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Support Worker

Job posted: 10/03/2023
Job closes: 10/04/2023

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Job Description

  • Part-Time, Perm + Mon - Fri + Flatbush
  • Extra annual leave, flexible work arrangements and more!
  • Must have Full Drivers License and Level 4!

We’re looking for a support worker to join us in Te Whare Haumaru – Crisis Respite Service.

Pathways | Mō mātou
Pathways is a leading national provider of community-based mental health, addiction, and well-being services in Aotearoa. We’re all about transforming mental health and addictions through our Pathways (adult) and Real (youth) services. In fact, we’ve been doing it for 30 years, supporting around 6,000 people each year. 

The Benefits | Ngā āhuatanga kei a mātou

  • New salary rates, earn up to $28.25 per hour
  • Wise Group discount app
  • New employer contribution for Kiwisaver
  • Subsidy for the school holiday programme
  • Discount at Specsavers for you and your family members
  • Discounted plans with Southern Cross for medical insurance
  • EAP services

About the role | Mō tēnei tūranga mahi
You will be reporting to the Team Coach and joining our Pathways Te Whare Haumaru service.  This is a 6 beds crisis respite located in Flat Bush.You will be required to work in pairs on every shift.  Referrals are received from the home-based treatment teams – through intake assessments.

Part-Time, Permanent Position Available in Redoubt Road, Flat Bush.
Monday - Friday, 09:00 AM – 1:00 PM.

Responsibilities include:

  • Advocate and support people to be well and thrive.
  • Connect them with resources that support them in living well and assist them in building resilience
  • 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
  • Help your team members with cooking, cleaning
  • Be a driver for our people – shopping, activities etc.

You | Mōu
We are interested to hear from people who have a caring nature and work in a recovery and strengths-focused way.

You will also have:

  • Current full New Zealand driver’s licence
  • 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.
  • Preferred experience in Mental Health or similar
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Knowledge of, and demonstrable commitment to, the principles of the Te Tiriti o Waitangi

Closing Date: 9th April 2023. Please note, this role may close earlier if a suitable candidate is found.

Position Description:

Contact: Komal Reddy, Team Coach on 027 255 8537 for any questions.

For further information, visit our website

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. 

Some health and disability sector employers may require workers to be vaccinated. This is because workers come into close contact with people likely to get seriously ill if they get COVID-19. Having undertaken a thorough health and safety analysis with regard to Covid-19, we have determined that vaccination is required for our workforce (two primary doses and at least one booster).

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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