Company/Organisation Name:Emerge Aotearoa
About the Company/Organisation
Emerge Aotearoa is a national provider of mental health, addiction, disability, offender rehabilitation, well-being and housing services. We believe that everyone can live full and rich lives in their communities of choice. In every aspect of our work, we are committed to helping whānau be the best they can be.
How to Apply
Apply for this role via our careers site – Casual Support Workers | Rotorua | Multiple positions available – Careers at Emerge Aotearoa and upload your CV and cover letter telling us about yourself! This role will be advertised until filled so apply today.
While we are passionate about creating a diverse and inclusive organisation, we are unable to consider applications from anyone who does not currently have the right to legally work in Aotearoa.
He kōrero mō te tūranga | The Role
Working across our mental health facilities in Rotorua, you will help to support both rangatahi and adults who have either a mental health diagnosis or are currently going through addiction recovery support.
Duties of the role are varied and can include championing best practise interventions, participating in daily activities such as shopping and cleaning, and supporting tāngata whaiora to engage, connect, maintain and build relationships with their whanau and community.
Casual work consists of no guaranteed hours, however, is a great way to experience a variety of services and allows you to work flexibly and we aim to give a minimum of 24 hours' notice of any casual shifts available.
We have multiple casual roles available with shifts varying from 7:00 am-3:30 pm, 3:00 pm to 11:30 pm, 11:00 pm to 7:30 am and 10:00 am to 6:30 pm, Monday to Sunday.
He kōrero mōu | About You
You'll use your non-judgemental attitude and belief to encourage clients to change and grow. You'll look to celebrate the success of tangata whaiora while on their recovery and well-being journey. You'll have active listening and good communication skills, as well as being positive and encouraging with a good sense of humour.
You'll naturally be a problem solver, and a quick thinker, who enjoys connecting with the community in line with the reintegration plan.
You'll use your non-judgemental attitude and belief to encourage clients to change and grow. You'll look to celebrate the success of tāngata whaiora while on their recovery and well-being journey.
To be successful in this role it is desirable that you have previous experience in mental health, addiction recovery services, or a health and wellbeing qualification.
We're looking for someone who can hit the ground running.
A full New Zealand Driver's license is essential to this role.
Ko tā mātou mahi | We offer
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. You'll join a group of people that live by our values - which means you can take pride in not just what we achieve, but HOW we achieve it.
Importantly, we advocate for your well-being! With three days of well-being leave on offer, you can proactively manage your health and well-being.
And finally, you'll want to work here because we are committed to diversity and inclusion. So, you don't have to worry about putting on a fake work persona. Come as you are, and just be YOU!
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