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To find our latest job vacancies please visit the IHC Group Careers website.

Working for IDEA Services

IDEA Services is New Zealand’s leading provider of services for people with intellectual disabilities.

We believe people with an intellectual disability have the right to:

  • Be treated with respect and dignity
  • Have a say in their own lives
  • Live, learn, work and enjoy life as part of the community
  • Have support that meets their goals and aspirations
  • Be part of a family

We support the principles of Te Tiriti O Waitangi.

IDEA Services is not a place to work, it is a place to have a career

We seek to empower the people we support and the people we work with. We are proud to have established a culture of support, learning and opportunity.

We aim to be leaders in our area of work in New Zealand. We aim to be innovative, responsive and early adopters of new ways of working so that we can be the best possible organisation for people.

Working at IDEA Services means making a positive impact in the community every day. The work that we do makes a difference to the lives of individuals and families across the whole of New Zealand.

The IHC Group is one of New Zealand’s largest not-for-profits. We have the ability and size to make a real difference through policy influence and drawing on our resources.

At IDEA Services we encourage celebrating our people. Our leaders are committed to taking the time to celebrate our combined success in our daily activities. We want people to be proud to be a part of our organisation and the role that they play.

We will provide the best possible experience that is consistent in quality across the country and strives for excellence.

Employee benefits

A career with the IHC Group can be very rewarding, fulfilling and challenging.

We are focused on making sure our staff receive the utmost support and are offered the right career progression. IHC employee benefits include:

  • Learning and development
  • Health and wellbeing programme
  • Appraisal system which allows staff and managers to discuss issues/concerns when they arise
  • Staff counselling service (Employee Assistance Programme)
  • Employee discounts at national retailers
  • Employee insurance benefits

Head to the IHC Group Careers website to apply for our latest vacancies or read stories on the work we do to help people with disabilities.