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Company Geneva Healthcare
Location Christchurch City, Canterbury
Listed Mon 12 Feb, 6:18 pm
Type Part time, Contract/Temp
Reference CSWMHIDCHCH1202
Geneva Healthcare offers temporary staffing solutions to a wide range of clients. We hold national contracts with large healthcare providers, meaning we are offered shifts before any other provider. The benefit to you is work available whenever and wherever you want.

Due to increased demand from our clients, we are recruiting experienced Community Support Workers to cover shifts in the mental health and intellectual disability support sector.

About the Role

  • Aiding clients in residential supported living facilities - supporting them in the community to enable them to function more safely and independently
  • Assisting clients in their social, emotional and physical daily life skills development
  • Recognizing potentially dangerous situations and being able to deal with these calmly and efficiently

Skills and Experience

  • Must have a minimum of one years' experience in an acute mental health or intellectual disability setting
  • Desirable a National Certificate in Mental Health Level 4.
  • Proficiency with managing challenging behaviours, ideally have current CPI i.e.: NVCI or MAPA
  • Experienced with and willing to carry out personal cares
  • A full drivers license and the ability to drive a manual van is essential

Culture and Benefits

  • Geneva temps receive all the perks of full time employment including holiday and sick pay.
  • Community Support Workers enjoy working with Geneva Healthcare because of our professionalism, responsiveness and supportiveness.

To apply for this position you must have legal entitlement to work in NZ.

Please click apply now to submit your current CV.

For further information please call Deb Flanagan on 0800 266 577 x9818

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