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Homecare Support Worker - Wellington

Reference Number: 1358

Date Posted: 18/11/2021

Country: New Zealand

Region: Wellington

City: N/A

Job type: Part-Time

Start Date: ASAP

Job Description

Job Description

We have exciting opportunities for experienced Support Workers in the Wellington region and Wairarapa. We are looking for people with a positive can-do attitude and a good sense of humour, reliability is essential and the ability to work weekends is a must

About our clients:

We have a number clients with high level spinal cord injuries, living in their own homes, that positively engaged in the community, who are independent in their own decision making.

What is the role about?

You will assist our clients in:

  • Personal support including showering, passive stretches, bowel, and bladder cares
  • Household management including preparing meals, and cleaning
  • Taking our client out to his appointments, and other social events

The ideal candidate should have the willingness to learn and have:

  • Right to work in NZ - Citizen, NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.
  • Full New Zealand Driver's Licence
  • Ability to communicate competently in English
  • Experience working with a spinal cord injury client is preferred but not essential

Benefits:

  • Pay rate $21.50 - $27.00 per hour depending on industry qualifications
  • Travel allowance provided (time and mileage)
  • 24/7 support
  • On-going training and development with the opportunity to complete recognised NZQA qualifications
  • Robust induction and client specific training

How to Apply:

If you'd like to be a part of our support team and help our clients live an independent and wholesome life, we would love to hear from you.

Please apply with a CV and cover letter or call Gavin 04 472 6972 for any further queries you may have.

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Job Snapshot

Date Posted:
18/11/2021

Industry Sector:
Healthcare Other

Job Category:
Other

Job Location:
N/A, Wellington

Job type:
Part-Time