Careworkers - Iona, Oamaru

  • Location: Oamaru - East Otago

If you believe it’s the little things that make the difference in an older person’s daily life then this Careworker position at Iona could be yours.

This position is working split shifts.  The first shift starts at 9.30am and finishes at 12.30pm and the second shift starts at 4.00pm and finished at 7.00pm.  This vacancy could be filled with one person or job shared between two people.


You will be working 7 days per fortnight on a rotating roster that will include alternate weekend days.

Additional shifts may also be available to cover staff on leave.  

These roles are for someone with experience, who has the ability and willingness to be able to work across the three units (Hospital, Resthome & Dementia) as the need arises.

In this position you will be supporting people receiving hospital level, rest home level and dementia level support.

Experience is preferred but if you are the right person for the position, training will be provided.

An Enliven home, Iona has 78 residents who are supported at hospital and rest home level of care.
It’s a home integral to the community and all Presbyterian Support Otago Enliven homes have 4 year certification.  That is testament to the quality of our systems, processes, living and working environments – and especially our staff.

As a major provider of health & social services to the people of Otago, PSO employs over 700 people, supported by over 500 volunteers.

All applications must be submitted on the official Employment Application Form by clicking “Apply Now” and should include a cover letter and cv.

Only those people with a legal right to work in NZ should apply.

For further information please contact Iona Reception on 03 437 1870, ext 0.


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