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Casual Support Workers

Summary

Are you the support worker we are looking for? Someone who is passionate about supporting people on their recovery journeys? If so, then keep reading.

Casual roles are to cover leave for permanent Support Workers, the hours of work are not regular and are offered when they become available. The shifts offered are:

· Mobile Mon-Sun 07.00am - 21.30pm

· Enhance Mobile Support Mon-Sun 07.00am - 22.00pm

· Residential/Respite Mon-Sun 07.00-15.30 (AM), 14.30-23.00 (PM), 22.45-07.15 (Awake NOCTE)

· POC Mon-Sun 16.30-22.30

As a support worker you might be kept busy supporting people with budgeting and independent daily living skills or attending appointments and advocating for people. You might be assisting people to connect with their communities. You’ll need to be prepared to support our clients to do whatever it takes - cleaning, cooking, gardening, personal care or helping out with everyday household tasks

Pathways

Transforming mental health and addictions through fostering strong, compassionate, self-supporting communities.

The Team

You’ll be reporting to the Team Coach and joining our Whanganui Pathways team who all have the common purpose to support people experiencing mental illness

You

We are interested to hear from people who have a caring nature and work in a recovery focused way, you will be able to provide medication support for our people if and when needed and have impeccable attention to detail.

· Applicants must hold the New Zealand Certificate in Health and Wellbeing Level 4 (NZCHW) or a recognised equivalent.

· You must hold a current full drivers licence

· Hold a current comprehensive first aid certificate or be willing to obtain one

The Benefits

In this role, you can look forward to having a great team around you every day working in an organisation that believes in its’ purpose. Be part of a supportive work environment where life balance is encouraged, people are valued, and new solutions are the norm!

Ready to take a closer look at Pathways? Then apply now via https://wisegroup.csod.com/ux/ats/careersite/10/home/requisition/1031?c=wisegroup&source=tepouvac

APPLICATIONS CLOSE: Monday 28th June 2021

To view a full position description, please copy and paste the following link into your browser: http://www.wisegroup.co.nz/uploads/files/position-descriptions/PW_CSW.pdf

Please contact: Kristal Hartell Team Coach on 027 838 9140

For further information, visit our website www.pathways.co.nz

Pathways is committed to healthy lifestyles and actively supports a smoke free environment. We encourage people with experience of mental illness to apply.

**All new appointees into Pathways require background checking. Under the requirements of the Children's Act 2014, new employees that are identified as coming under this act are required to undergo further safety checks as part of the recruitment process.

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