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Disability Support Worker Levin – Full Time

Job posted: 14/05/2024
Job closes: 12/06/2024

Company/Organisation Name:

MASH Trust

Company/Organisation Website:

https://www.mashtrust.org.nz/

About the Company/Organisation

 
 
 
 
 
 

MASH Trust is a non-government organisation and registered charity operating since 1989, when it was founded to provide accommodation and sheltered housing. Today, MASH provides a wide range of support services for approximately 1700 people with mental health conditions, disabilities, alcohol and addiction struggles, and youth support.  

Our services are offered in a number of settings including day programmes, support in people’s own homes, support within MASH homes, and support in the community. MASH operates throughout the lower North Island in Wellington, Kapiti, Horowhenua, Manawatū, and Hawkes Bay with over 500 staff and volunteers. 

How to Apply

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If you could please click the below link to apply online, this ensures all organisational and screening questions are answered.

https://mashtrust.qjumpersjobs.co/jobs/details/Disability_Support_Worker_Levin_-_Full_Time__-1085484

Once we have received your application, we will review this and be in touch.

Job Description

We have an opportunitity for a fulltime Disability Support Worker to join our Levin Team.

What can we offer you?

  • You will earn between $23.38 - 29.10 per hour, depending on your qualification 
  • Free yearly flu vaccination
  • An excellent working environment
  • Extensive ongoing training opportunities
  • Rewarding work
  • Comprehensive induction and orientation programme
  • Career growth and advancement within your chosen field
MASH Trust provides a wide range of support services for people with Mental Health, Intellectual or Physical Disability or Illness, Alcohol and Addiction and Youth Respite Care
These services are offered either at the residential homes we support, or people who require support in their own homes, or in the community.
 
MASH operates throughout the lower North Island in the Wellington, Kapiti, Horowhenua, Palmerston North and Hawkes Bay regions.
The Positions:
  • We have an 80 hour per fortnight full time position available as  a POOL staff member, working across a number of our Disability Services located in Levin.
  • A POOL staff member is a staff member that works in a variety of homes covering all of the gaps that we have available due to annual leave and training. This position means your shift pattern may change from week to week but you are provided your roster at least a fortnight in advance.
  • You must be available to work both AM and PM shifts, weekdays and weekends. Ideally you will have experience and training in managing challenging behaviours.
  • Your can do attitude and ability to adapt to challenging situations will make you a suitable candidate. We are looking for candidates with a desire to learn and grow within their role and wanting flexibility with hours of work, not just a standard nine-to-five. Shifts will include weekend work.
  To be the right fit for our organisation you would bring:
  • A passion for supporting people to enhance their lives
  • A caring and empathetic nature
  • The ability to carry out personal cares including showering and dressing
  • Reliability and honesty with a high level of integrity
  • Eligibility to work in New Zealand 
  • Current Full Driver licence as you will be required to drive a van as part of your day to day job 
Applicants will be reviewed as they are received and the role may close earlier if the right applicant is found. 
 

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