations while still providing excellent support
  • Previous experience would be preferred but is not necessary as full training is provided.
  • Working for us :

    As a company we are committed to our employees. Depending on your current level of qualification, you would be offered a starting rate of $19.

    80 per hour, with the opportunity to progress once you have completed our fully funded NZQA training and qualification.

    So, if you are passionate about providing support to a wide range of people and think you would like a career with Healthcare NZ, then we would like to hear from you!

    M?n? he tangata ng?kaunui ana koe ki te tautoko i ng? momo t?ngata, t?n? pea, kei konei he t?ranga m?u. Tukua mai t? tono ki Healthcare NZ.

    Please bear in mind all applicants must be a NZ Resident / Citizen or have a valid NZ work permit and be living in or intending to move to the Central Otago region.

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