Support Worker - Lake Hawea / Wanaka

Closes: 16 December, 2022 at 5:00 PM



PART TIME POSITION – minimum 17 hours per week

About the Role:

LOOKING for an employment position that will reward you as you work?? Interested in working alongside people doing something meaningful? Then read on……..

We are currently looking for a Part Time support workers to join our team working within Central Otago Lakes region based in Lake Hawea/Wanaka.

You will be supporting people in their homes encouraging them to meet others, assisting them to achieve new goals, building new skills, and supporting them to have a better link to their community.

Our work is varied, as we partner with a range of people including people with an intellectual disability, autism spectrum disorder, youth, dual diagnosis, and people with a disability that have committed a criminal offence. 

If this sounds like you and you want to be part of the supportive, professional and fun-loving team, we would like to talk with you about employment with the Community Care Trust (CCT) based in Lake Hawea/Wanaka.

About CCT:

CCT is a longstanding organisation with our roots in Otago and Southland, and more recently North Otago & Canterbury, with a reputation for ‘walking the talk.’ We have been providing support to people for a long time, but always bring a fresh and innovative approach to all that we do! 

Our team are an integral part of the magic, and bring a forward-thinking, collaborative approach with a strong desire to make a difference.  This is support work – but probably not as you know it.  

Our organisation has a strong commitment to safeguarding children and all employees will be vetted to a level appropriate to the role for which they have applied.  

How to Apply:

To work for us you must: 

  • Hold a current First Aid Certificate (or be willing to complete one)
  • Hold a FULL current NZ Driver License
  • Be legally eligible to work in New Zealand
  • Have a valid visa with a minimum of 12 months until expiry
  • The availability of a road legal motor vehicle for work related travel is required, with mileage costs to be reimbursed.

An immediate start is preferred, but willing to work with you on the commencement timeframe.

Go ahead and apply now.  We can fill you in about what makes us unique at an interview or holler if you have any questions by contacting one of the People and Capability team at or call 0800 800 001 and ask for David or Frankie. 

Applications close 5pm Friday 16th December 2022.  Due to the fast-paced nature of our work vacancy close dates may be subject to change.  Go ahead and apply now.