- Dynamic not-for-profit organisation
- Community-based role
- Permanent part time work - 20 hours per week
For more than 50 years, Southern Cross Care has been providing quality aged care and retirement living services to our community. We're guided by our compassionate, capable, collaborative and creative values, and we want people who share these values to join our team.
Currently, we are looking for a Home Care Assistant to join our Home Support Services Team in Darwin, Northern Territory.
About the role
As a Home Care Assistant with Southern Cross Care, you will help older people to live better in their own homes by assisting them with daily life tasks, personal care and mobility.
You will build relationships with our customers, helping to understand their individual needs, goals and aspirations. You will also promote and enable our healthy and active ageing approach.
For further details regarding the scope of the role, please refer to the attached job description.
Equally comfortable with direction and autonomy, you will display initiative, integrity and a strong work ethic plus impressive organisational and relationship-building skills.
With a Certificate III in a relevant field (Aged Care, Home and Community Care, Individual Support) you will have a current full and unrestricted driver’s licence and your own registered and insured car. You will also have relevant experience working with older people in a similar role
All Southern Cross Care employees also require a current National Police Certificate for the Purpose of Aged Care.
About this opportunity
This is a rare opportunity to join a dynamic, not-for-profit organisation and help create a better future for you and your community.
You will enjoy flexible shifts and working arrangements, exceptional learning and development opportunities, and salary packaging benefits that will help you to maximize your take-home pay. You’ll also be working with a friendly and inclusive team that genuinely cares about you.
A motor vehicle allowance is also payable for travel between clients.
With our organisation growing to meet the needs and exceed the expectations of our community, there’s never been a better time to join the Southern Cross Care team.
For questions or enquiries about this role please contact:
Sylvia Tracey on 08 8946 1824
Applications close: 05/03/2021