Community Care Worker

Applications closing on 27 March 2019, 04:00 PM

Permanent Part-Time (guaranteed minimum of 15 hours per week with additional hours regularly available)

Colac Otway Shire’s Older Persons and Ability Support Service requires additional staff to meet growing service delivery needs, providing community-based and in-home support for community access, skill development personal care and domestic duties. This service is an integral part of Colac’s highly-regarded health and community services sector with good opportunities for a rewarding career path in the Aged and Disability Services field.

Your responsibilities will include supporting people of all ages (including older people and children) with a range of abilities to participate in social activities, maintain community connections, personal care and domestic tasks.

We are seeking applications from people who are available for day, evenings, weekends and overnight shifts. Experience in childcare, youth work, recreation, aged care and disability work will be an advantage and the preparedness to work towards a formal qualification if not already qualified.

Positions are offered at permanent part time, according to roster requirements.  In addition to the hourly rate you will be reimbursed for client related travel kilometres.