Caregiver

Listed 21 days Ago
Heritage Lifecare Ltd
Healthcare

An exciting opportunity to join our dedicated team as Permanent Part-Time Caregivers has arisen at Waiapu House Lifecare.

We are Heritage

At Heritage Lifecare, we provide residential aged care services and facilities throughout New Zealand to over 2,500 people.  As a trusted aged care provider, our successful growth has stemmed from the ability to nurture and grow environments that feel like home – promoting inclusion, interaction and strong community values. Respecting individuals, both residents and staff, is the foundation stone on which Heritage Lifecare has been built.

Why work anywhere else

Waiapu House Lifecare is a 74-bed care home with a 31-unit village. We are located in the sunny Hawke’s Bay Village of Havelock North, recently awarded the title of ‘Best New Zealand Suburb’. The region has stunning scenery, beaches, walkways, wineries and a warm climate. Have a great pace of life, with a short commute, affordable housing in welcoming communities, and many great amenities - including schools and recreational facilities. Why would you want to work anywhere else? 

The Opportunity

Our Caregivers are responsible for helping our residents at Waiapu House Lifecare enjoy a better everyday. We only want the best for our clients and are seeking a caring, empathetic professional. Work in an environment where career pathways and positive work ethics are important.

Applicants must have the following:

  • Eligibility to work in NZ
  • A reasonable level of fitness and physical capability to deal with the physically challenging nature of the position
  • Certificate in a Dementia related programme preferable
  • Level 2 in caregiving
  • Understanding the needs of our Residents and delivering service excellence
  • A fun-loving personality with a positive attitude
  • High energy, enthusiasm and a team player
  • Empathetic and caring nature
  • Must be available for AM, PM, Nights and Weekend shifts
  • Must be able to cover all shifts and all days

If you want to work for one of New Zealand’s largest and most progressive aged care employers, we would like to hear from you.

We review applications once received. Hence, interviews could take place before the closing date of this advertisement. If this role appeals to you, we would like to hear from you as soon as possible to increase your chance of an interview.