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Reference Number 22937
Position Title Home Care Employee - Gold Coast
Employment Status Casual
Entity St Vincents Community Care Services
Geographical Location Southport
Award Agreement St Vincent's Care Services Queensland Enterprise Agreement 2014 - Home Care Employee Level 3.1 (Certificate 3)
Hours Per Fortnight 0
Position Summary

St Vincent’s Care Services (SVCS) is a leading Catholic provider of Aged Care Services in Australia. SVCS offers quality residential, community and independent living services through 14 facilities with locations in Queensland, New South Wales and Victoria. St Vincent’s has been providing health care in Australia for more than 155 years. The legacy entrusted to us by the Sisters of Charity and their Founder, Mary Aikenhead continues to inspire the service provided to our residents in a caring, friendly atmosphere, underpinned by our values of Compassion, Justice, Integrity and Excellence.

 

Do you want to participate in creating the best team possible whilst making a positive difference to the lives of our clients?

 

We currently hold an exciting opportunity for a Home Care Employee to work at Southport. As a Home Care Employee, you will play a pivotal role in ensuring a high standard of care is maintained at all times and focusing on providing top quality holistic care to our clients. Working within our Community Sector, you will have a genuine desire to assist your clients and you will have a strong client focus.

 

Your duties will include:

  • Assisting clients with personal care such as: Showering, hygiene and grooming;
  • In home respite;
  • Assisting with daily living activities and;
  • Participating in our Social Support Program;

To be successful in this role you will have a passion to make a positive difference to your clients’ life, as well as:

  • Certificate III in Aged Care or previous experience working in community care;
  • First Aid Certificate and;
  • Must have a current Driver's Licence.

As an employee we can offer you:

  • Opportunity to work for the nation’s largest Catholic not-for-profit health and aged care provider, with a rapidly growing and progressive vision;
  • A friendly team environment with a great community care spirit;
  • No cost uniforms and training;
  • Ability to visibly see your impact on the business and its service;
  • Access to SVHA Corporate Health Fund and Benefits and;
  • Industry leading salary packaging.

You are required to hold and maintain a current National Police Certificate at your expense or be eligible to receive one prior to commencing.

 

We are committed to equal employment opportunities, ethical practices and the principles of cultural diversity and also promote a smoke free work environment.

 

As a part of SVHA’s commitment to the federal government employment parity initiative, we strongly encourage Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people to apply.

Selection Criteria
Contact Person Lara Arnott
Position
Contact Number 33558166
Alternate Contact Person Bridget McLean
Alternate Contact Number 33558166
Closing Date 03/11/2017
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