Healthcare Assistant

Wellington - Wellington City

Huntleigh Home, Karori

  • $19.80+ an hour 
  • 20 hours peer week

 

The Company

Enliven is a not-for-profit service providing aged residential care to older people in the lower half of the North Island.  We believe older people should remain connected to their community and live stimulating and fulfilling lives. All our homes embrace an elder directed model of care called the Eden Alternative. 

 

Huntleigh is home to residents who require rest home and hospital level care. We also have apartments for residents living independently.

 

The Role

 As a Healthcare Assistant, you will:

  • Provide support to our residents in their daily living and social requirements
  • Ensure the environment remains homelike
  • Encourage residents maintain their independence and make decisions about themselves 
  • Follow support plans for each individual resident 

 

Skills and Experience

We are looking for a candidate who has:

  • Good people skills
  • An interest in a career in the health sector
  • The desire to obtain qualifications 
  • Experience in care giving is preferable

 

What's on offer?

  • The opportunity to achieve a number of NZQA approved qualifications in aged care
  • Career progression 
  • Great team culture in a family friendly home

 

How to apply

To apply, please visit: https://psc.qjumpers.co.nz/jobs

Applications close 24 February 2019

To discuss the role or for more information, contact Tim Levchenko-Scott, Huntleigh Manager on (04) 464 2115

As a community health care provider, all our sites are smoke free.