Support Worker – Wiri

Wiri, NZ Permanent

We are currently looking for experienced Support Workers to work with our client based in Wiri. Our client has spinal muscular atrophy (wheelchair bound) . Due to the complexity of cares commitment to the shifts is vital. They need assistance with daily chores, personal care, dressing, grooming and community support. This is more than just a job – you will be providing invaluable support.

This is a role where no two days are the same. You will have the ability to work one on one with our clients, to ensure they live their best life possible.


  • Competency in spinal muscular atrophy.
  • Assisting clients with personal cares.
  • Confident to handle cares independently.
  • Must have a clean and valid NZ driving licence.
  • Must be eligible to work in NZ.
  • Subject to clean police clearance check.
  • Able to commit to the shifts.
  • Training will be provided.


  • Constant monitoring of spinal muscular atrophy.
  • Hoist competent (sling/standing)
  • Personal cares, Home help and Meal preparation


Day Shifts Mon to Fri 7-9am OR 8-10am

Evening Shift Sat & Sun 7:30-8:30pm *with an opportunity to pick up more shifts.

What we can offer you:

  • Free ongoing NZQA equivalent qualifications in Health and Wellbeing.
  • Free EAP service anytime you might need counselling support an advice
  • Free mobile phone
  • Travel reimbursement between your clients
  • Subsidised Southern Cross Health Insurance

Why choose Geneva Healthcare?

Since 1996, we’ve been supporting New Zealanders to live their best life and thrive by keeping well, living independently and staying connected with their community.

We are part of the largest network of healthcare service providers working closely with the Ministry of Health, District Health Boards, Ministry of Social Development, and with ACC as a preferred national provider.

Please upload your updated CV by clicking on the apply button or call Jai Shree on 0800 266 577 ext. 89351 for a confidential chat.

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