The average hourly pay for a Community Support Worker with Elder Care skills in New Zealand is NZ$21.71.
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Job Description for Community Support Worker
The community support worker holds a medical position in which the worker is responsible creating a pleasant, active environment for people with disabilities in day programs and group homes. They encourage participation in these programs, which are meant assist clients in the development of physical, emotional, and social skills intended to promote well-being, independence, and self-confidence. They also follow up with people already in the program to assess their progress, and they may also hel…Read more
Community Support Worker Tasks
- Interview clients, assess needs, and identify a portfolio of targeted service agencies and opportunities.
- Educate and coordinate client employers, family, and other involved individuals.
- Monitor clients and provide a safe environment.
- Assist clients with obtaining benefits and services, troubleshooting, and providing documentation.
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Health and Wellness
Skills that pay less than market rate include Health and Wellness, Community Outreach / Activism, Community Health, Home Health/Home Care and Disability Support.
Pay by Experience Level for Community Support Worker
An early career Community Support Worker with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of NZ$21.24 based on 24 salaries. A mid-career Community Support Worker with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of NZ$22.63 based on 8 salaries. An experienced Community Support Worker with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of NZ$22.28 based on 10 salaries.
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