Position Details
Reference Number 16707
Position Title Community Aged Care Worker
Employment Type Casual
Location Adelaide, 43 Franklin Street
Award Classification General Staff Agreement 2015 - Home Care Worker and Therapy Aid Level 1/1 to 3/2
Hours Per Fortnight 0
Position Summary

Uniting Communities is an inclusive not-for-profit organisation working alongside more than 80,000 South Australians each year. We value diversity and are committed to providing respectful, accessible services.

 

We are looking for highly compassionate Care Workers who have an understanding of the rich Cultural diversity in the Adelaide metro area and who are committed to supporting older people to continue living in their community and at home.

 

If successful, as well as being a part of a respected team within our Home and Community Aged Care sector, you will be delivering services to help our aged care community to enjoy a lifestyle of individual choice. You will be offering assistance in the everyday tasks that may be unachievable without assistance, which could include but not limited to;

  • Delivering domestic services
  • Planning and preparation of meals
  • Personal care including showering and assisting with personal hygiene
  • Social support and transport
  • Helping us create better support plans for our customers’ needs

 What will you bring to Uniting Communities?

  • Certificate III in Aged Care or Individual Support ( Preferred)
  • Excellent communication and Customer Service Skills
  • Drivers licence
  • Your own insured, roadworthy vehicle
  • Experience as Care Worker in Aged Care would be highly regarded  
  • We welcome Multi Lingual applications, Eastern European and Asian Languages desirable but not essential.

What are the benefits to Working at Uniting Communities?

You will get to work with a great team and have the opportunity to:

  • Participate in face to face local orientation delivered personally by your Manager
  • Participate annually in face to face compliance training days
  • Attend team meetings held every 4 weeks so that you stay connected – and you will get paid to attend these
  • Paid time and travel between customers.
  • Work flexible hours

Remuneration:

 

Remuneration will be dependent on your experience and qualifications. We provide generous salary packaging benefits that enable you to increase and maximise your take home salary. In addition, other available benefits include; paid maternity leave, early intervention Physio Program, and discounted private health insurance. Check out our benefits at www.unitingcommunities.org

 

About your application:

Please attach a cover letter addressing the Position Description and a current resume including the names of 2 current referees.

Contact Person Cindy Penn
Contact Number 82025814
Alternate Contact Person Lyndall Kaetes
Alternate Contact Number
Closing Date 07/03/2021
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