The Benefits of Working in Community Care
“Personal job satisfaction”
“The chance to learn new skills and gain new knowledge”
“Making a difference in people’s lives”
“Helping the elderly to feel more independent”
“Communicating with people who have different values and beliefs”
We provide cleaning, shopping, meal preparation, social visits
and many other services to elderly clients who live in their own
homes. 90% of the work is domestic cleaning.
All positions are casual; we do not guarantee any amount of hours
each week due to the nature of this industry.
We do however try (where possible) to give each employee up to and
exceeding 15 plus hours per week, usually starting off with a few
hours then endeavouring to build up the hours over the following
Duties will include light house cleaning e.g. changing bed linen,
washing, vacuuming and bathroom cleaning, and/or assistance with
shopping and bill paying doctors visits, etc., and perhaps( if approved
by the agency) some light meal preparation, making a sandwich or
boiling an egg. Most jobs will be 1 ½ - 2 hours per week,
fortnight or month.
Days - times and hours:
As most of our work is set around elderly clients living in their
own homes, we are looking for people who will be able to commit
to set days and times during the period Monday to Friday 9am –
Employment is under our Collective Workplace Agreement 2007-2012.
Rates of pay are listed in our employment pack.
The Aged Care Act 2000 requires you to provide a current and valid
criminal check. You can provide this or we can organize one for
you. A statutory declaration must be completed to cover the period
of employment whilst the criminal check is being processed by the
Australian Federal Police. If you have a criminal record
you cannot work in aged care.
A current NSW driver’s license is required; and a happy
can do attitude.
Expression of interest
If, having read the above information, you are
interested in employment with us please email your name and address
details with “Employment
Pack” in the subject line to firstname.lastname@example.org
We will send you and employment information pack. Please fill out
the required forms and return to P.O Box 6203 KINCUMBER N.S.W 2251,
If you meet all requirements and we are recruiting or have vacancies
in your area, we will contact you for an interview.
Thank you for your interest.