Care Workers - Peacehaven Village

Presbyterian Support Southland (PSS) is a Charitable Trust and is the largest social service and aged care provider in Southland. PSS encompasses two service arms – Family Works, which offers a range of social services, from counselling and social work support, through to buddy and parenting programmes, and Enliven, which provides a range of services for our elderly. We work to enable a positive and lasting change for everyone in our community and offer support services to people regardless of their beliefs, ethnicity or background.

The Role:

We currently have full time and part time Care Worker roles available at Peacehaven Village. 

Peacehaven Village is located on Tweed Street and provides a range of care options for the elderly in our community from self-contained units to hospital care.

Key responsibilities:

  • Assisting residents with their personal needs e.g. eating meals, hydration, skin integrity support, personal hygiene
  • Encouraging residents to socially interact and take part in activities
  • Accurately recording observations

What you will need to be successful:

  • Ability to communicate effectively with residents and colleagues
  • Able to work across a 24/7 roster
  • Previous experience working with the elderly preferred
  • New Zealand Certificate in Health and Wellbeing preferred or willingness to study towards this.

How to apply:

If you have a genuine interest in assisting us provide quality care for our residents please apply online by following the link below:

Please click here to apply 

If you have any queries please email jobs@pss.org.nz 

Please note to be considered for this role you will need to have the right to work in New Zealand and be fully Covid vaccinated.

Pre-employment checks may include criminal history check, drug and alcohol testing and a medical assessment.

 

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