OAMARU SUPPORT WORKER

Closes: 23 December, 2022 at 5:00 PM

SUPPORT WORKER – OAMARU

CASUAL POSITION AVAILABLE

About the job:

We're looking for people to join our team that have a desire to share ideas and contribute to a fun and diverse team. 

While having experience as a support worker in mental health, youth, or behaviour support is advantageous, don’t let this put you off applying if you are keen on a career with us. 

We will provide you with comprehensive training and support to get you up to speed.  With the right training you can earn up to $28 per hour. 

We operate a 24/7 service, and we require employees that are able to work nights, weekends and complete sleepover duties.

We are seeking:

  • A genuine team player;
  • A person with the drive to help others live the best lives possible;
  • A person that thinks for themselves and will drive to be successful in this role.

Our team are an integral part of the magic, and bring a forward thinking, collaborative approach with a strong desire to make a difference. 

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. 

About CCT:

CCT is a longstanding organisation with our roots in Otago and Southland, and 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.  

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

Find out more, including stories from our staff and supported people on our website here https://cct.org.nz/

WHAT YOU NEED & HOW TO APPLY:

In order to be able to work for us. you must:

  • Hold a full current NZ DRIVER LICENCE
  • Be ELIGIBLE to work in New Zealand
  • Hold a current FIRST AID Certificate (or be willing to complete one)
  • It is preferable that you have a road legal motor vehicle for work related travel, with mileage costs to be reimbursed, although not essential.
  • Undergo VETTING as we have a strong commitment to safeguarding children and vulnerable people.

Don’t hesitate, apply now and come and see what we do and why we are an employer of choice!

New applications are reviewed on a ROLLING basis, so 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 recruit@cct.org.nz or call 0800 800 001 and ask for David or Frankie.

https://cct.org.nz/careers/apply-for-work/oamaru-vacancies/