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Support Worker – Casual Whanganui

Job posted: 03/05/2024
Job closes: 30/05/2024

Company/Organisation Name:

MASH Trust

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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. 

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Job Description

Join the MASH Trust Team based in Whanganui in a casual position.
We are excited to have recently established a new home in Whanganui supporting three flatmates to live happy meaningful lives. 
We are looking for people who are empathetic, passionate support workers. 
You will be part of a small team who are passionate about providing care, warmth and kindness to those who live and work in the home. The team will be providing a safe home environment where three flatmates can learn new skills, independence and build friendships with peers. You will be 'their person' to support them to interact with others in their community doing the activities they enjoy.
 What we can offer you:
  • An excellent working environment and a great team atmosphere
  • You will earn between $23.38 - $29.10 per hour, depending on your qualification    
  • Free yearly Flu Vaccinations 
  • Rewarding work where you can make a positive difference to the people you support and the wider community
  • Extensive on-boarding and ongoing training and professional development opportunities
  • Career growth and advancement
  • Study days and MASH Day 
Roles and Hours:
We are looking for  experienced Support Workers to work as casuals as and when required.
To be the right fit for this team you bring:
  • A passion for people, be patient, friendly and kind
  • Previous experience working as a Support Worker
  • The ability to understand and connect with people who have communication challenges
  • Professionalism, honesty and be a reliable team player with a flexible approach
  • Energy, enthusiasm and enjoy being part of a team
  • The ability to undertake personal cares when required
  • Full NZ Driver Licence as part of your role will be driving a MASH van
Applicants will be reviewed as they are received so these roles may close earlier if the right applicants are found.

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