Community Care Worker – Temp Ongoing Work
- Geelong, Australia
- Community Services
- 5 days per week (38 hours)
- Driver’s License and Car Required
- Immediate start available
- Commencing January
About the Role
Our client is a local service provider looking for experienced care workers in the Greater Geelong Area. The role emphasises providing members of the community the necessary care they require to live independently.
Perform general household duties and undertake personal care tasks necessary to maintain clients in their own homes.
Support clients and their families in maintaining social contacts and emotional health and well-being.
Monitor clients’ health and well-being and report any concerns to the Community Care Team Leader.
Report to the Community Care Team Leader on any unhealthy or dangerous aspects of the home or the client’s activities entailing risk to the client.
Participate in team activities.
Comply with provisions of the Occupational Health and Safety Act by taking all reasonable precautions to ensure the health and safety of self and others. Rectify actual or potentially hazardous situations and report near misses where appropriate. Participate in programs designed to monitor and protect the health of staff in their workplace.
Adhere to all Council’s policies and procedures relevant to this position.
Carry out other duties as deemed reasonable and appropriate to the role as directed from time to time.
You will be an experienced care worker with an aged care or community care background and will require the following:
Full working rights in Australia, as well as a double covid vaccination in line with government health mandate as well as:
- Certificate III Home and Community Care
- Experience working in a related field, personal care, or community-based work with the frail aged or people with disabilities.
- Current First Aid Level 2.
- Current Victorian Driver’s Licence.
- Access to the use of vehicle
- Current National Police Records check
This is a great opportunity to work for a distinguished client and to take your career to the next level.
To apply, hit the ‘apply for this role’ button on seek and contact Alex on 0436 294 882more information
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