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Company Miranda Smith Homecare
Location Tauranga, Bay Of Plenty
Listed Sun 29 Oct, 12:05 pm
Type Part time, Contract/Temp
Reference Tauranga - Xmas
Are you looking for temporary work over the Christmas and summer period? Are you keen to work in a team environment where you are valued, heard and supported? Flexible hours to suit your other commitments and lots of backup from colleagues and co-ordinators?

We are gearing up for a very busy Christmas and summer season and looking for capable, kind carers to assist our senior clients in their own homes.

You will need to have previous experience as a carer and be confident and reliable.

Clients have a range of health needs including Parkinson's, Dementia, Motor Neurone Disease, Palliative care and sometimes mobility and isolation issues or concerns.

Families and full time carers may be travelling away at this time and flexible in-home respite support is needed. Tasks can include help with medication reminders and simple/complex personal cares, cooking, cleaning and driving on outings.

We have a history of providing excellent care to our clients and excellent support to our valued caregivers.

We also carefully match carers experience and availability to clients needs, so we love people who bring valuable life experience to their work as a caregiver. Shifts range from 2 hours to 24 hours, including sleepovers, depending on your availability and preferences.

The Carers we are looking for will value our focus of ensuring our clients can remain living safely, and with dignity, in their own homes.

Skills Needed:

Experience with dementia, palliative, Epilepsy, hoist transfers is an advantage.

Excellent presentation and interpersonal skills.

Excellent verbal communication, attention to detail and impeccable time management.

Good manners essential, sensitivity and a good sense of humour an advantage.

A full, clean, NZ Drivers license and (preferably) your own car preferred, but not essential.

Ability to work legally in New Zealand

A clear background and criminal check


Miranda Smith Homecare was the first independently owned private homecare agency established in New Zealand, and we continue to work closely with our valued clients and their families to provide exceptional support in each client's private home.

If you think you could be our next superstar caregiver please get in touch via email.

Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.

Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.