Care Worker

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Silverchain

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Care Worker

  • Multiple Full Time and Part Time positions available across Adelaide
  • $31.62 to $32.59 per hour Part-Time (plus Superannuation)
  • Travel Allowance of $0.92 km, Salary Packaging options – up to $18,550 tax free

RDNS – a leading provider of high-quality aged care and health support services:

RDNS, a part of the Silverchain Group, is the leading provider of high-quality health and aged care in the homes of more than 115,000 Australians every year. As an employer of choice our greatest strength is our people, and we provide expert care for them with ongoing support, training, and career development opportunities.

The Opportunity:

Join our team of dedicated professionals in the delivery of high-quality complete care in the home to our clients. Our aspiration is to create a better home care system for all Australians. We are the national leaders of complete care at home and supporting our clients’ health and wellbeing.

Our care is delivered to a wide range of clients, including aged care, independent and under 65’s.

Day Shift – Monday to Friday. Operational hours 7am-4pm. (some Public Holidays may be required)

Must be available a minimum 3 days per week

We are looking for Care Workers to cover the following areas. Candidates living in, or available to travel to Southern Suburbs (South), highly desired. The areas can include (but not limited) to the following:

East: Campbelltown, Adelaide Hills, Burnside, Norwood, Payneham, St Peters

West: Seaton, Torrensville, Findon, Flinders Park, Netley, Pennington, Glandore, Largs North, Semaphore Park, Mile End, Osborne, Woodville West, Grange, Allenby Gardens, West Lakes, Fulham, Croydon Park, Kidman Park, Cheltenham, Ferryden Park.

North: Ingle Farm, Parafield Gardens, Hope Valley, Salisbury North, Golden Grove, Pooraka, Elizabeth East, Elizabeth Downs, Salisbury, Paralowie, Blakeview, Para Vista, Modbury Heights, Daveron Park, Modbury North, Elizabeth Park, Salisbury East, Para Hills, Elizabeth Vale, Modbury

South: Marion, Mitcham, Woodcroft, Unley, Morphett Vale, Hackham, Onkaparinga Hills

What sets you apart from the rest:

  • Certificate III in Aged Care, Community Care or Individual Support (Aged Care) or Evidence of first year Nursing completion will be considered
  • A current valid Driver’s Licence recognised in South Australia
  • Your own insured, roadworthy vehicle
  • Experience as a Care Worker with a passion for Community Care and supporting vulnerable people
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and understanding of the English language both verbally and written
  • Capable and proficient at working alone in client homes to provide personal care, medication assistance, social support, respite care, shopping support, transport assistance, meal preparation, home-exercise programs and domestic assistance
  • Able to work with our multidisciplinary team to ensure the physical and emotional needs of clients are met
  • Adept at building relationships with clients & their families and working together to ensure values, independence & positivity are the heart of your visit
  • Skilled at genuine empathetic support during difficult times for clients and their families
  • Capacity to be adaptable & flexible
  • Availability to work a minimum of three days per week
  • Police Clearance & Working with Children clearance required. We will assist you through this process.

What we can offer you:

  • A supportive team environment focused on delivering exceptional customer outcomes
  • Attractive hourly rate + superannuation
  • Attractive salary packaging options – up to $18,550 tax free per annum
  • Comprehensive orientation and support, including in-house professional development and career progression opportunities
  • Exclusive fitness and health insurance discounts
  • Access to our Employee Assistance Program

How to apply

To submit your application, and to view a copy of the Position Description, click ‘Apply’.

Based on Silverchain RDNS Group Policy, you will be required to provide evidence of your COVID-19 vaccinations, including booster requirements, or evidence of an authorised medical exemption, to be considered for employment with Silverchain.

About Silverchain RDNS Group

RDNS, a part of Silverchain Group, is the leading provider of high-quality health and aged care in the homes of more than 105,000 Australians every year. As an employer of choice our greatest strength is our people, and we provide expert care for them with ongoing support, training, and career development opportunities.

Driven by our values of integrity, respect, trust, and compassion, we aspire to create a better home care system for all Australians. Silverchain is a proud member of the Diversity Council of Australia. We recognise the positive contribution that a diverse workforce makes to our organisation where individuals can be authentic, respected, and celebrated. We strongly encourage applications from Indigenous Australians, people of all ages, genders, abilities, and culturally diverse and linguistic backgrounds.

We reserve the right to commence the recruitment process and extend or withdraw this advertisement prior to the closing date.

Please note that unsolicited applications from agencies will not be accepted.

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