Caregiver / Support worker

Job Description

Medcall provides caregivers to aged care and community disability services throughout New Zealand and have a current vacancy for an experienced caregiver to join our team.  We have regular gaps in our rosters and seek to fill those gaps with an experienced caregiver who is able to work on a rotating roster to cover the clients needs.  The shifts will usually be 8 hours per shift (sometimes shorter shifts) and can fall anytime during the week.  A roster will be developed and posted for the successful team member and some opportunity will be there to swap shifts with colleagues too.

Our shifts cover 24/7/365 and can includes covering hospital level care, rest homes, community services too across the Tauranga region.  

Specific skills and requirements:

  • at least 3 years of caregiving/ support work including at hospital level (aged care)
  • ability to easily get to shifts (safe transport)
  • legal ability to work in NZ
  • be a professional individual able to safely provide clinical care, assess clients, advocate for clients and work in line with planned cares under the direction of the Registered Nurse
  • NZQA qualifications Level 3 (or equivalent) in health and wellbeing would also be ideal but not necessary (we can support this).


Pay rate is at Level 3 'equal pay' settlment at $25.00/hour.  There are also penal rates for weekend and night shifts.


Caregiver / Support worker

Medcall Health Personnel Limited

Job type:

Full Time

Hours of work:

32

Location:

Tauranga

Wage:

$25.00 - $30.00 per hour

Listed:

26-07-2021

Closes:

09-08-2021

Reference:

441393-ORT