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Homecare Support Worker - Palmerston North

Reference Number: 1358

Date Posted: 14/04/2021

Country: New Zealand

Region: Manawatu-Wanganui

City: Palmerston North

Job type: Full-Time

Salary Range: 40,000+

Start Date: ASAP

Job Description

We are looking for experienced Support Workers to cover a range of shifts over a 24-hour period Monday to Sunday. You will be supporting a client with a spinal cord injury based in Palmerston North who has high and complex needs.

The role involves assisting with day-to-day cares, passive limb stretches, turning and positioning as well as household support which includes assisting with meal preparation and housekeeping.


  • Eligibility to work in NZ
  • Flexibility in working various shifts
  • Clean Driver's Licence and your own reliable vehicle
  • Prior experience working with a spinal cord injury Client is preferred
  • Good command of the English language


  • Pay rate starting from $20.50 per hour depending on healthcare related qualifications
  • Travel allowance (Time and Mileage)
  • 24/7 support
  • Opportunity to work with other Drake Medox clients based in and around Palmerston North
  • On-going training and development with the opportunity to complete recognised NZQA qualifications
  • Robust induction and client specific training

How to Apply:

Please apply by uploading your CV and cover letter. Please call 0800840940 and Option 6 if you have any further questions.

Look forward to hearing from you!

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