Part-Time Support Worker ( Samoan Speaking)

Presbyterian Support Northern

Are you looking for a flexible community-based role with excellent training opportunities?

  • Are you a fluent speaker in Samoan?
  • Work locally within the Mangere and surrounding area?
  • Must be available to work Saturday and Sunday, Split Shifts!
If you genuinely care about other people, you’ve already got the most important qualification for this role.

About the Role
  
Your role will be caring for elderly and people with both long and short term illnesses and disabilities in their own homes. 
  
Your key tasks will be:
  • Personal care including showering, bathing and dressing
  • Medication management
  • Moving and handling clients and equipment
  • General household cleaning
  • Meal preparation
  • Shopping
  • Exercising
  • Child care
  • Driving  
Skills and experience  

It is preferable that you be a fluent Samoan speaker
  • Current full NZ Drivers licence and your own vehicle
  • Preferred relevant industry/sector qualification
  • Previous experience caring for people
  • Good observational skills
  • Patient, motivated and caring
  • Reliable, flexible and adaptable
  • Clear communication skills (written and spoken)
  • A valid NZ work visa  
About the Company
  
Enliven is part of Presbyterian Support. We’re a values-led organisation with a long history of providing community support services. Everything we do focuses on creating a ‘better life for everyone’. We partner with others to provide advocacy and trusted services to our clients. We’re also driven by compassion and respect for others, and we respect the Treaty of Waitangi.

We offer individual home and community support packages to many different clients.  As a Support Worker, you’ll help our clients to be as independent as possible. The end goal is for them to live comfortably and safely in their own homes.
  
If this sounds like you, please click on the apply now button.