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Night Care Worker

Child, Youth and Family (Ministry of Social Development)
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Job Description

The Hillcrest Home in Hamilton provides 24/7 care for up to five young men aged 14-17 years while they complete their tailored individual programmes.  Residents take part in mentoring, vocational training, as well as learning life skills to help them turn their lives around. 


We are looking for someone who:

  • have a passion for working with youth and have relevant experience
  • are excellent communicators, both verbal and written
  • are able to make sound judgment calls with well-developed interpersonal skills
  • are physically active and will enjoy participating in activities with young people
  • have a positive attitude and is enthusiastic about their work
  • hold a current full New Zealand driving license.


The Night Care Worker is scheduled to work the 10:15pm to 6:45am shift and the days are determined by a 3 week rotating roster.

Click the  following link to view the position description:


The salary range for this role is $32,930.00 to $41,750.00 per annum (based on skills and relevant experience) with 20% casual loading for working nights.

Please apply online with your CV and cover letter via the "apply" button. All applications must be made online. For any further discussion, contact Patrick Bain, Team Leader on 07 856 3175

Applications close at 11.59pm on Thursday 1st December 2016