Personal Care Worker, Home Care | Barham NSW

Personal Care Worker, Home Care | Barham NSW

Australian Unity | barham, NSW, AU

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Personal Care Worker, Home Care | Barham NSW

Company: Australian Unity

What’s on Offer:

We value our employees and the wonderful work they do. Our employees enjoy an enviable range of benefits, including the following:

  • Competitive hourly rates of  $27.29 to $32.74 + super
  • Travel Allowance  of $0.92 per KM PLUS  paid travel time
  • Become Cert III qualified  in Individual Support (Aged Care) through our Traineeships program – all fees paid
  • Part time or Casual contracts available
  • Flex-Up  – work additional overtime hours and boost your income - the more availability you have, the more work we can give you
  • Enjoy an additional yearly  Well-Being  leave day
  • 14 week paid parental leave , with equal benefit for both parents PLUS our Bump to Baby program
  • Smartphone  – ready when you join us with your fortnightly rosters, customer care plans and other information
  • Employee Referral Program  – refer your friends and family members to join us and receive $.00 per successful referral (Terms & Conditions apply)
  • Employee Assistance Program  – support and assistance for you and your partner at those times in life when you need it most
  • A fully supported and  paid induction program  on joining us
  • Attractive  employee discounts  on Australian Unity Banking products, Private Health and General Insurance
  • Maxxia Rewards  - a great range of discounts and benefits at selected retail outlets, department stores, attractions, travel, cinemas, restaurants and more
  • Your New Role

    Our Home Health program delivers in-home support services to our customers to help them live independently, supported and empowered, within their own homes and communities. We are looking for suitable local candidates residing in  Barham, Moulamein and Wakool. 

    What does your new role look like?

  • Providing support to customers with domestic assistance including cleaning, laundry and meal preparation
  • Assisting your customers with personal care support including, showering, toileting and meal assistance
  • Helping with transportation for your customers to appointments, shopping and for social outings
  • Building and maintaining strong and effective relationships with our customers and their families
  • Adherence to health and safety guidelines and policies to keep yourself and our customers safe
  • About You

    Above all, you will align to our  Values of   Bold, Warm and Honest . You will be able to demonstrate empathy and the ability to provide excellent care for your customers.

    Does this sound like you?

  • Good verbal and written English skills
  • 12 months experience in a ‘Care’ role in Aged Care and/or Cert III in Individual Support (Aged Care)
  • Flexibility and availability to work rosters between Monday to Friday
  • A current Australian Driver’s License and ownership of a reliable, well presented, comprehensively insured vehicle 
  • You’ll have a current First Aid Certificate. If you don’t have one, we will organize at no cost to you
  • All Australian Unity employees must be fully vaccinated for COVID 19, including booster