2 weeks' rent ($160)
About the flat
ACCOMMODATION & LIFESTYLE OPPORTUNITY BECOME A KAITIAKI (Supportive Flatmate)!
2 ROOMS available in Te Atatu South
$80p/w ALL INCLUSIVE $160 move-in bond
We offer flatting accommodation for young adults (rangatahi) aged 18-21 years transitioning from state care to independent living.5 bedroom stand-alone house 15 minutes walk (5minute drive) from West City mall. 5 minute drive from motorway (regular traffic).
You will become part of The Salvation Army as a supportive flatmate (kaitiaki).
WE PROVIDE: a partially furnished private room, shared bathroom, furnished flat, weekly food budget, internet, Netflix, power, water, developmental and social opportunities.
About the room
Medium to large rooms, furnished with the basics: Bed, bedside drawers, tall boy. All rooms also have basic wardrobes.
KAITIAKI LIVE IN THE FLATS as supportive flatmates (of rangatahi) but are NOT caregivers. Ideal age is 24-35 years old.
In turn kaitiaki are supported by kaiarahi (staff) who do not live in the flat.
As kaitiaki we need you to: - be working, volunteering or studying outside of the flat - make the flat ‘home’ and care about its culture and your flatties. - support a respectful space and get involved with some dinner prep, food shopping and cleaning - enjoy listening, chatting, chilling, “doing with” and feel comfortable connecting with rangatahi - role model positive life-skills for rangatahi to learn alongside you
ESSENTIAL: -Time and willingness to prioritize the flat in your life -Capacity to “care-about” rangatahi by being actively ‘present’ when at home. -Previous flatting or independent living experience
HIGHLY VALUED: -Knowledge and connection to te ao Maori and/or Pasifika cultures
Shared amenities & furnishings
In the room
Meet the flatmates
Sheehan Road, Te Atatu South, Auckland 0610