MASH Trust - Palmerston North - Manawatu
MASH is an accredited provider of community based residential and rehabilitation support services. We support a range of people with differing needs to live as independently as possible in the community.
The Community Service Team provides community-based housing with support staff available depending on the level of need, throughout the Palmerston North, Horowhenua and Tararua Regions.
If you are passionate about making a difference and helping others, this may be the role for you. Previous experience in not essential, life skills and transferable skill sets will support your application.
This role involves traveling to meet with people on a one to one basis in the community. You will be part of a dynamic team that provides support targeted to meet the needs of the individual and whanau. Support may involve recreational, social or vocational activities.
Passion for people, flexible approach, team player, good listener, self-motivated and good initiative.
Relevant experience or qualification is desirable but not essential. Support Workers come from a variety of backgrounds and life experiences, but all have one thing in common, the desire to enable others to develop resilience and move forward with their recovery.
You will have a current First Aid Certificate or a willingness to obtain one (funded by MASH) and a full manual driver’s licence.
Hours of work:
We have many Fixed Term positions available, either Full Time or Part Time. You will be working across the Manawatu area. Weekend work may be required and you must be flexible to work Christmas and New Years. This could lead to permanent work at the end of the fixed term contract.
What can we offer you:
· Excellent overtime allowances and a minimum starting rate of $20.50 per hour.
· An excellent working environment
· Rewarding work