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Support older people to lead happy and fulfilling lives while maintaining their independence and connection to the community. Wesley Mission is looking for passionate and dedicated Home Care Workers in the Burwood 2134 and surrounds area now The Opportunity Support Workers provide a range of care and support services to clients in their own homes. Depending on your experience level, this can include personal care as well as domestic assistance and social services.
This might include meal preparation, help with housework, transportation, and shopping (accompanied & unaccompanied). What’s on Offer Work hours to fit in with your routine and flexibility to fit in with your other life commitments Salary packaging benefits for permanent employees as well as paid travel time and paid kilometres. An encouraging team in a supportive environment Paid training as well as a uniform allowance Employee discounts for health insurance and travel Meaningful work where you will directly impact the life of others About You You are a caring and reliable person who wants to make a positive difference in the lives of older people in our community.
In addition, you have: Certificate III in Aged Care or Individual Support Previous experience working within the aged care or community care sector providing personal care or a passion to get started in this field Good communication skills and take care to build a rapport with people Current Australian Drivers Licence with a reliable, registered, and comprehensively insured car Proof of COVID-19 vaccination (2 doses) and current First Aid Certificate (or willingness to obtain prior to employment) A desire to help make a difference to the lives of older people by enabling them to live independently as valued members of the community. Many of our clients speak multiple languages – if you speak a second language you are encouraged to apply. About Wesley Mission Wesley Mission is a high-profile organisation that is committed to helping people of all ages and abilities to face life’s challenges and lead more rewarding lives.
With over 200 services ranging from aged care, homeless services, child and family care, counselling, employment, training and education, and health services, Wesley Mission makes a real difference in the community. As one of the largest Christian community service organisations in Australia, this is a great opportunity for employees to grow their career in a rewarding and supportive environment. How to Apply If this sounds like you, please apply via the link.
We match clients and carers based on postcode so please include your home postcode within your application. Please note all applicants must have a legal right to work in Australia. These positions are subject to mandatory pre-employment checks, including a Criminal Record Check.
Our helpful Careers team will be available to help you through the process..