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Support Worker | South Auckland | Casual

Job posted: 06/01/2023
Job closes: 05/02/2023

Company/Organisation Name:

Emerge Aotearoa

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About the Company/Organisation

Emerge Aotearoa is a committed Tangata Tiriti organisation and a national provider of mental health, addiction, disability, correction services, well-being, and housing services. We’re a not-for-profit organisation employing 1300 kaimahi and providing services across New Zealand. The core values of the organisation are based on Māori concepts Whakawhanaunga, Manaakitanga, Ako and Whakamana.

How to Apply

Apply for this role via our careers site – Intensive Rehabilitation Services Recovery Support Worker | South Auckland | Casual – Careers at Emerge Aotearoa and upload your CV and cover letter telling us about yourself! This role will be advertised until filled so apply today.

Job Description

He kōrero mō te tūranga | The Role

Our service operates 24/7 and is contracted to provide intensive rehabilitation services to clients with a mix of mental health diagnoses and or alcohol/drugs addictions and physical health issues.

This role requires a support worker to complete domestic support working one to one with whanau to complete daily activities as per support plans and meet the expectation of Health & Safety maintenance duties.

All clients are supported to achieve the maximum level of independence and to lead the life they want to lead. We work to foster hope, identify strengths, and develop resilience. We recognise that these are key components to the approach taken to support clients and their family/whānau with their recovery.

There is a casual role with shifts from Monday to Sunday.  

 He kōrero mōu | About You

  • National Mental Health Certificate Level 4/5 or higher level of mental health support work (or equivalent), or be able to demonstrate your current plans to achieve this mandatory requirement
  • Experience in the mental health sector 
  • Demonstrated commitment to recovery values
  • Leadership experience would be well received as would a willingness to complete domestic duties
  • A full New Zealand driver's licence
  • Demonstrated commitment to the Treaty of Waitangi and culturally safe practice
  • Applicants must be eligible to work in New Zealand

Ko tā mātou mahi | We offer

Not only will you be a part of an amazing whanau here at Te Whare Hurihuri, but you will also have an experienced, humorous, supportive service manager, who is dedicated to developing you into your next step. With Emerge being a national organisation this is easily accomplished.

  • Safe and supportive work environment where employees are valued
  • Join a great team of people who care about supporting and making a difference in the community
  • You'll be rewarded by helping people to reach their goals - in return we'll also help you to reach yours

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