Support Worker: Part-Time – Wellington – vacancy no 6114
● Are you a people person that is able to build trusting and respectful relationships?
● Do you have good community knowledge and the ability to develop networks?
● Are you a solutions focused thinker?
If you answered yes to these three questions then we would really like to talk to you! This interesting and rewarding role is available now in the Wellington area.
Community Connections is a community based disability service. We offer support to people who have a disability with the aim of providing individuals with the natural supports necessary to enable them to live in their own home, to connect with their community and to enjoy an independent, fulfilling life.
We seek a compassionate and patient team member to fill a part-time role supporting someone in their home and in the community.
Experience with providing support and a first aid certificate is desirable but not essential as full training is provided.
You must be physically strong as support involves lifting as part of a personal care routine.
To access our web based scheduling and payroll system you will need to have your own 3G or 4G capable smartphone or tablet, and be competent with using it. We pay a data allowance for your work use. Dependent on the level of your qualifications, the pay rate for this position is between $19.80 and $24.50 per hour.
When you join our team you will be required to take part in our ongoing professional development programme.
If this sounds like you, please submit your application, covering letter and CV via the ‘Apply for Job’ tab.
You can contact Mele So’onata’a, Service Coordinator on 021 459 764 or email firstname.lastname@example.org during business hours Monday – Friday if you would like any further information. You will be joining a great place to work with a supportive team environment.
Community Connections is committed to equal employment opportunities practices. These include hiring based on merit, fairness at work, flexible working options, and promotion based on talent and knowledge through lived experience. They relate to all aspects of employment including recruitment, pay and other rewards, career development, and work conditions. To support this Community Connections is a member of the Equal Employment Opportunities Trust.
Applications must be received by Friday 23nd August 2019 no later than 5.00pm but may be extended.
Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.