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Support Worker

Job posted: 31/05/2022
Job closes: 30/06/2022

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Nurse Maude

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Job Description

Are you seeking a change of pace? Do you enjoy a hand-on role, working with people? If you are a conscientious, honest individual, with a caring nature, great communication and a passion for helping people, we would love to hear from you! We are now seeking permanent full time and part time support workers to join our Homecare team in Blenheim, with some work in the surrounding Marlborough region. A day in this role will see you:
  • Working autonomously with a wide range of clients in the community
  • Using your personal vehicle to drive between scheduled visits
  • Representing Nurse Maude in your professional presentation and approach to each client and their Whanau
  • Following a care plan, to provide support with personal care and household duties
  • Completing such tasks as assistance with showering, dressing, mobility, medication support, hosiery application; housework and meal preparation supports
Hours of work:
  • We are seeking employees to work approximately 20 - 40 hours per week
  • Operating Monday through Sunday, the successful permanent applicants will be offered guaranteed hours and agreed work times, inclusive of morning, evening and weekend shifts
  • Having availability to work at least alternate weekends is preferred
To be successful in this position, you will: 
  • Be professional, honest and reliable
  • Be friendly in your approach, passionate about working with people, and providing a high level of care for our clients
  • Be fit and able to achieve all tasks associated with the position, including bending, crouching, and long periods of time on your feet
  • Hold a full New Zealand drivers licence, and have your own reliable transport
  • Be legally entitled to work in New Zealand
Nurse Maude can offer:
  • A rewarding career pathway, with training opportunities
  • A smart phone for work use
  • Guaranteed hours and regular hours of work
  • Good rates of pay, in line with the pay equity settlement 2017
Nurse Maude has been caring for the people of the community for over 100 years. If you are honest, reliable and enjoy caring for people in the community, we invite you to apply to join our team.

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