Support Worker Role - Taupo

Job Description

Seeking Support Workers who are energetic, willing to learn and have a caring and compassionate nature located in the Taupo Area.

We are currently looking for energetic, caring, committed and empathetic people to provide quality in-home care to our clients. Visionwest Home Healthcare has the vision to see Transformed Lives and Healthy Communities.

Why work for Visionwest Home Healthcare? Visionwest Home Healthcare offers its staff excellent training and development opportunities, a supportive environment and all the benefits of working for a well-established, caring organisation. We also provide a tailored career pathway for our staff by supporting you to achieve Certificates in Health and Wellbeing (NZQA qualifications), which are fully funded. Payrate is by pay equity starting at $22.49 -$28.25

What is involved in the role of a Support Worker? Our Support Workers are part of a dedicated and well-supported team, assisting our clients to live as independently as possible in their homes with a range of different tasks that include:

  • Personal care – showering, toileting, dressing etc
  • Medication oversight – prompting/supervising clients with medication
  • Mobility assistance – assisting client’s mobility with walking frames, hoists etc
  • Household tasks – cleaning, vacuuming, laundry etc
  • Meal Preparation Dependent on each client's care plan

Requirements:

  • Eligible to work in New Zealand
  • Good health and fitness
  • Reliable transport with a clean & current NZ driver's license
  • Mobile phone
  • Can work one day on the weekend or alternate weekends
  • Fully Vaccinated this includes booster

No formal qualification is necessary, however, a certificate in health & well-being is an advantage. You must have the right to work in New Zealand and you will be required to undergo police vetting and additional checks in order to be considered for this position. Apply now if this sounds like you.

Support Worker Role - Taupo

Visionwest community Trust

Job type:

Part Time, Permanent

Hours of work:

Hours are variable

Location:

Taupo

Listed:

05-08-2022

Closes:

04-09-2022

Reference:

444612-ORT