Support Worker – Nikau House
Nelson Marlborough Health – Nelson – Temporary /full-time role. Nikau House is a community based resource centre providing a variety of supports for adults experiencing a mental illness, including an extensive day programme offering both group and individual support. We’re seeking a warm, enthusiastic and recovery-focussed person to join our team as a Support Worker, covering extended leave. Typical hours of work will be rostered Monday to Friday, between 8.00AM and 4:30PM. The anticipated duration of this temporary, full-time position (working 80 hours a fortnight) is for up to 12 months, from the date of appointment. You will ideally have successfully completed the NZQA Certificate in Mental Health Support Work and will have broad life experience, with a commitment to comprehensive community-based mental health care. Your personality and approach will engender confidence, trust and rapport with service users and their family/whanau and social network. You will have strong networking skills and the ability to est… – Temporary – Full-timeApply for this job.