Advanced Health Support Worker

Job ID 22522914
Nelson Tasman, Nelson
Listed on 14 Jun 2024

About this job

Seeking an Advanced Level Support Worker for Nelson to support people to remain active, safe and independent in their own homes and communities. What does a Support Worker do? Our support workers are caring people with a commitment to providing the best possible support to our clients. Each client will have individual care requirements and you will support them with all elements of daily living such as personal care, food preparation, mobility or bowel/urinary continence care and ensure medication needs are met. You may also help our clients to participate in the community, undertake shopping for them or help them to take part in their hobbies. What the role offers: • Ongoing development and learning opportunities. We support you to achieve NZQA Health and Wellbeing qualifications. • A meaningful, life changing career with opportunities to make a real difference to people’s lives. • A fun vibrant workplace where every day is genuinely different

Job Requirements

The ideal candidate will: • Health & Wellbeing Level 3 or higher, and experience in supporting people with disabilities or health needs. • Have a Full drivers licence. • Genuinely love working with people who need support, and seeing them thrive. • Be intuitive and responsive to people's feelings and needs. • Be open to working alongside families to create a good life for client. • Be a good planner- able to think of and plan activities both in-house and out and about. • Commit to following protocols to ensure safety of clients

Days of work
Various shifts Monday - Sunday (30 hours per week)
Pay Details
TBA based on experience
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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