Support Worker

Job ID 22467083
Northland, Whangārei
Listed on 4 Apr 2024

About this job

Emerge Aotearoa is a national provider of mental health, addiction, disability, offender rehabilitation, wellbeing and housing services. They are now hiring Support Workers to join the team. In this role you will join clients on their well-being journey, providing a safe environment and supporting them with their goals and daily tasks with the focus of empowering and supporting clients to be independent, to maintain their wellness and achieve their goals as you walk alongside them and assist in any way possible.

Ideally, you'll have:

-Experience in Mental Health Support- preferred but not essential. -National Certificate in Mental Health Support Work (Level 4) or commitment towards obtaining the relevant minimum qualification. -Full New Zealand Driving License -Strong computer skills -A 'can-do' attitude -The ability to demonstrate strong personal and professional boundaries -A caring and supportive attitude -The flexibility to take on a variety of shifts. In addition to driving change in YOUR community, you'll be doing so in a national organisation with opportunities for you to grow and develop, with five to ten days of paid study leave, free counselling and three days of well-being leave and you'll join a group of people that live by our values. There is also the option for Casual/ On Demand positions should that be more suitable. Call us now to apply...

Job Requirements

1- have a National Certificate in Mental Health Support Work (Level 4) OR the commitment towards obtaining the relevant minimum qualification through Studying. 2- be willing and able to work a 24/7 roster including overnights and weekends. 3- have a Full Class 1 Driver Licence in order to drive the business vehicles 4-have ZERO criminal convictions in order to pass Police Vetting check. 5- be willing and able to also apply online via link which will be emailed to eligible applicants. This will involve uploading your CV and a Cover Letter telling them about yourself. Please indicate in your cover letter which position you are applying for - Casual or Full-time - to ensure you are matched with the right opportunity.

Days of work
5 shifts per week, rostered in advance across 24/7. A morning shift, and evening shift and an overnight shift. (40 hours per week)
Pay Details
Pay Equity applies. Min of $24.36 up to $29.10ph based on quals
Job Category
Welfare Support Workers
Career Level
Trainee/apprentice (0 - 6 months)
Driver Licence
Full, (Class 1) - Car Licence
Pre-employment drug test required

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