Caregiver

Listed 8 days Ago
Heritage Lifecare Ltd
Healthcare

An exciting opportunity to join our dedicated team as a Permanent Full Time Caregiver has arisen at Edith Cavell Lifecare, Canterbury. 

We are Heritage

At Heritage Lifecare, we provide residential aged care services and facilities throughout New Zealand to over 2,500 people.  As a trusted aged care provider, our successful growth has stemmed from the ability to nurture and grow environments that feel like home – promoting inclusion, interaction and strong community values. Respecting individuals, both residents and staff, is the foundation stone on which Heritage Lifecare has been built.

Why work anywhere else?

Edith Cavell Lifecare is a 60 bed care home with a 7 unit village located in the centre of the Sumner Village, which is a great place to work and live. You can escape the hustle and bustle whilst only being 15 minutes’ drive to Christchurch. With a 5 minute walk to the beach, a regular bus service to schools, a family friendly pool, affordable housing and many other great amenities including restaurants, cafes and a boutique cinema - why work anywhere else?

The Opportunity

Our Caregivers are responsible for helping our residents at Edith Cavell Lifecare enjoy a better everyday. We only want the best for our clients and are seeking a caring, empathetic professional. Work in an environment where career pathways and positive work ethics are important.

Applicants must have the following:

  • Eligibility to work in NZ
  • A reasonable level of fitness and physical capability to deal with the physically challenging nature of the position
  • Certificate in a Dementia related programme preferable
  • Level 4 Qualification
  • Understanding the needs of our Residents and delivering service excellence
  • A fun-loving personality with a positive attitude
  • High energy, enthusiasm and a team player
  • Empathetic and caring nature
  • Must be available for AM, PM, Nights and Weekend shifts

If you want to work for one of New Zealand’s largest and most progressive aged care employers, we would like to hear from you.

We review applications once received, and hence interviews may be held before the closing date of this advertisement. If you are interested in the role, we would like to hear from you as soon as possible to increase your chances of an interview.

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