Community Care Worker

$37.04 hourly
  • Wangaratta Rural City Council
  • Ovens Street, Brunswick VIC, Australia
  • 22 Jul, 2022
Casual/Seasonal/Maternity Medical, Health, and Social Work

Job Description

Casuals ongoing

$37.03 per hour + super (includes casual loading)

Council is seeking reliable motivated Community Care Workers to join our Aged & Community Care Team on a casual basis initially, with the potential for transition to permanent part time employment.

You must be genuine and passionate about working in aged care to support aged clients in their home by providing domestic assistance, personal care, social support and respite which may involve some outside of normal hours work, including weekends and public holidays. As this position is casual, the hours of work will vary initially.

Applicants will be required to have a Certificate III in Individual Support or equivalent, be fully vaccinated for Covid-19, be able to obtain a current Police Record check , a current First Aid Certificate, and possess a current driver's licence and own reliable vehicle.

A detailed Position Description is available  below and further enquiries about this position should be directed to Meryl Hayden, Community Care Team Leader on 03 5722 0850.

Applications close 3pm on Monday, 3rd October 2022. 

The successful applicant will be required to provide a copy of their Covid-19 Vaccination Certificate prior to commencement.

When submitting your application, you will need to include:

  • Your current contact details;
  • A cover letter to your application. This document is an introduction to your application and will generally include an outline as to why you have applied for the role;
  • A current resume with a minimum of two current referees;
  • A letter stating how you meet the key selection criteria, providing evidence that clearly demonstrates what you have achieved in relation to the position. It is helpful to use each selection criteria as a heading and then explain how your skills and experience meet that criterion; and
  • Copies of any relevant qualifications or licences

Job Closing Date

03 Oct, 2022