Night Support Worker

James Liston Hostel - Auckland City Mission

Auckland Central

Reference: 5032622

Our Mission:

Together we stand with those in desperate need.

We provide immediate relief and pathways to enable long term wellbeing.

About James Liston Hostel

The Hostel provides transitional housing and support, and has recently been fully refurbished to a high standard.

The role

The purpose of this role is to actively support the day to day running of James Liston Hostel and provide practical support to the Key Workers for clinical case management for clients in a safe, respectful, empathetic and client-centred manner.

About you

You will feel comfortable working in a multi-cultural environment. You will be organised, have a can-do attitude and an ability to listen and build pro-social relationships.

Ideally you will have, or be working towards the National Certificate in Mental Health & Addiction Support. Experience with support/Care work in a residential care facility and understanding of mental health and alcohol and addiction is an advantage.

The hours are night shifts, starting from 10:00pm and ending at 6:00am on a 4 days on and 3 days off roster.

If you are committed to using your skills to help end homelessness in our community, then we'd love to hear from you. To apply please provide a cover letter and CV.

Our Values are:


Manaakitanga is behavior that acknowledges the mana of others as having equal or greater importance than one's own, through the expression of aroha, hospitality, generosity and mutual respect.

Justice (Manatika)

Committed to equity, and seeking dignity for all we will fearlessly advocate with and for those who are going without.

Partnership (Rangapū)

Firstly, the Auckland City Mission recognises the principle of partnership within Te Tiriti O Waitangi.

Secondly, our commitment to partnership stems from a belief that manaakitanga, equity and social justice need to be pursued both within partnerships and through them.

For us partnership is characterised by mutual trust, integrity, respect, transparency and commitment.

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