Social Support Worker / Driver

Department – Social Support Programs and Transport – Aged Care

 

“Aged Care for All Under One Umbrella”

Working with Umbrella means you are part of a fun and caring multicultural family.

Umbrella provides services to seniors to assist them to remain living independently in their homes. Our service focus on the individual needs of the culturally and linguistically diverse and LGBTI+ communities.

An opportunity has become available to join our growing organisation with an immediate start. We are looking for a Social Support Group Worker / Driver to support and assist the Social Support Programs and Transport team at our Belmont office.

Our preference is for a casual (Polish speaking) employee to work at least 2 days a week, there is flexibility in these working arrangements. The opportunity is for an initial 6-month period with a possibility of extension and/or permanency.

 

Salary: $28.83 – $30.55 per hour (includes 25% loading)
Responsibilities include:

This position is responsible for the delivery of support services to Umbrella clients. The duties vary depending on which service/s the client requires. These may include, but are not limited to:

· Social support / transport – Individual client or Group Activities

· Social support activities

· Social support kitchen duties

· Personal care – toileting, medication management

 

The ideal candidate will possess the following skills and attributes:
Essential

· Current Drivers Licence

· Knowledge of the Perth metropolitan area

· Experience in providing personal care services

· High level of written and verbal communication skills

· Ability to work independently with clients and/or as part of a team

· Demonstrated preparation, cooking and serving food skills

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

 

Further Information

Attached is the Position Description outlining the responsibilities and position requirements for your information.

For any enquiries about the position, contact Robert Wilhelm, Senior Operations and Transport Manager on (08) 9275 4411 or email recruitment@umbrellacommunitycare.com.au

Please provide your current CV or resume and information addressing the Selection Criteria (found in the Position Description), to Cathy Sullivan, Human Resources Manager, recruitment@umbrellacommunitycare.com.au

How to apply

Please submit your application addressing the Selection Criteria, together with your current resume and our Umbrella Employment Form to Cathy Sullivan, Human Resources Manager at recruitment@umbrellacommunitycare.com.au

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