Homebased Support Worker

Job Description

Tuwharetoa Health is a kaupapa Maori health services provider that delivers whanau centered services in the Turangi, Taupo and Mangakino communities. Our vision is to improve the health of all who reside in the rohe of Ngati Tuwharetoa and we are guided by the values of Whanaungatanga, Manaakitanga and Huhuatanga.

Would you like to have a positive impact on the lives of whanau by supporting them to maintain their independence and quality of life?

We are currently seeking support workers to provide high quality homebased support services for people in their own homes. Your focus will be to support people to live their best life as independently as they can.

The role may include:

  • Providing support with personal care and household tasks
  • Emotional support · Medication supervision
  • Meal preparation

If you have:

  • A passion to help people
  • Patience and kindness
  • Excellent communication skills
  • The ability to work alternate weekends
  • A reliable car, mobile phone, and access to email

A certificate in Health and Wellbeing at level 2 is desirable but not essential as Tuwharetoa Health do support staff to achieve Health and Wellbeing qualifications at level 2 and beyond while employed.

Tuwharetoa Health pays in line with the Care and Support Workers (Pay Equity) Settlement (2017), including for travel.

If this sounds like you, and you are motivated to be part of Tuwharetoa Health’s professional support worker team, a position description and application for employment can be obtained by contacting work@thct.co.nz or 07 384 2882.

Please apply in confidence to:

Tuwharetoa Health I Administrator


PO Box 326 TURANGI 335

Homebased Support Worker

Tuwharetoa Health Charitable Trust

Job type:

Part Time, Permanent

Hours of work:

Hours are variable