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Aboriginal Home Care Worker - Leeton

Date: 19-Jun-2022

Location: Leeton, NSW, AU, 2705

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.

Our Aboriginal Home care service program delivers culturally appropriate in-home support services to our Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 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.


ABOUT YOUR NEW ROLE:

 

Your new role, as a Domestic Care Assistant, will offer a casual contract. We are looking for local candidates to support our Leeton customers and team.

 

What does your new role look like?

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


ABOUT YOU:
You may be already be working in the Aged Care sector and providing high level service and support to your residents or customers or thinking about a career move back to our sector.

If you are also working in or have experience delivering personal care services to customers in other areas of Health Services, including Disability Services, we would also love to hear from you.

  • Previous experience working in a customer-centric role and industry
  • Flexibility to work rosters between Monday to Friday
  • A current Australian Driver’s License and your own reliable, comprehensively insured vehicle
  • Basic knowledge in using computers, emails and Smart Phone


WHY JOIN US:
Australian Unity employees enjoy an enviable range of benefits, including but not limited to the following:
 

  • Competitive Remuneration PLUS Flex Up Hours as available
  • Flexible Work Options – We believe in a work life balance and flexibility that allows people to thrive at work
  • Permanent Employment enabling you to enjoy secure guaranteed hours and income
  • Attractive KM travel allowance
  • An amazingly well supported 2-4-week induction program to set you up for success from the start
  • Supported learning and development program – a Career and not just a Job
  • World first Healing Minds emotional wellbeing coaching service accessible to employees 


WHAT MAKES US, US?

  • We align to our Values of being Warm, Bold and Honest, both with each other and with our customers
  • 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


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. Proof of vaccination will be required at the interview stage. 
 

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