(08) 6155 6793 - Social Support Services

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Italian Speaking Home Support Worker

Do you speak more than one language?

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)

Essential:

  • A First Aid certificate
  • Satisfactory National Police Clearance (obtained in the past six months or willing to obtain)
  • Current driver’s licence and a registered vehicle

To be an Umbrella home support worker you need:

  • A minimum qualification of Certificate III in Aged Care or Community Services.
  • Good written and verbal communication skills.
  • To be able to work independently with clients and/or as part of a team.
  • To work within Aged Care Quality Standards.
  • To work in accordance with Umbrella’s values and mission.
  • Knowledge of diversity, access and equity issues for culturally and linguistically diverse and LGBTIQ+ seniors (preferred).
  • A manual handling certificate (preferred).

Salary: $36.89 – $37.14 per hour (includes 25% loading) with option to salary package up to $15,990, reducing taxable income.

How to apply

If you have qualifications in aged care or a similar field, please download the position description here: Support Worker – Level 2 

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

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

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