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Thank you for your interest in working for Hawksbury Community Living Trust. Hawksbury provides quality support for people with an intellectual disability living in Christchurch and Dunedin to achieve their life choices. People are supported with all aspects of their daily living, offering independent community focused environments,


Support Staff


Location: Mosgiel and Christchurch


Your primary role is to provide support to enhance the quality of life of the people Hawksbury support. Supporting people with the day to day running of their home, engagement in their community and to maintain a pleasant and positive atmosphere within the home.


In addition to utilising your existing talents you will have access to ongoing development opportunities whilst working in an organisation that values effective communication and co-operative atmosphere, things that are all too often missing in many workplaces. The starting hourly rate is $19.00 per hour. This may be higher in line with pay equity recognised qualifications.


We’re looking for people who can relate to Hawksbury values of

  • Respect and support for all people;
  • Opportunities for personal growth for all people; and
  • An environment in which all people are proud to live and work


And have:

  • Experience in the field of disability support
  • A positive attitude to supporting people with an intellectual disability
  • Good written, oral communication and computer skills
  • Energy and enthusiasm.
  • Minimum of NZ Certificate in Health and Well Being Level 2 or equivalent – preferred but not essential
  • A full New Zealand driver’s license


To apply please complete the application form and email along with your CV and covering letter to neil@hawksbury.co.nz.






Contact Details


Neil Henderson


Mobile: 027 311 6679
Email: Neil Henderson


Job Application Form:


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Hawksbury Community Living Trust


Unit 2, 41 Sir William Pickering Drive

P O Box 39-086


Christchurch 8545

New Zealand

Fax: 03 357 0053






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