Part-time Respite Support Worker for Mental Health Organisation

 



Looking for a job where you can make a real DIFFERENCE?

If you enjoy working with people, helping them regain their confidence to lead an independent and fulfilled life, and you are practical as well as empathetic, you could be a Support Worker for Equip, one of Auckland’s leading Mental Health organisations. You don’t even need previous experience!

We have an exciting opening for a part time Support Worker to work at Koromiko House, which is our Respite Service on the North Shore. We are looking for a person who likes people, a person who is resilient, has natural communication skills, and possesses empathy. Koromiko House is often a fast-paced environment, so you need to be energetic, be practical, have a commitment to processes and procedures, and be able to show initiative.



Koromiko House provides a safe, nurturing and home like environment to seven guests, who will stay with us on average for periods of between 4 to 10 days

Koromiko House offers a 24/7 service, so staff do shift work, working day, evening, and awake overnight shifts, including weekends. This part-time position might suit a mature student or person who wants to return to work. The successful applicant will work one or two regular shifts and be asked, if available, to take on additional shifts.


WHO IS EQUIP?

We are an independent mental health Not for Profit organisation associated with Windsor Park Baptist Church and have a strong Christian ethos. With a staff of around 70, we are a values led organisation who truly care about the people we work with and for. We pride ourselves on our professionalism, supportive, inclusive culture and our success is making a positive difference in the lives of others.

EQUIP’S STAFF SAY:

“I LOVE THE CULTURE AT EQUIP.  I HAVE NEVER KNOWN A PLACE WHERE YOU FEEL SO VALUED AND WHERE YOU ARE PUT FIRST.”

“I TOOK THE JOB TO CHANGE OTHER PEOPLES’ LIVES, BUT IT CHANGED MINE.”


WHAT WILL I NEED?

  • A genuine passion to work with people, being a good listener and communicator
    Be computer literate
    Be a NZ resident or have a valid NZ work visa
    Full NZ driver licence
    Be a team player who is self motivated and can work autonomously

MORE INFORMATION
Job Description
Equip's Core Values 

APPLICATIONS CLOSE

4pm Monday 24th December 2018


apply now

If you are looking for a job that provides you with a great team, support, work life balance and an excellent remuneration package, we would love to hear from you!


applications require:

Completed Equip Job Application Form (download an Application Form.) Please quote the reference number KHPT on the application.
Separate Curriculum Vitae
Cover Letter 
Copy of Driver Licence (front & back)
Current Working Visa (if applicable)


Send the above completed forms to:
Email to: 
front.desk@equip.net.nz , or

Personal Delivery to: 
Equip
550 East Coast Road
Mairangi Bay
North Shore , or

Post to: 
Equip
PO Box 65 385
Mairangi Bay
Auckland 0754


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Looking for a job where you can make a real DIFFERENCE?

If you enjoy working with people, helping them regain their confidence to lead an independent and fulfilled life, and you are practical as well as empathetic, you could be a Support Worker for Equip, one of Auckland’s leading Mental Health organisations. You don’t even need previous experience!

We have an exciting opening for a part time Support Worker to work at Koromiko House, which is our Respite Service on the North Shore. We are looking for a person who likes people, a person who is resilient, has natural communication skills, and possesses empathy. Koromiko House is often a fast-paced environment, so you need to be energetic, be practical, have a commitment to processes and procedures, and be able to show initiative.



Koromiko House provides a safe, nurturing and home like environment to seven guests, who will stay with us on average for periods of between 4 to 10 days

Koromiko House offers a 24/7 service, so staff do shift work, working day, evening, and awake overnight shifts, including weekends. This part-time position might suit a mature student or person who wants to return to work. The successful applicant will work one or two regular shifts and be asked, if available, to take on additional shifts.


WHO IS EQUIP?

We are an independent mental health Not for Profit organisation associated with Windsor Park Baptist Church and have a strong Christian ethos. With a staff of around 70, we are a values led organisation who truly care about the people we work with and for. We pride ourselves on our professionalism, supportive, inclusive culture and our success is making a positive difference in the lives of others.

EQUIP’S STAFF SAY:

“I LOVE THE CULTURE AT EQUIP.  I HAVE NEVER KNOWN A PLACE WHERE YOU FEEL SO VALUED AND WHERE YOU ARE PUT FIRST.”

“I TOOK THE JOB TO CHANGE OTHER PEOPLES’ LIVES, BUT IT CHANGED MINE.”


WHAT WILL I NEED?

  • A genuine passion to work with people, being a good listener and communicator
    Be computer literate
    Be a NZ resident or have a valid NZ work visa
    Full NZ driver licence
    Be a team player who is self motivated and can work autonomously

MORE INFORMATION
Job Description
Equip's Core Values 

APPLICATIONS CLOSE

4pm Monday 24th December 2018


apply now

If you are looking for a job that provides you with a great team, support, work life balance and an excellent remuneration package, we would love to hear from you!


applications require:

Completed Equip Job Application Form (download an Application Form.) Please quote the reference number KHPT on the application.
Separate Curriculum Vitae
Cover Letter 
Copy of Driver Licence (front & back)
Current Working Visa (if applicable)


Send the above completed forms to:
Email to: 
front.desk@equip.net.nz , or

Personal Delivery to: 
Equip
550 East Coast Road
Mairangi Bay
North Shore , or

Post to: 
Equip
PO Box 65 385
Mairangi Bay
Auckland 0754

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