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Domestic Care Assistants - Illawarra

Date: 12-May-2022

Location: Dapto, NSW, AU, 2530

Company: Australian Unity

As Australias first member-owned wellbeing company we are dedicated to helping people thrive. We put our people first, customers, clients, partners and communities.

The Home Care service program delivers in-home support services to aging clients to help them live independently, supported and empowered, within their own homes and communities.

In these unprecedented times, we must do what we do best: We connect. We Respect. We make it possible.

 

Working out of the Dapto Branch, your new role, as Domestic Care Assistant or Personal Care Worker – Home Care, will offer a permanent part time contract working across the Illawarra area between Helensburgh and Gerroa.

What does your new role look like?

  • Providing support to clients with domestic assistance duties such as cleaning, laundry and meal preparation
  • Providing assistance with transportation for your clients to appointments and for shopping and leisure outings
  • Building and maintaining strong and effective relationships with clients and their families
  • Adhering to health and safety guidelines and policies to keep yourself and our clients safe

 

ABOUT YOU:

  • Previous experience working within a customer centric role and organisation
  • Previous Aged Care, Community and/or Health Care experience would be highly regarded but is not mandatory
  • Flexibility to work rosters between Monday to Friday, available in the Mornings
  • A current Australian Driver’s License and access to a reliable, comprehensively insured vehicle 

 

WHY JOIN US:

  • Yearly Paid Community and Well-Being leave days
  • Competitive Remuneration
  • Flex-Up – work additional hours as available and required
  • Attractive kilometre travel allowance
  • Permanent Part Time Job – stable hours and roster plus leave entitlements
  • Casual also available
  • No experience Required! Supported learning and development program

 

For further Australian Unity employee benefits visit: https://www.australianunity.com.au/careers/culture

 

     WHAT MAKES US, US?

  • We’re all about lifelong learning
  • We’re all about supporting your wellbeing
  • We take care of our people, they take care of our customers
  • We’re all about making a bigger difference together

 

A career within our sector can provide an exciting pathway for people experienced in Aged / In Home Care or transitioning in these unprecedented times.

We are here to make a difference every day, small things, big things and everything in between. We encourage you to join our team in this meaningful journey and make a difference in your local community.

 

At Australian Unity the health, safety and wellbeing of our people and our customers is our highest priority. In recognition that COVID-19 is affecting the way we work and creating new and sometimes challenging issues for our people, we have special leave arrangements in place and strengthened measures to support employee mental health and wellbeing. All successful persons will be required to provide proof of a 2021 flu vaccination and COVID vaccination dose 3, before commencing employment. Your Talent Acquisition Specialist will help guide you through this requirement, we thank you for your understanding and support during these unprecedented times.

 

If you want to join a team which makes a real difference within an essential service, apply today!

 

Australian Unity is an Equal Opportunity employer and we encourage applications from all members of the community, including people of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander descent, culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds and, mature aged people. To view our Reconciliation Action Plan, please click https://www.australianunity.com.au/about-us/reconciliation-action-plan