2 Support Workers Required
Christchurch
Please Quote Reference Number 72507
  • Do you want to make a real difference in people's lives?
  • Residential and day programme for youth
  • Be part of an innovative new residential service

  • Support Workers x2

    3 shifts available plus casual work:
    3.30 - 11.30pm Monday (6 months working Monday then another shift to be confirmed) Thursday and Friday, 24 hours per week

    AND

    4 shifts available plus casual work:
    8.30am - 4.30pm Monday, Thursday and Friday and Tuesday 1pm - 9pm, 32 hours per week

    Odyssey House provides a residential and day programme for youth experiencing alcohol, drug and other associated problems. The positions are a mix of week and weekend hours during the day and evening.

    The role involves supervising activities of our residents.

    Preferred applicants will have:
    • Experience in support work or relevant qualification or experience in alcohol & drug treatment, or studying towards a qualification
    • An understanding of the Therapeutic Community or residential setting advantageous
    • Good communication and organisational skills
    • Ability to work with youth at risk
    • Ability to deal with situations of conflict & crisis
    • Full Driver Licence
    Induction & on the job training will be provided to the successful applicant.

    Please apply by sending an application form, CV and covering letter to employment@odysseychch.org.nz.

    Please see our website for Job Description and application forms - www.Odysseychch.org.nz Enquiries to Tasha Pearce 022 3060 947

    Applications close 5pm Monday 27th May 2019

    Please Quote Reference Number 72507

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