In this role, you will enable persons with Dementia/Mate Wareware, who may be socially isolated, to connect with others socially and maintain their holistic health and wellbeing.
Together we will deliver TeTiriti o Waitangi honouring respite care for people with Mate Wareware/Dementia, where whānau and care partners/supporters are an integral part of improving health and wellbeing outcomes with the Whaiora. We will support Caregivers to have reduced stress and increased ability to remain in their caregiving role, to acquire skills that help them reduce their stress and provide better self-care. All involved have fun and enjoyment.
You will be hosting clients in your environment providing them with opportunities to socialise, engage in activities and exercise and to enjoy a homecooked meal with others.
Hours: Permanent, Part-time 1 day per week; 5 hours per day, additional hours may be required for transportation.
The ideal applicant will have:
What We Offer
Presbyterian Support Otago (PSO) is a Charitable Trust established in 1906. Our Mission is to walk with people across the generations to create together places to live, learn, and thrive. We call out injustice and advocate for positive change. We operate a highly regarded network of 9 care homes across Otago and we provide many other community-based social support programmes.
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