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Support Officer - Aged Care - Mowbray

Australian Red Cross
  • Casual position
  • Based in Mowbray, TAS
  • Support and empower people and communities

About Us 

Australian Red Cross is part of the world’s largest humanitarian movement. We support and empower people and communities in times of vulnerability. We act for humanity. 

About the role 

Working as part of an integrated nation-wide Aged and Community Care team, the role will collaborate with functional teams including Intake and Assessment, Quality, and Workforce Development, to ensure our programs are informed by consumer choice, provide dignity and respect, and are responsive to identity, culture and diversity.

Support people and communities achieve their goals and make choices that are responsive to identity, culture and diversity.

What you will bring 

  • Demonstrated ability to follow and implement Frameworks, policies, procedures, work instructions, guidelines and standards.
  • Ability to demonstrate initiative; work independently and in a team environment.
  • Work under general direction to apply well established procedures, methods and guidelines.
  • Solve work related problems of limited difficulty using knowledge, judgement and work skills.
  • Highly developed communication and interpersonal skills including with people from a wide range of backgrounds.
  • Demonstrated knowledge and experience in providing programs to consumers from diverse backgrounds and cultures, including (but not limited to) First Nations, CALD and LGBTIQ+.

Benefits that act for you, while you act for humanity 

Financial wellbeing: In addition to your salary, you can take advantage of salary packaging that could provide you with a great way to reduce the amount of tax you pay - and get more from your salary. You can salary package up to $15,900 for living expenses (such as rent, groceries, utility bills); up to $2,650 for holiday accommodation and meals when dining out; Novated car leases; superannuation and purchase additional annual leave. 

Health & Wellbeing: You can tap into specialist advice for nutrition, sleep, resilience and mindfulness, as well as access to guided meditation and other wellbeing programs. 

Work/Life Flexibility: You can access flexible working arrangements, paid ‘Me’ day just for you and a wide range of other paid leave options.

Career development: Access to ongoing learning, training, and development courses.

Further information  

This role is covered by the Social, Community, Home Care and Disability Services Award – Level 3. Salary from $71,155.76 FTE + superannuation + salary packaging. 

For additional enquiries, please contact Tania Davis on 03 6235 6084 for a confidential discussion. 

Red Cross strives to create a safe and inclusive culture with wellbeing at its centre. We embrace diversity and welcome Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, and people with different lived experiences, abilities, gender, ethnicity, age, and sexual orientation. We are a child safe organisation with zero tolerance of any harm to children. Our vision is to be trusted as the leading humanitarian organisation making a genuine difference in the lives of people and communities. 

Thank you for considering a career at Red Cross. We also have great opportunities to volunteer. Click here to find out more. 

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