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Are you looking for significance and purpose? Do you have skills to share? Are you compassionate and would enjoy working with people with disabilities?

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Staff wanted

Are you a person with a disability? Are you looking for work or to gain life skills and vocational skills?


Attainable Trust provides a supported work environment and a day programme in which people with disabilities can learn valuable work skills and social skills. This environment assists people with disabilities to achieve their goals and utilise their potential. We also encourage people to develop pride in their work and confidence in their abilities. Minimum Wage Exemptions may apply.

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Grants Writer/Website Blogger

(Part time – 20 hours per week)

Do you want to make a
difference by working as a Grant Writer and Website Blogger for a South Auckland charity that helps people with disabilities?

Attainable Trust has grown its warehouse and we need an experienced Warehouse Supervisor to join our team.

Grants Writer

Grants Writer Primary responsibilities include (75% of job):
· Preparation of proposals and grant applications, and performance of responsible professional and administrative work in researching, identifying, developing and responding to public and private grant opportunities in the areas of Disabilities, Education, Community Development, Youth, Events, Facilities, and Mental Health.
· Complete required documentation for successful grants received.

Qualified candidates should possess the following:
· Excellent writing and computer skills (Microsoft Office Word, Access, Powerpoint and Excel), and database management skills.
· The candidate must be highly organized with the ability to implement systems and follow-up processes, able to effectively work under pressure, use independent judgment and produce a quality work product within tight time constraints.
· Previous experience will demonstrate a proven track record in securing new funding opportunities; comprehensive knowledge of research, and the ability to distinguish and identify funding opportunities for special programs.
· Bachelor’s degree in English, Communications, Marketing, or related
field.
· Writing experience or familiarity with certain interests or a specific
field.
· Exceptional writing, research, and communication skills.
· Creativity and adaptability. 

Blogger Responsibilities include (25% of job):
· Generating, researching, and pitching ideas for posts.
· Writing, editing, publishing, and promoting content.
· Promoting new posts using advertisements, emails, social media, and other methods to alert and attract new readers.
· Advocating and educating others about interests, products, or services.
· Maximizing site traffic by utilizing Search Engine Optimization
keywords.
· Inviting other bloggers, experts, or other notable guests to contribute
content to the webpage.
· Monitoring responses to posts via the website, social media, or other
platforms to better understand the audience.
· Staying current on industry trends for possible opportunities to attract
new readers or create stronger, more engaging content.

Blogger Requirements:
· Writing experience or familiarity with certain interests or a specific
field.
· Exceptional writing, research, and communication skills.
· Creativity and adaptability.
· Strong understanding of the target audience and industry trends.

If interested please contact Nalini at nalini@attainabletrust.org.nz

Quality Control Specialist

(Full time Permanent)

A well-established South Auckland Charitable trust in the disability sector requires a Quality Control Specialist. You will be working along with people with disabilities. You will be maintaining quality standards by approving incoming materials according to customer specifications, in-process productions and finished products. Excellent communication and attention to detail is necessary.

Candidates must have 2+ years’ experience in quality control or quality assurance position. Supervision, training and industry certification is a plus.

 

Salary: negotiable based on experience

 

If interested please contact Nalini at nalini@attainabletrust.org.nz

 

Experienced Chef or Cook

(Full time Permanent)

 

Do you want to make a difference by working in the commercial kitchen of a charity that helps people with disabilities?

Attainable Trust is expanding into a brand new kitchen and we need an experienced kitchen chef or cook to join our team.

 

We are looking for a chef or cook who has the following qualifications:
· Current recognised qualification in food preparation
· Analyze shipment logs
· Previous practical experience working in a kitchen/food preparation environment, including experience of menu planning
· Knowledge of food hygiene and application to the preparation and serving of meals
· Experience in the purchase, preparation and organisation of food
· Most important is to have a very welcoming nature

Your daily role will include:
· Making nutritious meals i.e. morning tea, lunch and afternoon tea for our staff
· Making food for catered events and schools
· Ordering / preparing food
· Ensuring that food safety and hygiene best practices are maintained at all times
· Appropriate planning and ordering of the fresh foods and supplies required for the menu
· Supplying food items to our soon to be opened cafe

We are looking for someone to fill this new role who has high presentation standards, is highly motivated and has good communication skills.
The position is full time working Monday to Friday (subject to change) with the exact hours being discussed at the interview.


If interested please contact Lou at lou@attainabletrust.org.nz

Experienced Baker

(Full time Permanent)

 

Do you want to make a difference by working in the commercial bakery of a charity that helps people with disabilities? Attainable Trust is expanding its commercial bakery into a brand new kitchen and we need an experienced baker to join our team.

We are looking for a baker who has the following:
• Knowledge and passion for making bread and pastry products
• At least 4 years of bakery experience
• A level 5 qualification in bakery/patisserie is desirable but not essential
• 1-year experience in successful bakery management and leadership

We are looking for someone to fill this new role who has high presentation standards, is highly motivated and has good communication skills. The position is full time working Monday to Friday (subject to change) with the exact hours being discussed at the interview.

 

If interested please contact Lou at lou@attainabletrust.org.nz

Factory workers

 

Attainable Trust is hiring people with disabilities to work in its factory Monday to Friday 7:45am - 3:45pm.

Morning tea and lunch provided free of charge.

 

Responsibilities include the following:

  • To perform allocated tasks like assembly, labelling, sealing or any tasks assigned by the supervisor
  • To listen to the supervisor's instructions and complete allocated tasks as per the expected outrequirements
  • To participate in on-job or classroom training as and when required
  • To work as part of a team
  • To follow the Attainable Trust safety rules and code of conduct

If interested please contact Nalini at nalini@attainabletrust.org.nz

I enjoy swimming activity and Maori language teaching. I learn things here and I like to help everyone.

Hiki Papa
CP Service User

Thank you to all the wonderful staff at Attainable.  You have made this year so special for my brothers.  I am truly grateful.  For Scott especially, he loves his Monday workday in the factory and it has brought new friends and real meaning to his life.

 

Sue
Family Member

I like working at attainable because I enjoy doing different jobs. I like the people here and many of them are my friends.

Kimberly Jamison
Factory Employee

I like the people here: Gemma, Sheenal, Mark, John.

Maui Davis
CP Service User

If I didn’t work I would get bored staying at home. Attainable gives me a place to go. If I stay home I will eat and get fat.

Annemarie Hannan
Factory Employee

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