Support Staff – Part Time

  • Christchurch
  • Part Time
  • $23.99 - $29.10 per hour (depending on qualifications)

About the role:

We currently have two part time positions available.

  • Position 1: Wigram Christchurch | Part Time – 61 hours per fortnight | Monday, Tuesday, and Friday off Week 1 | Monday and Tuesday off week 2
  • Position 2: St Albans, Christchurch | Part Time - 58 hours per fortnight | Thursday, Friday and Sunday off each week

Please make it clear on your application which role you are interested in.


Are you passionate about making a positive impact in people's lives? Join our team as a part-time Support Staff member in Wigram, Christchurch. You'll have the opportunity to assist residents with their everyday activities, including shopping, meal preparation, household chores, personal support, and community outings. Several of these shifts will be providing 1:1 Supports to residents with additional funding to word towards their goals and achievements.

These roles offer flexibility, with potential for additional hours on a casual basis as needed.

Ideally, you'll have an NZ Certificate in Health and Wellbeing Level 2 or equivalent along with:

  • A positive attitude to supporting people with a learning disability.
  • A full New Zealand driver's licence.
  • Great communication skills (written and verbal).
  • Excellent computer skills.

What we can offer

  • Ongoing development opportunities. If you haven't already completed NZ Certificate in Health and Wellbeing Level 2 and 3, we will support you to complete these.
  • Paid time off the floor to complete your fully funded First aid certificate in addition to Safe Manual Handling, Falls Prevention and Dysphagia training.
  • Free Employee Assistant programme, offering counselling, finance guidance, planning and career direction.
  • Access to discounts at 40+ locations.

About Hawksbury Community Living Trust:

At Hawksbury, we are dedicated to providing quality residential support for individuals with intellectual disabilities. Our residents are valued members of the community, and we empower them to achieve their life goals. As an equal opportunity employer, we embrace diversity and inclusion in our workforce.

If you share our passion for disability support and are committed to making a difference, we encourage you to apply. Applications will be processed promptly, so don't wait to join our team.

Hawksbury Community Living Trust is an equal opportunity employer.


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Part Time

Job no: EOAP40078

Location: Christchurch

Closing Date: Tuesday, 4 June 2024