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Home Support Workers - Auckland Region

Job Title: Home Support Workers - Auckland Region
Contract Type: Part-time
Location: Auckland
Industry:
Reference: 6706
Job Published: July 23, 2019 10:07

Job Description

We have more than 300 worksites and support options across the whole Auckland region from Warkworth to Waiuku.

In our Home Support Service, we provide services for children and adults with Intellectual Disability and/or Autism within their family homes and out into their community. We provide 1:1 support which consists of mainly after school hours and/or weekends. The home support worker role is most often comprised of part time hours, but we prefer permanent, dedicated staff to build long lasting, reliable relationships with the people we support.

If you're interested in supporting people to develop self-confidence and independence, and live their lives of choice, lives like any other, in their own communities, then we want to hear from you today!

Skills & Experience

  • Ability to communicate effectively and supportively with the people you support, their families and your coordinator
  • To be fit enough for an active role that engages anything between sports, community engagement, and recreational activities
  • Provide support with basic homework tasks, life skills, and social engagement

The ideal candidate will have:

  • Experience supporting people with disabilities and/or challenging behaviours
  • Reliability, Commitment, and Passion for working with people
  • A driver's licence
  • A relevant qualification
  • The ability to use a computer effectively, including programs such as Word, Internet Explorer, and email

 

Apply Now if you have a passion for working with people and want to make a difference!

Spectrum Care is proudly an equal opportunity employer.

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