Caregiver

Listed 11 days Ago
Heritage Lifecare Ltd
Healthcare

 Mō tēnei tūranga mahi | About this role

Heritage Lifecare has rewarding opportunities available for experienced Caregivers on a permanent Part-time basis to join our dedicated team at Chiswick Lifecare in Palmerston North. 

  • Part-time shifts available
  • AM, PM, Nights and Weekends
  • Hourly rate of $23.61 - $29.10 per hour  
  • Rewarding opportunity to provide holistic care to residents.

As a Caregiver at Chiswick Lifecare, no two days will be the same, but you can be certain that each day you will leave work feeling fulfilled knowing that you’ve made a big difference in somebody else’s day. The work can be challenging, but it is also meaningful and rewarding, and your supportive and welcoming team will become your second family. As a Caregiver, you will use your skills to:

  • Work together in a team to provide a safe, caring, and supportive environment for our residents
  • Follow individual resident care plans
  • Form lasting relationships with residents and their whanāu | family
  • Adapt and support your wider team members to create a great team environment

He pūkenga tou | Skills & Experience

  • A great team spirit with empathy and drive to make a difference in the lives of others
  • Good communication skills and the ability to clearly communicate with residents, their families and your team members
  • Be familiar with computers and have the ability to learn new systems
  • Level 2, 3 or 4 Certificate in Health and Wellbeing, or equivalent would be desirable.  
  • Experience within aged care would be beneficial, but not essential
  • Understanding of Nga Paerewa sectors standards and applying the Treaty of Waitangi standards in the workplace. 

Ngā mea e tukuna ana e tātau | What we offer our employees 

  • The opportunity to work within a progressive environment and with an organisation that has a solid focus to ensure the delivery of respectful and caring services that is safe for residents and staff.
  • Collaborative and inclusive working environment with approachable and supportive management.
  • Overtime - time and a half | $1.10 per hour weekend allowance 
  • Focus on your professional development and career progression, providing a variety of development opportunities and support to complete qualifications.
  • Rewarded with knowing that you have made a change in the life of someone else that has made their day better.

Nau mai haere mai ki Heritage Lifecare | Welcome to Heritage Lifecare 

Heritage Lifecare is a trusted aged care provider to over 2,500 people, providing residential aged care services and care homes throughout New Zealand. We are driven to nurture and grow environments that feel like home by promoting inclusion, interaction, and strong community values. Our team comes from all around the world and are open and welcoming to people from diverse backgrounds and cultures. But we are all connected in our Heritage community by our passion for caring and empathy. 

Our team is built on the foundation of respecting individuals, both residents and staff. We pride ourselves on creating a ‘Better everyday – everyday’ for our residents.

Tono mai | How to Apply

Please submit an online application by selecting the ‘Apply’ link.  You will be taken to our online application platform to complete an easy online application. You will be required to upload an up to date Resume. 

Following NZ Immigration requirements, we must first consider candidates that already hold the right to work in NZ for this role. Therefore, we may be unable to support a visa application for this role.  

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