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Homecare Support Worker - Upper Hutt

Reference Number: 1358

Date Posted: 10/01/2022

Country: New Zealand

Region: Wellington

City: Upper Hutt

Job type: Full-Time

Start Date: ASAP

Job Description

Job Description

We have an exciting opportunity for an experienced Support Worker in Upper Hutt. 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 client:

He is young outgoing guy that sustained a TBI. He enjoys accessing the community catching up with mates grabbing a coffee and chilling at the beach.

You must have a full license as you'll be a big part of enabling him with his rehab program and daily activities.

What is the role about?

You will assist our clients in:

  • Personal support including showering, passive stretches, 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 client 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:
10/01/2022

Industry Sector:
Healthcare Other

Job Category:
Other

Job Location:
Upper Hutt, Wellington

Job type:
Full-Time