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Home Support Worker

Maryborough, Australia

Reference: 5522840

  • Casual position ($36.49 per hour plus super)
  • Permanent part-time position ($57,683 - $58,910 pa (pro-rata) plus super)

About us

Located at the geographical centre of Victoria, within one hour's drive from Ballarat or Bendigo, and just two hours from Melbourne sits Central Goldfields Shire Council. Maryborough is the major business centre surrounded by seven townships that feature iconic heritage architecture. Agricultural industries spread across the municipality, and there are several major manufacturing, infrastructure, freight, printing and food production companies that call us home.

We are a dynamic organisation with a visionary and engaging executive, that look to put value into what we do for our community, residents and business.

Our Values

  • Community and Customer Focussed
  • Collaborative and Inclusive
  • Challenge the Status Quo

About the role

We are looking for dedicated, conscientious and passionate home support workers to assist people to remain in their own home.

Your role will be to provide a range of entry-level personal care tasks, respite and practicable basic household tasks for frail aged people and people with disabilities and/or their carers, to promote independence and enhance quality of life.

The successful applicant/s will have knowledge of the Wellness and Reablement models of the Commonwealth Home Support and the HACC Program for younger person's program guidelines.

A current Victorian drivers licence, reliable car and current employee working with children card are essential for this role.

Availability in hours include Monday to Friday 7am -7pm with occasional after-hours weekend work.

What we offer you

We offer a great salary, excellent growth opportunities and the ability to really influence the future of our council and its surroundings. If this sounds like you, be part of an innovative and committed council and apply today!

Applications close on Monday 28 June 2021 at 5.00pm

Interviews will be conducted on Monday 5 and Tuesday 6 July 2021

For enquiries, please contact Sharon Ervin, Coordinator Community care on (03) 5461 0604.