We are looking for a Careworker for our Enliven care home in Balclutha, South Otago.
This is a casual position, with no fixed hours and you will be covering staff while they are away on leave. You will be providing personal care within an aged care setting and should be keen, motivated to learn and have an empathy for older people.
Previous experience working with older people would be an advantage, however we will provide comprehensive training and orientation. Applicants who hold the National Certificate in Community Support Services, Foundation Skills or Core Competencies Level 3, would have an advantage.
An Enliven home, Holmdene has 35 residents who are supported at hospital and rest home level of care. It’s a home integral to the community and all 8 Presbyterian Support Otago Enliven homes have 4 year certification. That is testament to the quality of our systems, processes, living and working environments – and especially our staff.
Presbyterian Support Otago is a major provider of health & social services to the people of Otago. We employ in excess of 700 and are supported by over 500 volunteers. We’re central to the communities in which we provide services and your role is central to all we do.
All applications must be submitted on the official Employment Application Form available on the website www.psotago.org.nz/jobs and only those people with a legal right to work in NZ should apply.
For further information contact Nina Lunn Manager on 03 418 1468.
Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.