- Job posted on: 12th Feb 2019
- Applications close:
Social Support and Respite Care offers a wide range of supports and services to assist people living with dementia, older people and older people with disabilities to identify, plan and access activities of choice according to their needs, dreams and aspirations as well as engage in community life. Services include respite care, centre based programs, In Home support, overnight stays, as well as a range of social support programs within the centre, home and community.
We are looking for a Community Support Worker to work the following shifts Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday mornings from 7.00am to 11.00am. The person will undertake a range of personal care tasks to ensure that members staying for overnight care are ready for returning home or attending the day centre. Our model of service is based on the Enhancing Capabilities Approach which is to ensure that our clients live in a trusting environment that provides the opportunities and choices that enable them to live lives they have reason to value.
This is a part time, 12 month maximum term position working a minimum of 16 hours per week. At times you may be asked to work additional shifts at your discretion.
Salary will be in the range of $52,876.57 - $57,700.19 per annum (pro rata), based on skills and experience plus superannuation. Attractive salary packaging provisions are available to increase take home pay.