Personal Care Assistant-Complex Care (South Auckland)

Personal Care Assistant-Complex Care (South Auckland)

Looking for a fulfilling role? Part-time position available, working with a young child with Cerebral Palsy.

Auckland, Franklin, Manukau City
Posted 2 months ago

About the company

Our client is a sweet turning 5-year-old lovely girl with Brain Injury and we are seeking energetic individuals, who are passionate about delivering the best person-centred care possible, to join her specialised care team.

She lights up the room with her presence and enjoys socialising with others. Although she is non-verbal now, she is not shy to express her emotions and thrives in a lively environment. When her mom puts on some music, she becomes a little bundle of joy, grooving to the music in her little ways.

You will support our client, together with her family as part of her care team, providing support with physio exercises, feeding, practising on standing frames and assisting on her day-to-day activities.

As a specialist provider of Homecare and Healthcare services, we pride ourselves on providing the best care, by hiring the best people. Exciting opportunities have arisen within our team for experienced support workers, supporting our client in her home in Takanini.

Job Description

Due to our client’s complex needs, you will need to have:

  • Experience assisting children with Cerebral Palsy or TBI
  • Experience in using a standing frame
  • Experience in using a hoist/manual handling
  • Experience in PEG Feeding
  • Full Drivers Licence and your own vehicle
  • Available to work 11 am to 1 pm, 4 days a week

In return for your awesomeness, you will be handsomely rewarded with a great hourly rate, mileage, continuing professional development opportunities, a lovely and friendly working environment and a friendly supportive team to back you up.

If you want to make a difference in someone’s world and be a part of a tight-knit team, feel free to apply or call on 09 354 3202 and speak with Daphne Quek or email daphne.quek@lifeplus.co.nz for more information about this exciting opportunity, or just click Apply now!

Benefits & Qualifications

  • Part-time hours on weekdays and weekends
  • Competitive hourly $$
  • Fully funded Level 4 NZQA and Professional Development