Health care assistant

Job ID 22498337
Manawatū-Whanganui, Tararua
Listed on 13 May 2024

About this job

A Dannevirke based employer is looking for Health Care Assistants. This role consists of caring and treatment of residents as required under the direction and supervision of the Registered Nurse. You will also be required to work under the supervision and direction of our Physio team and provide professional health care which enables our residents to be as healthy as possible. Your duties will be: general personal care, feeding, toileting, mentoring for junior staff and provide exercises with the direction and instruction of Physio. Provide a stimulating and caring environment in which residents can be free to be themselves and make the most of their daily lives. If you would like to be part of an organisation that is passionate about the care of their clients, please send your CV to

Job Requirements

Must have passion and empathy in caring for elderly people. Must be reliable, have patience, tolerance and empathy. Able to pass Ministry of Justice check. Ideal candidate should have around 6 months experience or have a Health Care qualification. Able to work in an ever changing environment. Must be able to work weekends, public holidays and night shifts.

Days of work
Monday-Sunday rotating rostered hours Morning 7:00am-3:15pm Afternoon 3:00pm-11:00pm Night 10:45pm-7:00am (30 hours per week)
Pay Details
Depending on experience
Job Category
Aged and Disabled Carers
Career Level
Entry level (6 months - 2 years)
Driver Licence
Restricted, (Class 1) - Car Licence
Pre-employment drug test required

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