Support Worker – Aged Care

Thank you for your interest in finding out more about a career in aged care with The Benevolent Society.We are Australia’s first charity, providing a range of services across New South Wales, Queensland, and South Australia from 72 office sites situated in urban and rural geographical locations. We are a not-for-profit and non-religious organisation that has assisted people, families, and communities in achieving positive change since 1813.We are seeking passionate home care support workers to provide support to older clients living in the community, helping to maintain their independence and improving their quality of life.About your new roleOur Home Care Support Workers help ensure our aged care clients live their best lives by providing a range of in-home services including:In-home personal care, daily living assistance including showering, personal hygiene, meal preparation, house cleaning, laundry & ironingProviding care in accordance with their individualised Care PlanSupporting community-based recreational and social activitiesTransportation and assistance with shopping and appointmentTerms: We have a variety of Part-time or Casual opportunities available across greater Sydney. Why work with The Benevolent Society?We support people to live their best life. That includes you, our employee. You might be interested in:Above award pay ratesPaid travel time - get paid for your travel time between clientsJob security- thriving industry with a constant need for dedicated workers, long-term growth and development are strongly encouraged and supportedSalary Benefits for permanent staff - Salary packaging ($15,900 pa) + $2,650 meals and entertainment card + discount program and packaged vehicles!Work/Life Balance - Flexible work arrangements including part-time hours  + laptop & phone provided to work remotely + 1 accrued day off a month for full-time employeesRecognition and Reward - Length of Service rewards + long service leave after 5 years!Wellness-  fitness passport + purchase additional leaveRelocation assistance!What you need to succeed:You will be passionate about assisting older people to remain independent and have:Great people skills to create strong working relationships with people from all walks of lifeReliable and committed to providing quality care to ensure our clients remain living in their own homeA current driver’s license, your own vehicle, and a willingness to travel to client homes within the areaFlexible working hoursA flexible working approach in offering choice to our clientsCertificate 3 OR currently studying Cert 3 OR willing to study Cert 3 in aged care, community services, disability, or similarFor more information, visit the Careers page on our website or Call Bee Nguyen, Talent Coordinator on 0478 264 601.Apply today!HSTM Position Profile 35 AUD Australia - NSW Sydney Sydney 2000