The Squad Helper

  • 344 Manchester Street, Christchurch Central City, Christchurch, New Zealand
  • Jun 09, 2024
Fixed Term Disability Services

Job Description

The Squad is a group of people who are a part of SkillWise. SkillWise is a disability support service in Christchurch. Members of the Squad share information about SkillWise with the Board of Trustees. The Squad is looking for a person to help them. 

The Squad Helper is a paid job. The job is about 10-15 hours per month. The job is paid at around $28.25 per hour. The job is for a fixed term of 1 year. We have a funding grant to pay for this job. 

The Squad Helper will do the following tasks:

  • Help the Squad members to run their meetings.

  • Help the Squad members keep records.

  •  Help the Squad members to share information with people at SkillWise. 

  • Help the Squad plan and run projects.

  • Help Squad members to understand what is being talked about.

  • Provide support to Squad members if they need it.

  • Help Squad members go to SkillWise Board meetings.

The best person for the job is:

  • Someone who is nice and polite to others.

  •  Someone who is a good listener. 

  • Someone who is good at helping others.

We want someone with the following skills:

  • Reading and writing skills.

  •  Computer skills.

  • Money and budgeting skills.

  • Taking notes in meetings.  


The Squad @ SkillWise

Job Summary

Help a group of disabled people at SkillWise effectively represent their peers to the management and governance teams


$28.25 per hour

How to apply

Download the job description below. Head to our website Current Vacancies | Skillwise and download & complete the application form and email this, along with a copy of your CV and covering letter to - applications close Monday 24th June at 5pm. 

A clear police vet is required for this role. Must be eligible to work in NZ. We welcome people with a disability/lived experience to apply for this role. 


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Job Description (PDF)