Careworker - Iona, Oamaru

  • Location: Oamaru - North 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 is a permanent position working on a rotating roster of 7 days per fortnight.   The shifts times are 9.30am to 12.30pm and 3pm 11pm. 

This role would suit someone with experience and who has the ability and willingness to be able to work across the three different 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.  The ideal applicant will have experience in an aged care environment, however not essential as full training will be provided.


An Enliven home, Iona has 79 residents who are supported at hospital and rest home level of care.

It’s a home integral to the community and 7 of Presbyterian Support Otago Enliven Care 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. Only those people with a legal right to work in NZ should apply.

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


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


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