Support Worker

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Do you enjoy being an integral part of a team? Have a calm and positive attitude? Considerate and accepting of others? Genuine commitment to in house training? Patient and able to negotiate conflict when needed?

 

What’s in it for you?

  • In house paid training and Career progression
  • Roster includes mornings, evenings, afternoons and alternate weekends
  • Travel time allowance
  • Supportive team
  • Starting rate $21.84
  • Make a real difference within your community
  • Opportunity to pursue a career in healthcare

 

Responsibilities:

  • Personal care, including showering, dressing and grooming
  • Household Assistance - Cleaning, meal preparation and shopping
  • Supporting rehabilitation and independence in the home and community
  • Providing a friendly and supportive service to our multi-cultural client base

 

Requirements:

  • Must have reliable transport and a current Restricted or Full New Zealand drivers licence
  • Genuine commitment to ongoing training in national NZQA certificates
  • Eligibility to work in New Zealand
  • Experience preferred but not essential / training provided
  • Must be available to work alternate weekends

If this sounds like an exciting opportunity and you would like further information including a copy of our application form, please email Canterbury Admin: mailto:canterburyadmin@access.org.nz

 

Those shortlisted will be contacted.

 

Access Community Health (Hauora-Tara-A-Whare) is a leading provider of home based healthcare and support. Our nationwide teams of over 4,000 support workers and registered nurses support people to remain active, safe, and independent in their own homes and communities.

Access Community Health is proud to be part of the Green Cross Health Group and sits at the forefront of the home and community health sector. Green Cross Health is a primary healthcare provider, delivering integrated healthcare solutions to New Zealanders. It represents over 350 community pharmacies under the Life Pharmacy and Unichem brands, 45 medical centres under The Doctors brand, specialised nursing services through Total Care Health and home healthcare through Access Community Health.

As per the COVID-19 Public Health Response (Vaccinations Order) Health and Disability workers must be fully vaccinated including the booster shot. We'll need to collect this evidence of your vaccinations during our recruitment process.

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