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July 05, 2020

Home Care Workers | PPT | Far North / Gold Coast

Tweed Heads NSW, Australia

The Opportunity

A number of exciting career opportunities have become available for Permanent Part Time Home Care Workers to join our Community Team in the Far North / Tweed / Byron Bay / Gold Coast areas, including:

  • Gold Coast (spanning from Yatala to Coolangatta, including Coomera, Southport, Nerang, Surfers, Mermaid Waters, Bilinga) 
  • Tweed and Murwillumbah 
  • Tweed Coastal (spanning from Kingscliff to Pottsville)
  • Tweed & Banora 
  • Ballina (including Mullumbimby/Byron/Brunswick Heads)

You will play a key role in supporting our clients to remain living at home, providing a range of support and services which will sustain their independence. In this role you will be working remotely, travelling to a variety of locations to deliver services such as: personal care, social support, making beds, general domestic duties (mopping/vacumming/dusting/sweeping) shopping, transportation, meal preparation, laundry, social support and respite. The function of this role is to facilitate person centred care and interact with our clients on a one to one basis.  Great flexibility, working split shifts across Monday to Sunday.

About You

As the ideal candidate for this role you would be an experienced, motivated and enthusiastic person with a passion for the provision of high-quality services to Veterans and/ or older Australians. You will ideally have experience working within aged care, have a positive attitude, a sense of humour and an interest in developing your skills.

You are someone who:

  • Thrives on variety,
  • Is a natural communicator who can build rapport quickly with clients
  • Takes pride in their work
  • Wants to give back by assisting others
  • Handles technology with ease and
  • Able to work a variety of shifts Monday to Sunday.

Essential Selection Criteria:

  • Certificate Level III (Aged Care Support Services or equivalent)
  • First aid certificate
  • Current flu vaccination
  • Demonstrate an understanding of the needs of the aged person
  • A working knowledge of quality systems as they relate to the provision of care services
  • Demonstrate appreciation and acceptance of different backgrounds and beliefs
  • Access to a reliable registered car with fully comprehensive insurance and a valid drivers licence

We offer:

  • An attractive salary package (including ‘not for profit’ salary sacrifice packaging)
  • Internal and external learning and development opportunities
  • A supportive work culture, committed to keeping you safe and secure
  • Our employee assistance program providing counselling services
  • Eligibility for our recognition program and celebration of service
  • Annual flu vaccinations and hepatitis b vaccination
  • A chance to join an organisation that strives to make a genuine positive difference to our clients, our people and the community.

 As part of the application process you will be required to undergo a National Criminal History Check and must hold valid Australian work rights/ visa.

Position snapshot

Numerous opportunities to join the LifeCare at Home team covering the Far North regions of NSW (Tweed, Ballina etc) and The Gold Coast.
If caring for our senior citizens is your passion, then this is the role for you.

  • Location

    Tweed Heads NSW, Australia

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