(08) 6155 6793 - Social Support Services

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Home Care Support Workers

We have an opportunity for you to join our growing organisation with an immediate start to undertake home services for clients.

This opportunity is for a permanent part-time employee to work a minimum of 20 hours per week.  Our preference is for a person who has a Certificate III Individual Support qualification, who can speak a 2nd language: Italian, Polish, Macedonian, Spanish, or Hungarian, there is flexibility in these requirements.

Support workers carry out various duties depending on which service/s the client requires. Including:

  • General house cleaning (mopping, vacuuming)
  • Kitchen cleaning (dishes, wiping benches)
  • Bathroom cleaning (showers, toilets)
  • General laundry help (putting the washing in or out, hanging washing)
  • Personal Care and medication prompt/admin (Certificate III or equivalent only)

You will need

  • A First Aid certificate
  • Satisfactory National Police Clearance (obtained in the past 6 months or willingness to obtain)
  • Current Drivers Licence, registered vehicle

To be an Umbrella support worker you have

  • Qualification in Aged Care Services or Community Services or experience in the Aged Care sector (preferable)
  • Good written and verbal communication skills.
  • Be able to work independently with clients and/or as part of a team.
  • Can work within Aged Care Quality Standards.
  • Can work within Umbrella’s Philosophy, Values and Mission.
  • Knowledge of diversity, access, and equity issues for culturally and linguistically diverse and LGBTI+ seniors (useful)
  • Manual handling certificate (useful)

This is an opportunity for you to make a significant contribution to Umbrella’s growth.

Salary: $23.06 – $24.60 per hour.

Option to salary package up to $15,990 reducing taxable income.

How to apply

If you have limited or no experience please see the details and download the Position Description here: PD Support Workers Level 1

If you have qualifications in aged care, or have similar qualifications, or extended experience working within the industry please download the Position Description here: PD Support Workers Level 2

For any enquiries about the position, call (08) 9275 4411.

To apply for this opportunity with us, please complete an Umbrella Employment Application Form and email this application form and your resume to recruitment@umbrellacommunitycare.com.au.

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