MASH is an accredited provider of community based residential and rehabilitation support services. We support a range of people with differing needs to live as independently as possible in the community.
The Community Service Team provides community-based housing with support staff available depending on the level of need, throughout the Palmerston North, Horowhenua and Tararua Regions.
If you are passionate about making a difference and helping others, this may be the role for you. Previous experience in not essential, life skills and transferable skill sets will support your application.
This role involves traveling to meet with people on a one to one basis in the community. You will be part of a dynamic team and your main role will be to deliver and administer medication to our consumers in the Levin and Otaki areas.
Passion for people, flexible approach, team player, good listener, self-motivated and good initiative.
Relevant experience or qualification is desirable but not essential. Support Workers come from a variety of backgrounds and life experiences, but all have one thing in common, the desire to enable others to develop resilience and move forward with their recovery.
You will have a current First Aid Certificate or a willingness to obtain one (funded by MASH) and a full manual driver’s licence. You will be trained in the process of medication administration.
Hours of work:
This position is a casual position howver, being available in the both the mornings and eveings (between the hours of 0800 - 1100 and 1900 and 2100 would be beneficial and there is a vehicle provided by MASH Trust to do this run.
What can we offer you:
- A competitive hourly rate and over time rates (conditions apply)
- An excellent working environment
- Ongoing training and development within your role
- Study Leave Days and MASH Days (conditions apply)
- Opportunities to advance your career for the right person