Service worker Chrissy Whelan says Brightwater Home has provided that family environment that she was missing so much.
A good sense of humour, flexibility and passion are key to Linda’s role.
Nikki has now worked for more than five years at Kandahar Home, most recently in its hospital area.
The new manager at Enliven’s Huntleigh Home and Apartments is familiar with the home and many of the staff. Anna
Enrolled nurse Vicki Close has worked between Enliven’s two Levin homes for almost 18 years and wouldn’t have it any other way.
“We’re our own little family at Reevedon Home,” she notes. “It’s all of our responsibility to look after the people and the place.”
When Longview Home’s new manager Noelette Matthews was interviewed for her role there were some important additions to the panel.
Longview Home residents Jacqueline Brooky and former All Black Bruce Watt were involved in the later stage of the interview process to ensure Noelette would be a good fit for the Tawa home.
Elder care has always been an area that appealed to Kandahar Home nurse Ana Workman. “I’ve always related well to
Enliven health care assistants are encouraged to learn and develop, which brings a sense of satisfaction and a deeper understanding of their role.
Enliven’s philosophy at its rest homes and retirement villages is to create elder-centred communities where people can find companionship, meaningful activity and purpose, while enjoying spontaneity and fun activities.
Woburn Home registered nurse Jean Al-Daghestani says she has enjoyed building connections during her almost five years there.