Support Worker

Company Info

Cape Care
Busselton, Australia

Company Profile

Support Worker

Job ID: 13326
Job Views: 16
Location: Busselton
Post Code: 6280
Category: Community Services
Employment Type: Part-time
Posted: 09/07/2024

Description:

Support Worker Positions

Permanent full time, part-time and casual roles available

  • Morning and afternoon shifts | Weekdays and weekends
  • Salary packaging available | Claim up to $18,550 per year tax-free!

Who we are:

Capecare is recognised as a leading provider of aged care and accommodation services for seniors across the South West region of Western Australia. Located in Busselton and Dunsborough on the beautiful shores of Geographe Bay, Capecare takes great pride in meeting the changing needs of today’s ageing community by delivering an outstanding model of care for clients and families choosing their services.

Capecare is a values-driven organisation looking to attract individuals passionate about the aged care industry and provide exceptional care to our clients.

Flexible shifts are available Mon-Sunday to suit any lifestyle!

Our hourly rates start from $30 to $33.50, plus penalties and salary packaging!

Why work for us?

  • Community-focused not-for-profit organisation
  • Access to salary packaging – claim up to $18,550 tax-free per year!
  • Growing organisation
  • A rewarding career in Aged Care
  • Ongoing training and development opportunities
  • Various shifts are available to suit any lifestyle

About the role:

Working in our community team, you will be responsible for providing quality home care services by assisting our clients with personal care and daily living activities in their homes. These activities may include social support, cleaning, food preparation, laundry and domestic duties, shopping, and transport services to and from appointments.

Our home care team services clients mainly in and around the surrounding Busselton and Dunsborough areas, so if you are successful, you need to be comfortable travelling around this region.

Roster:

Flexibility is an advantage, and we are open to offering a roster that aligns with your weekly availability. Service shifts are available on weekdays and weekends, both morning and afternoon.

Job Requirements:

Skills Required:

  • Certificate 3 in Individual Support (or equivalent)
  • Current First Aid/CPR Certificate
  • Reliable vehicle with current WA Vehicle Registration and Comprehensive Car Insurance
  • Willingness to obtain a National Police Clearance before employment
  • Demonstrated ability to deliver high-quality care
  • Availability to work flexible hours
  • Demonstrated ability to work autonomously

How to Apply:

If this sounds like you and the opportunity you seek, apply now and start your new career in a community-focused industry and organisation.

For further information or enquiries, please get in touch with a member of the HR team at hr@capecare.com.au or call (08) 9750 2000. We welcome and encourage applications from diverse backgrounds, including Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Applicants are encouraged to apply, as shortlisting will commence immediately. Please note that only shortlisted applicants will be contacted.

Employer questions

Your application will include the following questions:
  • Do you have a Certificate III in Individual Support?
  • Which of the following statements best describes your right to work in Australia?
  • How many years' experience do you have as a support worker?
  • Do you have a current Police Check (National Police Certificate) for employment?
  • Do you have a current Australian driver's licence?
  • Which of the following First Aid accreditations do you currently hold?
  • Have you completed a qualification in aged care?