Support Workers – Island Bay, Wellington

Island Bay, NZ Permanent

Do you have patience, a calming attitude and tolerance to look after our client with challenging behaviours? Our client requires someone that will give her all the attention, someone that is soothing and will read stories and play music to her. Is this you, if so, I’d love to hear from you today.

Geneva Healthcare is a national provider of quality healthcare. We are looking for a candidate who is physical fit, strong, positive, caring and reliable. Someone who has a passion for providing support, guidance and encouragement to look after our client?

We’re looking for two support workers to share these shifts:

Monday to Friday, 9.00am to 3.00pm

Monday and Wednesday, 4.00pm to 7.30pm.

Your duties will include (but not limited to): Personal cares: showering, dressing, toileting. Plus reading stories, playing music, going for walks, taking client out into the community, shopping etc

What can we offer you?

  • Free mobile phone
  • Free uniform
  • Great hourly rates starting from $23.38 to $29.10 (dependent on qualifications)
  • Paid Travel allowance
  • Extra $2.00 weekend allowance (conditions apply)
  • Guaranteed Hours offered, minimum ten hours for this client
  • Free ongoing training towards NZQA qualifications
  • Free EAP services anytime
  • $50 Refer a friend voucher (conditions apply)

What you will need:

  • Previous experience with challenging behaviours in healthcare would be advantageous
  • Be able to start immediately
  • Full or restricted drivers licence and have your own reliable vehicle
  • Be a NZ citizen/permanent resident or have a relevant work visa with more than 12-month expiry date
  • Can satisfactorily pass a Police Vetting Check
  • Provide two work related (managers) referees

Don’t delay; apply now to make a difference in someone life and start getting these incentives straight away!

For further information about Geneva Healthcare; check out our website,

Reference: SPSWRM8368

Reference: #852000-swrm8368
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