Caregiver - Casual

Listed 8 days Ago
Heritage Lifecare Ltd
Healthcare

An exciting opportunity has arisen to join our dedicated team at Princes Court Lifecare, Netherby - Ashburton as a Casual Caregiver.

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?

Princes Court Lifecare is a 35 bed, dementia level facility situated in Netherby – Ashburton. Princes Court is part of the Heritage Lifecare family, where we pride ourselves on creating a better every day for our residents. With great support from management, and an emphasis on building strong relationships with the residents and their families, this site is proud of its reputation. Why would you want to work anywhere else?

The Opportunity 

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

Applicants should have the following:

  • Aged care experience as well has ideally prior dementia care experience (level 2)
  • Be medication competent, via Medimap system
  • Be able to work independently while being part of a team
  • Be hoist and manual competent
  • Have a current First Aid Certificate
  • Eligibility to work in NZ
  • Understanding the needs of our Elders and delivering service excellence
  • A fun-loving personality with a positive attitude
  • Empathetic and caring nature
  • Demonstrates accepted documentation standards and actively contributes to care planning
  • Participates in the orientation and preceptor ship of care/support staff
  • Participates in Internal Compliance Audits
  • Demonstrates positive and effective leadership in their role
  • Must be available for AM, PM, Weekend and night 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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