COMMUNITY SUPPORT WORKER ( LEVEL 2 ) NORTHEN SYDNEY REGION - CASUAL
COOLANGATTA, QLD, 4225
Home Care/Community Support Worker - Northern Sydney
•Join a growing & vibrant organisation where 'Everyone Matters'
•Subsidised gym memberships, health & wellness programs & more!
•Casual hourly rate of $26.21 & reimbursement for travel between clients**
So you’re looking for a position in a forward thinking aged care company where you can make a real difference? That’s great, because we are looking for Home Care/Community Support superstars located in Northern Sydney! If you are the type of person who wants to support seniors to live their best life and believe senior years are something to be celebrated, then you fit the brief.
More about you:
•You must be passionate about supporting others
•You love variety and take pride in your work
•You appreciate that it is the little things that can make someone’s day
•You will hold a minimum Certificate III in Individual Support/Aged Care/Disability or similar qualification
•You are available for a minimum of 3-4 days between Monday and Friday for rostered shifts
•You will have a current drivers licence
•You will have a reliable car with current registration and third party insurance
•You are willing to undergo a police check and prove that you have the rights to work in Australia
•You are located in and willing to travel throughout the Northern Sydney DSS Region - see link for suburbs/area (Northern Sydney DSS Region Map)
You may be wondering who is Feros Care and why would I want to work there?
We are a not-for-profit, people centred organisation that is dedicated to raising the profile of seniors and supporting them to live their BEST LIFE! We are focussed on delivering our customer promise and pride ourselves in our technology and in our staff. We have been offering quality care and support services for older Australians since 1990, with over 600 personnel working throughout QLD, NSW, VIC and TAS. Visit our website www.feroscare.com.au to read more about us and click on the video link below to learn more about our work culture.
What’s in it for you?
Benefits include (but not limited to):
•Company issued smart phone
•Paid travel time and mileage reimbursement
•Being part of vibrant organisation where 'Everyone Matters'
•Subsidised gym memberships
•Health and wellness programs
•Training and development opportunities
•A positive and rewarding workplace culture like non-other
Now if what we have said has excited you and left you wanting to know more, than please read on!
Be ready to tell us about your experience providing a range of services to clients including:
•Undertaking personal care services
•Transportation to and from appointments
•Preparing light meals
•And most importantly, companionship
Be ready to tell us about how you have or would perform a community based role where you are required to travel to multiple appointments with clients per day and tell us about your experience delivering personal care services.
For further details about this great opportunity please see position description attached.
Your referees will need to be able to ‘vouch’ for your abilities and most importantly articulate how your behaviours and skills made a positive difference when you worked with them and your clients.
If you can do all of that then we would love to hear from you!
**Under the Feros Care, NSWNMA and HSU NSW Enterprise Agreement 2014-2017 the current hourly rate for a Community Support Worker, Grade 2 is $20.97. The rate for a casual worker is $26.21 which includes 25% loading. Reimbursement is paid for work-related travel between clients at the current rate of 78c per kilometre.