Community Care Workers – Transpac

Applications open until: 05-Aug-2019
State: NSW
Location: Northern Sydney
Type of employment: Community Care
  • Want guaranteed part-time hours?
  • Want to negotiate your hours based on your personal commitments?
  • Want to make a genuine difference in older people’s lives as they transition back to home after being in hospital?

About HammondCare

HammondCare is an independent Christian charity that is passionate about improving quality of life for people in need, and are 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 regain their independence and wellbeing in the transition from hospital to their own home.

About the role

The HammondCare Transitional Aged Care Worker works within the Mission of HammondCare to support older people living in their own home. Our Care Workers are supported by experienced Clinical and Care Managers and provide outstanding care for clients, for example:

  • Assist clients on a 12 week post-hospital program to assist them to transition back to independence in their own home.
  • Provide a range of ‘in-home’ care according to the care needs of each client, under the supervision of their Care Manager
  • Enable each client to succeed at the activities of daily living which promote dignity, self-respect and maintain the client’s quality of life and abilities
  • Maintain and update care activities and client notes for family and Care Managers

About you

  • Commitment to engage and align with HammondCare's Christian Mission, Motivation and Mission in Action.
  • Certificate III Individual support or working towards attainment.
  • NSW Health vaccinations (Boostrix, Hepatitis, MMR, Varicella, TB, Flu)
  • Car, drivers license, and comprehensive car insurance
  • No experience necessary, however a passion in providing personal care for older people and to care for people living with dementia is essential.
  • Willingness to travel between HammondCare's sites and from client to client homes throughout the shifts.
  • Administrative and computer skills, including the usage of a smart phone.

It is important to note that the HammondCare At Home Care Worker role is covered by an enterprise agreement, the HammondCare At Home Care Worker Enterprise Agreement, which sets out the employment conditions for the role. HammondCare offers its staff competitive salaries, excellent training & development opportunities, a supportive environment and a fabulous benefits program. For more info, or to apply, 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 see the link below:

CCW Northern Sydney TACP Info June 2019

For any specific queries not answered by the information pack, please contact Northern Sydney – 1800 826 166.

Closing Date: 5 August 2019

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