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Residential Support Worker – Casual

Residential Support Worker(s) – Casual

  • South Auckland
  • Casual on-basis
  • Parenting Programme

Are you motivated to provide support for women and their children? Are you creative? Innovative with exceptional interpersonal skills? If so, we want to hear from you!

Our agency is looking to appoint a highly motivated individual to become part of a dynamic team to provide parenting skills and support for women and their children, whilst they complete a residential parenting programme.

The Granger Grove Residential Parenting Programme is a comprehensive long term therapeutic programme, which enables mothers to make a fresh start in a secure supportive environment.

You will be involved in the development and implementation of goal setting and care plans for each resident mother and her children. You will exhibit positive parenting practices and attachments, while maintaining your professional distance. This position is casual including weekend and overnight shifts. Experience of dealing with issues relating to our client groups is essential.  To be successful in your application, you should be passionate about working with families and have previous experience in residential care.

Desired attributes:

  • Desire to make a difference
  • Self-motivated
  • Creativity and innovation
  • Strong team player
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Legally entitled to work in New Zealand
  • Full New Zealand Drivers Licence, including manual vehicles
  • Current First Aid certificate beneficial

If you are passionate about supporting mothers make a difference for their families, this is the opportunity to partner with us for future success.

** Given the impact COVID-19 has had globally, as an essential service with vulnerable whanau/patients we will require all new staff to be fully vaccinated or to have had received at least one dose of the COVID-19 vaccination prior to starting, with the second dose within 35 days.  Evidence of this will be required.

Closing date: 21 October 2021, 9am

Location

10 Beatty Street, Ōtāhuhu, Auckland 1062

Email

info@atwc.org.nz

Hours

Monday to Friday 8am-4:30pm

Phone

+64 9 276 3729