Community Care Workers (Aged Care & Disability)
If you are seeking meaningful work that allows you to make a difference in the lives of others and within a growing industry, weâ€™d love to hear from you. About St Carthage's Community Care St Carthage's Community Care provides home care and respite services to older people, people with disability (including children from 5 years of age) and their carers within northern NSW. Adhering to the Eden Alternative Principles, St Carthage's is an Eden Alternative Registered Organisation with a key focus on reducing the three plagues of loneliness, helplessness and boredom, that account for the bulk of suffering in a human community.
At the core of St Carthage's Community Care services is the belief that each person has invaluable worth, is to be treated with respect and dignity as a person and that the close and continuous relationships with other people in the community provides the young and old alike with a pathway to a life worth living. The work of the organisation endeavours to demonstrate the care and compassion we have for one another as we strive to live our lives in a meaningful way. Your new career awaits St Carthageâ€™s Community Care is a leader on the Far North Coastâ€™s fastest growing industry, specialising in providing in home care services for older persons and people living with a disability.
Our focus is on promoting positive lifestyle choices in a person-centred way, fostering social connections, providing pastoral support and developing a lifestyle tailored to the interests of our clients in the community. We continually strive to improve, develop and grow our staff and our services, with the aim of developing innovative approaches that will provide the best possible care for the people we serve. We are seeking dedicated and enthusiastic individuals to assist our clients in the area between Tweed Heads in the north and Grafton in the south by providing: Personal care (i.
e. meal preparation, showering etc.) Domestic support (i.
e. basic cleaning duties) Social support (i.e.
transporting clients to appointments, shopping, outings etc.). This is an excellent opportunity to join a dynamic and progressive organisation whilst utilising and developing your skills and contributing to the organisational culture.
About the Benefits This is an exciting opportunity to provide care to older people, people with disabilities and their carers, regardless of gender, religion, race or nationality in a way that is enriching, empowering and maximises the potential of all individuals, couples and families. In return for your dedication, you will receive an hourly rate with salary sacrifice options available and a smart phone provided for work purposes. With casual and permanent part-time work arrangements available, you can choose the hours that best suit your lifestyle, knowing that you have excellent job stability and security You'll enjoy a varied position as part of an organisation where you are truly valued and encouraged to achieve.