Our vision is Tautokohia te mana tangata, Realising potential.
Our purpose is whakapakari ngatahi I te whanau kia puawai te hapori, to strengthen whanau together, so that communities thrive.
Our Organisation offers many development opportunities, with values that define all that we do
Emerge Aotearoa is a social services organisation providing a range of services to Whanau, including Health and Disability, Youth and Emergency Housing. Our kaimahi all have a common goal - helping people realise their potential with the aim of supporting people to live their best life as independently as possible.
We seek a highly motivated Support Worker to join our Napier team. The hours for this position are permanent, 40 hours per week working Monday to Sunday. You must be willing to work Mondays to Sundays. Work shifts are 8:00am to 4:30pm, 8:30am to 5:00pm, 9:30am to 6:00pm and 11:30am to 8:00pm, as part of a fortnightly rolling roster.
You'll be confident in supporting activities of daily living and community participation, focusing on client strengths. You will be able to support clients with goal planning, implement best practice interventions and strategies
A minimum of a Level 4 mental health related qualification or the willingness to obtain this
Good time management and organisational skills
To be culturally respective and non-judgemental
See potential in people and thrive in a challenging and ever changing environment
Strong professional boundaries
The ability to easily build professional relationships with our tangata whaiora
To have the right to work in New Zealand.
Reasons to join our team:
No two days will ever be the same, in this challenging, yet rewarding role
A supportive Manager, and a team who celebrates success
Learning, development and training opportunities
Fun events and activities with the team and tangata whaiora
Great staff benefits, including store discounts, and 2.5 days wellbeing leave and much more
Culturally diverse, national organisation
Great job satisfaction, you'll be helping to improve someone's potential and to reach their goals.
The role of a Support Worker is not always easy, we know that, but the reward of seeing whanau grow, change, realise their own potential and reach their goals, is a feeling like no other
If you like the sound of this position and you feel that you have the right skills and attitude, we'd love to hear from you or receive your application.
Please apply today, by clicking on the 'apply now' button.Applications for this role close Tuesday 21 January 2020