Location: Waitaki District – Based in Oamaru
Hours: Permanent full-time, part-time & casual on call positions. We provide supports between the hours of 7am – 10.30pm including weekends and are looking to recruit on a flexible basis to fill positions within these hours.
CCS Disability Action's vision is to see every disabled person included in the life of their family and community.
We have been working with disabled people and their families since 1935 and are now at the forefront of service provision, advocacy and information sharing in disability sector New Zealand-wide. Our people are professional, innovative, dedicated and knowledgeable. We hold ourselves to the highest possible ethical standards and are known for our partnership approach to support.
Job specific information
This role offers you an exciting opportunity to use and develop your support skills within the Waitaki community. Our work is undertaken alongside disabled people, their family/whanau, and supports the individual’s needs in a person directed, creative way.
To be appointed the successful candidate will:
- Have a strong commitment to providing support in ways, at the times and places agreed with the person they are working with.
- Work well with people and have a recognition that every day may be different.
- Be a person that looks for opportunities to develop and maintain community connections and networks with a focus on supporting the community towards greater inclusion for all people
- Have experience working with disabled people would be a distinct advantage.
Please contact the office on (03) 437 9005 to have an informal chat about your availability and the job role.
How to apply
If you are passionate about supporting people to live independently and engage in their local community, we want to hear from you. If you would like to discuss the role further then please contact our office on (03) 437 9005, or email Admin.Waitaki@ccsdisabilityaction.org.nz or drop into the Waitaki branch at 316 Thames Highway, Oamaru between 9-12pm. We are committed to ensuring our application process is accessible to everyone, please let us know if you require an alternative method of application.
All applications will be considered upon receipt.
CCS Disability Action builds our work around three core documents; UN Convention of the Rights of Persons with Disabilities, Te Tiriti o Waitangi and the New Zealand Disability Strategy. We work within a Human Rights framework and are committed to equal opportunity in all our employment policies and procedures. We welcome enquiries from everyone and we openly encourage people with lived experience to apply.
Applications Close: Open