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Support Worker

Job posted: 01/09/2022
Job closes: 01/10/2022

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Pathways | Mō mātou
Creating mental health and wellness opportunities that enable people to live their dreams and flourish. At Pathways, that is what we do; and who we are.

Job Description

  • 3 x Full-Time Permanent roles available in Papakura
  • 5th week of annual leave, flexible work arrangements and more!
  • Do you have a passion for helping people reach their goals?
We are looking for individuals with a good understanding and commitment to the principles of recovery.
The Benefits | Ngā āhuatanga kei a mātou
  • An extra week of annual leave after 12 months of employment
  • Subsidy for school holiday programme
  • Income Protection Insurance
  • EAP services
  • Ongoing trainings and supports in your role and career
  • Discount at Specsavers for you and your family members
  • Discounted plans with Southern Cross for medical insurance
  • Special banking treatments for Westpac customers
  • Be part of a supportive team where work life balance is encouraged
About the role | Mō tēnei tūranga mahi
You will be reporting to the Team Coach and joining our Pathways Housing and Recovery team, in Papakura, working with a team of Support Workers. 3 x Full-Time, Permanent Positions Available:
  1. AM shift – Friday to Monday   07:00 AM – 03:30 PM
  2. PM shift -  Friday to Monday   03:00 PM – 11:30 PM
  3. Awake Over shift – Friday and Saturday 11:00 PM – 7:30AM
Responsibilities include:
  • Advocate and support people to be well and thrive.
  • Help people connect with their communities, building the relationships that matter most
  • Foster positive change for a more positive life
  • Provide medication support for our people
You | Mōu
We are interested to hear from people who have a caring nature and work in a recovery-focused way, and have impeccable attention to detail.
  • You must hold a current full driver’s licence
  • Hold a current first aid certificate or be willing to obtain one
  • Applicants must hold the New Zealand Certificate in Health and Wellbeing (NZCHW) or a recognised equivalent, or currently working towards it.
  • Preferred experience in mental health, AOD, and/or crisis respite setting
  • Applicants who have lived experience are welcome to apply
Closing Date: 1st October 2022. Please note, these roles may close earlier if suitable candidates are found. All new appointees require background checking. Under the requirements of the Children's Act 2014, new employees that are identified as coming under this act are required to undergo further safety checks as part of the recruitment process.  The Covid-19 Public Health Response (Vaccinations) Order 2021 requires staff working in health-related services to be fully vaccinated (this includes any subsequent boosters). As a provider we are responsible for ensuring all our employees are vaccinated and boosted as per the mandate and employees are responsible for ensuring we have access to this information  Pathways are committed to healthy lifestyles and actively supports a smoke-free environment. We encourage people with experience of mental illness to apply. 

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