Northcote, AucklandFull-time, PermanentAnne Maree Court Rest Home & Hospital is looking for more night staff to work as health care assistants! Hours are 11pm to 7am or 8am.
We need staff who are willing to work regular night shifts as well as some PM shifts when requirred. We are looking for someone with a NZ Certificate in Health and Wellbeing Level 2 Qualification or equivalent to maintain the skills mix of our team.
Night staff are responsible for answering the call bells during the night shift, checking in on residents and other care needs.
In the morning, you will be assisting residents with their daily activities, their personal cares from dressing, showering, toileting, pad changes, brushing their hair and teeth.
Some residents require assistance with meals and feeding. Staff require good observation, reporting and documentation skills with all concerns handed over to the Registered Nurse immediately.
Applicants must be computer literate.Our staff practice sound infection control and health and safety measures, follow resident care plans and management.
Staff are responsible for ensuring resident bedroom and clothes are kept tidy.Staff encourage residents to participate in activites and support their emotional, spiritual and cultural needs.
Applicants need to work well within a team and be able to communicate well with people of all ages and cultures.Suitable applicants must be honest, kind hearted, patient and passionate about working with the elderly or dementia residents.
Applicants must have NZ Citizenship / residency or valid work visaOwn car / Full drivers License preferred as 11pm start may have issues with public transport and safety concerns for staff member.
Job Type : Full-timeSalary : $21.50 / hourJob Types : Full-time, PermanentExperience : Aged Care : 2 years (Preferred)Licence : NZQA Level 2 Health and Well Being (Required)Work Eligibility : The candidate can work permanently with no restriction on hours (Preferred)Work Remotely : No