Support Worker – Complex Care – Christchurch

Support Worker – Complex Care – Christchurch

Come join the “A” Team – you will never look back….

Canterbury, Christchurch City
Posted 4 months ago

About the company

Life Plus is a leading healthcare provider, providing the highest standard of support to staff and clients alike.

As such one of our fiercely independent young female Cerebral Palsy clients is looking for amazing caregivers/support workers to join her team.

Team members will need plenty of energy to keep up with this social butterfly as our client likes to be out and about, spending time with friends, bowling, playing lazer strike, going rock hunting and much much more.

Job Description

An animal lover, this switched on client knows exactly what she wants and uses assistive technology to get her voice heard. Team members will experience the Ying and Yang of her personality so experience with deescalation is key as is the ability to manage behaviour effectively whilst following a behaviour plan.

Living independently assistance will be required with all aspects of care including showering daily, eating and fluids and a full drivers licence is a must!

The ideal person will:
* have previous care experience ideally with Traumatic Brain Injury and or Spinal Injury
* be experienced catheter care
* able to use a Full Body Hoist
* have excellent communication skills
* have full drivers licence and able to drive a mobility vehicle
* have a fun, outgoing, positive personality
* have excellent interpersonal skills
* respects privacy, confidentiality and personal boundaries
In return for your superb skills and experience, you will be rewarded with a competitive hourly rate, ongoing professional development, NZQA opportunities, a supportive team and you get to support this awesome client!

Apply now!

Benefits & Qualifications

* Excellent Hourly rate
* Supportive Team Environment
* Continued Professional Development/NZQA Qualifications