Support Worker Disability Support

Listed 8 days Ago
VisionWest Community Trust
Healthcare

 About us

VisionWest Home HealthCare is an established provider and has over 20 years’ experience providing quality, professional home help support to people, enabling them to live independently within their own homes. Our clients include people of all ages, with varying needs - from a young person living with a complex disability, to an older person requiring home help. We are seeking a committed, caring and compassionate person; with energy, enthusiasm, the ability to think on their feet and stay calm under pressure. To provide quality in-home care to one of our beautiful clients who require support 24/7. This is an opportunity to become a part of someone's life. You will be a friend whose involvement will undoubtedly have an impact.  Permanent shift work available from 8.00 am to 4.00 pm (day shift) and 4.00 pm  to 8.00 am (night shift).

 The Role

Our Support Workers assist our clients to live as independently as possible with a range of different tasks: 

  • Household tasks - cleaning, vacuuming, laundry etc 
  • Meal preparation
  • Personal care - showering, toileting, dressing etc
  • Community living - shopping, exercise etc
  • Medication oversight - prompting/supervising clients with medication
  • Mobility assistance – assisting client’s mobility with walking frames, hoists etc. 

Why work for VisionWest Home Healthcare?

By joining us you will receive quality training, support and all the benefits of working for a well-established and caring organisation. We provide a career pathway for staff by supporting you to achieve a Certificate in Health and Wellbeing (NZQA qualifications), which are fully funded. 

APPLY NOW!

Please phone 027 808 9822 or email hr@visionwest.org.nz

You must have the right to work in New Zealand and a you will be required to undergo police vetting and additional checks in order to be considered for this position.VisionWest Home Healthcare is a service of VisionWest Community Trust which is an award-winning, not-for-profit organisation with faith-based roots, that provides a range of services to communities in Auckland, Bay of Plenty, Waikato and Christchurch. To find out more visit www.homecare.org.nz  

Skills & Experience

  •  Good health and fitness
  • Ability to establish rapport with individual clients and relate to their families/whanau
  • Good oral and communication skills
  • Good time management
  • Reliable transport
  • A clean current NZ driver's license 
  • Mobile phone

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