Esperance Home Care has a casual position available in our Community Care team for a Community Support Worker. This position provides assistance in cleaning, housekeeping, meal preparation and personal care services to older people, and to young people with a disability, in clients’ homes. Relevant experience working with older people and people with a disability will be highly regarded but is not essential. Qualifications in aged care or community services (or willingness to enrol in Certificate III in Individual Support) is essential.
A ‘C’ class driver’s licence, current first aid qualification and a satisfactory police clearance are all essential.
Salary: Level 3 casual – $25.38 per hour.
Applications close: 5.00pm, Friday 14 July 2017
Application Forms are available are from the Shire of Esperance website.
Expressions of Interest
If you are considering a career in Community Based Aged Care then Esperance Home Care may be able to offer you work in a number of areas including:
Community Support Worker
Working directly with our clients in their homes and out in the community.
There are a number of administrative tasks within EHC including front office administration, records management, programme management and in finance.
This helps us to coordinate care to our clients on a day to day basis.
Gardening and Maintenance Services
Helping people manage their gardens and small household repairs.
Meals are provided in the Centre and to the homes through our Meals on Wheels programme with work for cooking staff and kitchen assistants.
Providing nursing services to people in their homes.
Esperance Home Care is committed to providing an innovative approach to the provision of support services to frail older people and younger people with disabilities who live in the Shire of Esperance. Our service has a strong focus on the well being of staff and offers regular training and support to ensure that you are not only comfortable in your role, but have the opportunity to enhance your knowledge and develop further skills in this field.
What we offer our staff:
- Full time and permanent part time positions that include holiday pay, sick leave, superannuation and district allowance
- Casual positions
- A supportive and flexible work environment
- Free professional and confidential counselling
- Access to the Bay of Isles Leisure Centre (full time, permanent part time staff only)
- On the job training
- An annual uniform allowance
- The opportunity to work as part of a friendly and supportive team
Successful applicants will have the ability to work as part of a team, be committed and be able to show initiative. Esperance Home Care is looking for a team members who are professional, flexible, enthusiastic and keen to apply their skills in community aged care.