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Home Help

Advertiser: Silver ChainMore jobs from this company

Job Information

Job Listing Date
11 Jan 2019
Location
Perth, Fremantle & Southern Suburbs
Work Type
Part Time
Classification
Community Services & Development, Aged & Disability Support
Empowering Australians to
live at home with confidence.

Home Help

  • Attractive salary packaging options - up to $15,899 tax free 
  • Friendly, supportive working environment
  • Ongoing training and development opportunities

The opportunity

We have an immediate permanent part-time and casual opportunities for experienced community domestic workers to join Silver Chain Group in the position of Home Help.

We are seeking applicants with the availability to across Monday to Friday between the hours of 9am and 3pm.  Applicants will need to demonstrate flexibility and commitment to shifts on offer to ensure continuity of services to our clients.

This position will predominantly work in the following suburbs:

Beaconsfield, Fremantle, Hilton, North Fremantle, O'Connor, South Fremantle, White Gum Valley, Willagee

Key responsibilities

Our Home Helps deliver a high-quality service within client’s homes by assisting with domestic tasks that they are unable to do, and to encourage clients to actively participate in activities that maintain their independence.  Responsibilities can include general housekeeping (sweeping, vacuuming, mopping, dusting), making beds, laundry (washing and ironing), occasional shopping, assistance with correspondence and occasional food preparation. 

About you

We are seeking individuals who share our vision of providing the world’s best health and aged care in the home, so Australians can confidently live their lives as they choose.  Your commitment to our values of - Care, Community, Integrity and Excellence will be reflected in your approach and the way in which you provide services and care within the community.

To be successful in this role, you will possess; 

  • Excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to encourage and motivate clients to do as much for themselves as possible.
  • Take pride in your work with the ability to prioritise workload and work independently. 
  • Demonstrated skills in professional housekeeping and food preparation. 
  • Candidates possessing a Basic First Aid Certificate will be highly regarded.
  • Satisfactory national Police Certificate (on commencement of employment and updated every three years per the Aged Care Act 1997).

Current motor vehicle driver’s licence (with no restrictions) and access to a reliable registered motor vehicle with a minimum of third party insurance. Current full motor vehicle driver’s licence (not on P or L plates) and access to a reliable registered motor vehicle with a minimum of third party insurance.

Under the Aged Care act 1997, successful candidates will be required to provide a satisfactory National Police Clearance prior to commencement.

 

Our Process

Providing our clients with only the best in care and services is our number one priority. We run a competitive, multi-stage process to help us identify the best candidates to enable us to keep providing the best support to our clients.

Should you be shortlisted we will invite you to complete an online video interview which helps us assess your suitability for the role.  

Benefits

  • Travel Allowance of $.78 per kilometre for travel between clients
  • Smart phone provided to perform your work
  • Health Care benefits
  • Social Club – discounted tickets for movies, the zoo and more (dependant on location)

How to apply

To submit your application, and to view a copy of the Position Description, click ‘Apply’

 

Please note that unsolicited applications from agencies will not be accepted.

 

About Silver Chain

Silver Chain is one of Australia’s largest not-for-profit health and community care providers. Over the past year, we have helped more than 16,500 clients confidently live in their homes or communities by providing more than a million hours of care through our aged care services. With a reputation for innovation and leadership that’s been built over 120 years, Silver Chain is set for an exciting future – and we’d like you to be a part of it.

At Silver Chain Group, we recognise the positive contribution that a diverse workforce makes to our organisation and welcome applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander candidates.



Applications Close: 31/01/2019 12:00:00 AM
  • Attractive salary packaging options - up to $15,899 tax free 
  • Friendly, supportive working environment
  • Ongoing training and development opportunities

The opportunity

We have an immediate permanent part-time and casual opportunities for experienced community domestic workers to join Silver Chain Group in the position of Home Help.

We are seeking applicants with the availability to across Monday to Friday between the hours of 9am and 3pm.  Applicants will need to demonstrate flexibility and commitment to shifts on offer to ensure continuity of services to our clients.

This position will predominantly work in the following suburbs:

Beaconsfield, Fremantle, Hilton, North Fremantle, O'Connor, South Fremantle, White Gum Valley, Willagee

Key responsibilities

Our Home Helps deliver a high-quality service within client’s homes by assisting with domestic tasks that they are unable to do, and to encourage clients to actively participate in activities that maintain their independence.  Responsibilities can include general housekeeping (sweeping, vacuuming, mopping, dusting), making beds, laundry (washing and ironing), occasional shopping, assistance with correspondence and occasional food preparation. 

About you

We are seeking individuals who share our vision of providing the world’s best health and aged care in the home, so Australians can confidently live their lives as they choose.  Your commitment to our values of - Care, Community, Integrity and Excellence will be reflected in your approach and the way in which you provide services and care within the community.

To be successful in this role, you will possess; 

  • Excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to encourage and motivate clients to do as much for themselves as possible.
  • Take pride in your work with the ability to prioritise workload and work independently. 
  • Demonstrated skills in professional housekeeping and food preparation. 
  • Candidates possessing a Basic First Aid Certificate will be highly regarded.
  • Satisfactory national Police Certificate (on commencement of employment and updated every three years per the Aged Care Act 1997).

Current motor vehicle driver’s licence (with no restrictions) and access to a reliable registered motor vehicle with a minimum of third party insurance. Current full motor vehicle driver’s licence (not on P or L plates) and access to a reliable registered motor vehicle with a minimum of third party insurance.

Under the Aged Care act 1997, successful candidates will be required to provide a satisfactory National Police Clearance prior to commencement.

 

Our Process

Providing our clients with only the best in care and services is our number one priority. We run a competitive, multi-stage process to help us identify the best candidates to enable us to keep providing the best support to our clients.

Should you be shortlisted we will invite you to complete an online video interview which helps us assess your suitability for the role.  

Benefits

  • Travel Allowance of $.78 per kilometre for travel between clients
  • Smart phone provided to perform your work
  • Health Care benefits
  • Social Club – discounted tickets for movies, the zoo and more (dependant on location)

How to apply

To submit your application, and to view a copy of the Position Description, click ‘Apply’

 

Please note that unsolicited applications from agencies will not be accepted.

 

About Silver Chain

Silver Chain is one of Australia’s largest not-for-profit health and community care providers. Over the past year, we have helped more than 16,500 clients confidently live in their homes or communities by providing more than a million hours of care through our aged care services. With a reputation for innovation and leadership that’s been built over 120 years, Silver Chain is set for an exciting future – and we’d like you to be a part of it.

At Silver Chain Group, we recognise the positive contribution that a diverse workforce makes to our organisation and welcome applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander candidates.



Applications Close: 31/01/2019 12:00:00 AM

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