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Community Care Workers

Location: Northern and Western Melbourne

Closing Date: 31-Mar-2017

How to Apply: Send your resume to the contact below


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  • Casual and Part-time opportunities are available across 7 days per week.
  • Are you looking for a role where you can say “I made a difference today”?
  • HammondCare currently has fantastic opportunities for Home Care Services in the Western and Northern Regions of Melbourne.

HammondCare is an independent Christian charity that exists to improve quality of life for people in need.

care, palliative care, rehabilitation, mental health services for older people, and other related health and aged care services.  HammondCare seeks to embed evidence based best practice in its services and we provide these services through home care, sub-acute hospitals and residential aged care. 

Bringing these health, hospital and aged care services together, HammondCare has been able to develop innovative, flexible care models designed to serve people with complex health or aged care needs, regardless of their circumstances. 

HammondCare works to provide its staff with support, career development opportunities, education, responsibility and recognition, work/life balance, and satisfying roles.

We are passionate about improving quality of life for people in need and are currently looking for people who share this passion.  Our ‘At Home’ services are growing and we are seeking care workers who genuinely want to make a difference in older people’s lives, by enabling our clients to maintain their sense of independence and wellbeing in their own home.

About the role

The role of the Care Worker (Home Care Services) works within the Mission and Mission in Action of HammondCare to deliver a range of “in-home” aged care services to clients who are in receipt of a Dementia Specific home care package. It requires services tailored to the needs of individuals, delivered within budget and service expectations. The Care Worker (Home Care Services) works mostly alone in the clients’ homes, but under the supervision of the Home Care Services Manager. This role is expected to deliver outstanding levels of client service and to perform delegated duties to a high standard within the HammondCare Mission and Core Values to maximise client satisfaction.

About you

  • Qualified in Aged Care (Certificate 3 and 4 required)
  • Experience in caring for people with dementia.
  • The ability to take initiative and to problem-solve.
  • The ability to be flexible and adapt to changing needs.
  • The ability to use a smart phone (i.e. mobile phone with touch screen, internet, and email) and basic computer skills.
  • The ability to work independently and to accept a level of responsibility.
  • The ability to be a team player and work effectively as part of a team.
  • A current Australian Driver’s Licence and your own reliable registered and comprehensively insured vehicle.
  • Committed to HammondCare’s Christian Mission and Core Values (included).

HammondCare offers its staff competitive salaries, excellent training & development opportunities, a supportive environment and a fabulous benefits program.

Ready to make a change? Apply Now!

For an information pack, including the selection criteria, and details on how to apply, please click on link below:

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For any specific queries not answered by the information pack, please phone Rachel McLeish on 03 9320 6002.

 

Closing Date: 31 March 2017

All short listed applicants for these positions will be asked to consent to a criminal record check and pre-employment functional assessment.

 


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Why HammondCare?

Learning and Development

We have our own L&D team which provides a huge range of courses including Development Days, Theme Days, Frontline manager training, and accredited training such as Certificate 3 qualifications.

Career Pathways

HammondCare enjoys offering staff the opportunity to develop their careers within the organisation. We have numerous examples of staff undertaking lateral and/or promotional moves and the opportunities really are endless within our growing organisation.

Rewarding

If you are searching for a role where you can blend your professional expertise and passion for what you do best with knowing that you are making a difference – albeit directly or indirectly – to the lives of people in need, then look no further than HammondCare, and apply today!