- Brand new premium care beds opening in October 2020
- Attractively designed village with a boutique, sophisticated and cosy feel
- Exciting opportunities on offer with training
Lady Wigram Village, a state of the art residential and care facility in Wigram, Christchurch, are on the lookout for Carers to join their brand new team in October 2020!
This is an exciting opportunity for a motivated individual to play a pivotal role in the ongoing development of our family owned village, which is now embarking on its next phase of growth with the upcoming opening of a rest home, hospital and specialist dementia care facility.
Working in an environment such as this, it goes without saying that you will be professional, approachable, and able to form positive relationships with residents and their families. Above all, you will have a great sense of passion to work with the elderly with a genuineness to care about what you do. Experience in rest home level dementia care will be an advantage. This is a night shift position from 11pm till 7.30am between Monday and Sunday.
Key responsibilities will involve:
-Provide high quality care using the latest equipment and computer technology.
-Working closely with the Registered Nurses to ensure care plans are being followed.
-Use of safe care and practice in your daily work.
Senior Caregivers employed will require previous experience in administrating medications (Medication Competency).
Lady Wigram Village will offer you a great team environment, with support to ensure you can do your job to your fullest. We like to thank our staff every day for their hard work by offering them a morning tea and a hot meal break.
Your written and verbal communication skills will be at a high standard and you will also be competent in computer literacy with concise clear documentation skills.
You must have the legal right to live and work in New Zealand. Valid First Aid Certificate is an advantage.
We ask you to please avoid dropping your resume off in person and apply via email or through Seek.