Equip’s staff say:
“I love the culture at Equip. I have never known a place where you feel so valued and where you are put first.”
“I took the job to change other peoples’ lives, but it changed mine.”
Who is Equip?
We are an independent mental health Not for Profit organization associated with Windsor Park Baptist Church and have a strong Christian ethos. With a staff of around 80, we are a values led organization who truly care about the people we work for and with. We pride ourselves on our supportive, inclusive culture and our success is making a positive difference in the lives of others.
About the Role
Equip’s Community Support Hours service provides flexible mobile support to adults aged 18 years and over who experience mental health issues. The service is a wrap around one for individuals living in the community who have multiple needs. We support our clients spiritually, mentally and physically and offer a variety of services to suit their individual needs.
As a Community Support Worker with Equip no two days are the same. You will be working with our service users to develop and implement health and wellbeing plans that ultimately help achieve greater independence in our community. Support hours are Monday to Friday with some flexibility.
Who are we looking for?
The ideal applicant will have the following qualities, skills and experience:
- Strong written and verbal communication skills
- A clean full NZ drivers licence
- NZ resident or a valid NZ work visa
- Ability to build rapport and empathise with people from diverse backgrounds
- Level 4 Certificate in Health and Wellbeing
Apply now if you have a genuine passion for helping others, and want to be part of a supportive and engaging team.