Homecare Support Kaimahi

Job ID 22520846
Hawke's Bay, Hastings
Listed on 12 Jun 2024

About this job

Support clients living in their homes, by delivering home management and personal care support as set out in the clients’ individual support plans.

Cadets will get their level 2 and level 3 Health and wellbeing qualifications over 2 years.

Range of clients who need support: • ACC • Disability • Aged Care • Medication oversee – not medication administering

Personal Care:

• Help with bathing client, hair care, transferring them to and from the shower/bath, un/dressing client. • Toilet assisting - urinary collection bags maintaining hygiene. • Assist safe mobility around the home. • Assist with eating. • Check that medication is being taken correctly. • Assist with transfer between bed and chair. • Help in the prevention of deteriorating health and enhance the client’s personal hygiene and general wellbeing. • Other responsibilities will be discussed once you have secured the role.

Home Management:

• Help with cleaning ensuring a high standard of cleanliness in the kitchen, bathroom, toilet, laundry and living areas and promoting the client’s personal comfort. • Assist to cook or prepare meals for clients who require assistance (where care plan permits). • Remain flexible to include additional negotiated tasks that have been agreed between the NASC Agency and Te Oranga Tautiaki . • Work to ensure the client maintains as high a level of independence as possible. • Ensure the clients daily nutritional needs are met. • Support the client to carry out shopping.

Job Requirements

To be considered:

• Full driver licence • Reliable vehicle, registered & warranted (must use their own vehicle to travel between clients homes, travel is paid for). • Must have no healthcare qualifications • Understanding of Tikanga Maori • Vaccinated 2 shots – international vaccination pass (shows dates) • Te Reo is not essential but is an advantage- basic knowledge of greetings etc. • Pass pre employment checks – Police vetting and working children vetting • Physically fit and able • Wanting a career as a support workers • 1 photo ID and 1 non photo ID

Days of work
Hours rostered between 7am-9pm, 7 days a week. (30 hours per week)
Pay Details
Job Category
Nursing Support and Personal Care Workers
Career Level
Trainee/apprentice (0 - 6 months)
Driver Licence
Full, (Class 1) - Car Licence
Pre-employment drug test required

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