Permanent – Full-time Position Haere mai, nau mai, piki mai, nga waka, nga mana, nga reo, nau mai!
If you want to make a positive difference and maximise the independence for people with an intellectual impairment and/or mental health condition, and you embrace the thought of being challenged, developed and rewarded both personally and professionally, then we encourage you to apply for this role.
The position of a House Leader (Kaiarahi) is a permanent full-time opportunity in West Auckland to work for a national non-government organisation. Te Roopu Taurima is the largest kaupapa Maori disability support service in New Zealand and takes pride in delivering a point of difference by applying Maori tikanga (protocols) daily.
We are seeking dedicated people who bring positivity, flexibility, confidence and compassion to an organisation. The role requires sound leadership with the ability to work with a team and across a wider team of diverse groups of people, in order to provide a better life for those we support.
The successful applicant will demonstrate the following:
Working towards or hold a minimum Level 4 Certificate in NZ Health and Wellbeing (advanced support)
At least two years’ experience working in the Health/Disability Sector
Frontline management or supervisor experience (desired)
Good command of spoken and written English
Full current NZ Drivers’ License with the ability to drive manual vehicles
You must have a NZ citizenship or permanent residency
A clear Ministry of Justice check
Must be able to commit to 24/7 rotating rosters including weekends and public holidays
Honesty, reliability and integrity at all times
Promote and be willing to engage in the use of te reo and tikanga Maori
No reira, mehemea ko koe tenei, nau mai, haere mai – if this sounds like the role for you, please apply online athttp://www.terooputaurima.org.nz/employment/job
Call Akanksha Mishra-Dave for further information on 09 259 9031. Te Roopu Taurima is an equal opportunity employer. Close off date: 21st October 2017.