Specialist Support Worker – Tokoroa

Specialist Support Worker – Tokoroa

Guaranteed, flexible hours working as part of a specialist team, whilst receiving top notch training in the heart of New Zealand’s Timber Town.

Posted 4 months ago

About the company

Come Join one of our specialist teams. As a specialist provider of Homecare and Healthcare services, we pride ourselves on providing the best care, by hiring the best people.

Job Description

An opportunity has arisen within one of our specialist teams situated in the heart of Waikato’s lush farmland supporting one of our Male Tetraplegic clients as part of his 24/7 care team roster. Providing support with daily living activities including some personal cares you will be just as motivated as he is to enable more community engagement as our client would like to get more involved in community activities, perhaps doing some woodworking courses – so the ability to drive is a must. Family time watching TV and DVD’s is also enjoyed so you will have a natural ability to build relationships easily and fit right in whilst respecting family dynamics and professional boundaries.

Benefits & Qualifications

• Ideally have previous experience supporting spinal injured clients
• Have relevant qualifications or willingness to work towards fully funded NZQA Levels 2 – 4
• Able to use a hoist and previous experience with intimate cares
• Full Clean NZ Drivers Licence
• Very good communication skills and excellent command of the English language
• Be a flexible team player and able to work up to 12 hours shifts
• Resilient, enthusiastic, outgoing personality
• Good sense of humour
• High standard of care and reliability
• Fully Funded NZQA Training & Prof Development
• Full Orientation / Tokoroa