Nursing Support and Care Worker

Kaiāwhina Tapuhi/Kaimahi Atawhai

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Nursing support and care workers provide assistance, support and care to people in a variety of health, welfare and community settings, and in their homes.


Nursing support and care workers usually earn between

$35K-$40K per year

Source: DHB/NZ Nurses Organisation Collective Agreement 2012 -2015.

Job opportunities

Chances of getting a job as a nursing support and care worker are good due to increasing demand for their services.

Last updated 13 January 2016