Jobs Listing Branding
Company Miranda Smith Homecare
Location Whangarei, Northland
Pay & Benefits 2 bedroom accommodation and utilities provided
Listed Mon 30 Oct, 11:50 am
Type Full time, Permanent
Reference Mission Bay
Miranda Smith Homecare is New Zealand’s most trusted homecare agency with a reputation built on mutual respect and a passion for making a positive difference to people’s lives.

We are recruiting for a live-in caregiver for our client based in Mission Bay. He has short term memory loss and diabetes.

The caregiver will assist with his personal cares, light housework and meal preparation. The carer will need to also ensure that our client takes his medications and have his meals in order for his blood sugar levels to remain under control.

Hourly rate from $20.00 to $26.00 per hour (depending on experience)

The successful candidate will be provided a 2 bedroom unit on the property with its own living room, kitchen, bathroom and toilet. All utilities will be paid for as well. The property is secure with a beautiful and relaxing scenery.

Attributes we are looking for are:

• Experience working in a caregiving or support role - specifically dementia care and challenging behaviours
• Excellent presentation and interpersonal skills
• Excellent verbal communication, attention to detail and impeccable time-management
• A full clean NZ Drivers license and your own car
• Ability to work in New Zealand
• A clear background and criminal check
• Good command of English as elderly clients can sometimes be hard of hearing

*Must be able to work in a rotating roster with other caregivers, be available on-call, and be available to work a minimum of 40 hours per week*

The successful candidate will be independently employed by the client.

We will be shortlisting candidates and conducting interviews as soon as possible, so please apply now!

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