Whanau Support Worker

Job ID 22429957
Otago, Dunedin
Listed on 13 Feb 2024

About this job

NZCL are dedicated to support people with disabilities in New Zealand. Our Disability Support Services reflect our belief that all New Zealanders deserve to live fully, have equal opportunities, and achieve their ambitions. You will be part of a team who will provide a safe environment where people can develop confidence and new skills, build friendships with peers and interact with others in the community. Our teams are our greatest asset and we are committed to employing and training the best people. NZCL team is looking for energetic and motivated people to support people in their own home. Currently we looking for part time Support Workers in Dunedin region for our Whanau Support Services. You will support people in their home and community to lead fulfilling and meaningful lives to achieve their personal dreams and goals by doing the things they want to do such as going swimming, attending sporting events, arts and crafts, movies, or shopping - the list is endless

Job Requirements

Who are we looking for People who are passionate about helping others, are kind and understanding. Applicant must be comfortable supporting Children under 18 years. Full driver's license and owning your own vehicle is essential. A desire to support people to learn new skills and achieve outcomes. Somebody who has the initiative to push people for their goals, is energetic, outgoing, and can think outside the box. You need to be respectful of others thinking, and their way of living life that may be different to your own. Empathy, respect, and cultural awareness is important in this role as the people we support come from diverse backgrounds with varying needs and interests. If you are passionate about supporting people, then maybe there is a role for you here. Send your request to NZCL.

Days of work
part time 15-20 hours per week should be available weekdays with some flexibility on weekends (15 hours per week)
Pay Details
Job Category
Welfare Support Workers
Career Level
Entry level (6 months - 2 years)
Driver Licence
Full, (Class 1) - Car Licence
Pre-employment drug test required

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