Certified Support Worker

Last updated an hour ago
Location:New South Wales, Wollongong
Job Type:Part Time

About us

Uniting is a leading and growing not-for-profit organisation with a strategic vision to inspire people, enliven communities and confront injustice through its services.

We are bold, imaginative, respectful and compassionate.

About the opportunity

Your role will be to assist our ageing clients across the North & South of the Gerringong area, manage their day to day domestic duties. Your support will enable them to live independently in their own home and help them reach their health and lifestyle goals.

Key responsibilities:

  • Provide domestic assistance such as cleaning, cooking and general housework
  • Supervise or assist with daily hygiene such as showering, bathing and toileting
  • Drive clients to appointments, shopping and social activities

About you

Must have:

  • Certificate III in Aged Care or equivalent qualification
  • Medication Training
  • First Aid Certificate (or willing to obtain)
  • Australian driver’s licence
  • Vehicle with comprehensive insurance
  • Availability to work weekends

Benefits & culture

Uniting is proud to be an EEO employer who supports an inclusive approach in the workplace. We celebrate our diversity and welcome all people regardless of ethnicity, faith, sexual orientation and gender identity. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are encouraged to apply.

  • NFP salary packaging benefits (up to $15,900 tax free!)
  • Paid travel time and KM reimbursement
  • Uniform and mobile phone
  • Training & career development opportunities

Employment with Uniting is subject to satisfactory background checks which includes a National Police Check and Reference Check.