- Dynamic not-for-profit organisation
- Incredibly rewarding, community-based role
- Full time, Part time and Casual positions available in Adelaide
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.
Right now, we are looking for Domestic Assistants to join our Home Care Services Team in Adelaide mostly in the Western and Eastern areas.
About the role
You will help older people live better in their own homes by assisting them with a range of domestic duties and household tasks.
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.
We have roles available across Metropolitan Adelaide, with a huge range of different hours/shifts available.
For further details regarding the scope of the role, please refer to the attached position 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 current full and unrestricted driver’s licence and your own registered and insured car, you will have a strong sense of empathy for older people. No specific qualifications are required, however experience in a similar role is highly regarded.
All Southern Cross Care employees also require a current National Police Certificate for the Purpose of Aged Care. You will also require a DCSI clearance in Aged and Disability for this role.
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 maximise your take-home pay. You will 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 has never been a better time to join the Southern Cross Care team.