You are reading this advert because you are looking for a career in the disability sector where you can help people make positive changes in their lives. You want to support their goals, dreams and ambitions and promote independence through active support. You are looking for stimulating and meaningful work where you can be creative and make every day interesting in ways that are important to others.
Part of your day may include showering, administering medication, and dealing with challenging behaviour, but the rewards are amazing. Every day is different, and you need to have a flexible approach with the right attitude.
So why apply for this role? Well, this is not your typical desk job. Here you will be able to make a difference in other people's lives by empowering them to achieve their day-to-day goals and participate in daily activities - things that we often take for granted.
What's on offer? Opportunities to build your long-term career in the disability sector Salary based on qualifications with a clear salary progression as you learn Ongoing support to achieve your National certificates in Health and Wellbeing.
Generous long-service leave entitlements plus insurance benefits after 2 years' service
'Refer a friend' Bonus programme
FREE Employee Assistance programme service anytime you need
health and wellbeing support
$21.84- $27.43 per hour depending on relevant qualifications, with the ability to earn more as you gain qualifications
What will you bring? A 'can-do attitude' with loads of energy Resilience and perseverance The willingness to learn Ideally, some experience in the disability sector but not necessary as full training and orientation will be provided.
To apply for this role please visit www.careers.ihc.org.nz
Hours of work:
Hours are variable
$20.00 - $30.00 per hour