We are looking for an experienced caregiver who is passionate about working with vulnerable elderly people, many of whom have advanced dementia.
This is rewarding and challenging work requiring the ability to assess frequent changes in mood and cognitive functioning, and successfully manage behavioural and psychological symptoms of dementia.
You will have previous experience as a dementia caregiver, with all of some of the folllowing:
NZQA Level 3 or 4 Qualification in Aged Care or equivalent
Registered nursing qualification and experience preferred
A minimum of 2 years experience in dementia care essential
Experience in D6 (psychogeriatic) dementia care strongly preferredNZ residency or a valid NZ work permit
The ability to work a regular weekend shift is essential.
Our staff are valued, supported and cared for. You will be welcomed.
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If you have any enquiries or want further information regarding this job then don't hesitate to contact Sue (03) 338 0202 and mention that you have seen this job on the MyJobSpace website.