Community Care Workers

Applications open until: 21-Dec-2018
State: NSW
Location: Blue Mountains and Nepean areas
Type of employment: Community Care
  • Are you an “empty nester” and looking to do something meaningful?

  • Are you looking for a new role with challenge and responsibility!

  • Exciting part-time opportunities in the Blue Mountains and Nepean areas across the week, (7am start desirable).

About HammondCare

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

We specialise in aged and dementia 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

  • Community Care Workers are part of dedicated and well-supported teams providing care in the home, including personal care such as showering and toileting, to our clients. 

  • The Community Care Worker role is varied & fulfilling and one in which you really have the opportunity to ‘make someone’s day’.

  • Comprehensive & ongoing training and development provided.

About you

  • Commitment to engage and align with HammondCare’s Christian Mission, Motivation and Mission in Action.

  • No experience in Aged Care is required except a passion & enthusiasm to care for the elderly in their home.

  • Basic knowledge of (or willingness to gain knowledge of) and a willingness to build relationships with people living with dementia.

  • Flexible in your approach to work & hours, & enjoy a degree of responsibility in your job.

  • A current driver’s license and safe driving record. Willingness to travel between HammondCare’s sites and services.

  • Experience using a smart phone.

  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team.

  • Your most valuable qualities will be kindness & common sense.

HammondCare offers its staff competitive salaries, excellent training & development opportunities, a supportive environment and a fabulous benefits program. For more info check out our website: www.hammond.com.au/careers

Ready to make a change? Apply Now!

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

CCW BMNep Infopack 2018

For queries, contact Jo Campbell on (02) 6338 1301.

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