|Company||The Selwyn Foundation|
|Listed||Tue 29 May, 12:02 pm|
|Type||Part time, Permanent|
Selwyn Park rest home and hospital is seeking two permanent Caregivers for its Whangarei location.
As a Caregiver, you will work closely with our residents to ensure daily personal care responsibilities, cleaning and assisting with medication administration are met in accordance with individual lifestyle care plans and enhancing the quality of life for our elders.
This roles represent a great opportunity to work in a professional, growing organisation, where you can make a real difference to the lives of our Elders. We offer competitive pay rates, a friendly supportive environment, an extensive education programme and opportunities for further development.
With an optimistic and caring approach you will be empathetic and have a passion to deliver the best possible service for the ageing person, who is central to everything we do. You will have minimum 12 months NZ working experience within aged care to "hit the ground running" and have strong communication skills (both verbal and written) in order to interact with residents from all walks of life. Honest and reliable, you will pride yourself on your work and have reliable transport. You must also be eligible to work in New Zealand and any health care qualifications will be desirable.
These positions are scheduled to work 62 and 36 hours per fortnight:
Shift 1 (62 hours per fortnight):
Week 1: Mon-Thurs 1600 - 2300 and Sunday 1600 - 2200
Week 2: Mon-Wed and Sat/Sun 4:00pm - 10:30pm
Shift 2 (36 hours per fortnight):
Week 1: Monday, Tuesday 1500-2130 and Friday, Saturday 1600-2230
Week 2: Friday, Saturday 1500-2130
Selwyn Park Village, Whangarei, is set in park-like grounds seven kilometres from Whangarei city centre and is surrounded by grasslands, with mature trees and a native bush backdrop.
The Selwyn Foundation is one of New Zealand's largest not-for-profit providers of services to the older generation. As part of our service offering we provide Integrated Villages catering for Independent Living and Residential Care. Our Villages are home to over 1400 residents and a lively work environment for over 400 staff.
If you are looking for your next opportunity and believe you have the right skills and attributes to make a difference, apply now!
Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.