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In Home Support Workers


Employer: Wesley Mission
Work Type/s: Casual, Part Time
Classification/s: Aged Care & Seniors’ Rights, Care & Support Work, Disability Services
Sector/s: Not For Profit (NFP)
Location: Sydney

Job posted on: 31 May, 2019.
Applications close: No Deadline – please apply as soon as possible

  • Multiple casual and part-time positions available
  • Multiple locations: Western Sydney, North Sydney & Northern Beaches
  • Flexible working hours including weekday, evening and weekend shifts
  • Learning and development opportunities

About us

Wesley Mission is a high profile, multi-faceted Christian organisation making a real difference in the community. We work with the most disadvantaged in our community by providing over 200 services ranging from aged care, homeless services, child and family care, counselling, employment, training and education, and health services.

Our Vision is “Do all the good you can, by all the means you can, in all the ways you can, in all the places you can, at all the times you can, to all the people you can, as long as ever you can.”

About the program

Wesley Home Care and Disability Services assists frail aged people and those living with a disability to lead fulfilling lives by providing life enriching supports in the community. We offer quality care, encouraging clients to maintain independence, while catering for their social, physical and spiritual needs.

About the role

Multiple positions are available to deliver in home services to both frail aged people and people with a disability. This is a great opportunity for anyone who genuinely wants to make a difference & is passionate about improving quality of life for our Aged Care and NDIS Clients. We provide person centered care and support that enables our clients to maintain their sense of independence and wellbeing in their own home.

Criteria

Essential criteria:

  • Certificate III in Individual Support Aged Care or Disability Care, or willingness to obtain
  • Previous experience working with frail aged people, younger people with disabilities or people with dementia and complex needs
  • Experience in monitoring clients and reporting behavioural or health changes
  • Experience with providing personal care, including the use of mobility aids
  • Communication and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to work effectively in a team environment as well as independently
  • Understanding of WH&S issues and risk management for client home-based care and during transport of clients
  • Comprehensively insured & registered Motor Vehicle and Current NSW Drivers licence

Desirable criteria:

  • Those speaking a second language are encouraged to apply

Remuneration

Salary and employment conditions are in accordance with the Social, Community, Home Care and Disability Services Industry Award 2010: Home Care Worker Grade 3.

Additional kilometre and travel time allowance, uniform allowance, paid training and meeting time and salary packaging opportunities for permanent staff.

A full Position Description is attached below.

How to apply for this job

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