Community Support Workers

jobs available aged care

Bene

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About Bene: At Bene, we believe that growing older is no reason to stop growing as individuals or as communities. Quite the opposite. Here, our staff and volunteers work as a team to ensure that the lives of over 2,500 South Australians are more able to flourish in communities that celebrate individuality, diversity and a zest for life. At the same time, you’ll be rewarded with a fulfilling career path, growth and development opportunities, flexible work options, full salary packaging benefits and a friendly and supportive team environment with an open-minded culture.

About the Role: Bene Aged Care is seeking appropriately skilled and qualified candidates to fulfil the casual roles of Support & Domestic Workers for Community Services.

We currently have multiple positions available in our North, East, South and West In-home support teams.

This role is a rewarding and in demand job which allows you the opportunity to make a difference in the lives of our vulnerable older people through the following responsibilities:

  • Personal Care (only support workers)
  • Household cleaning – dusting, mopping & vacuuming
  • Laundry
  • Meal preparation
  • Transport – medical appts & shopping
  • Social support inc outings
  • Promote quality of life and personal fulfilment
  • Maintain effective relationships with consumers, their families and community service organisations

At Bene we value our Community Services team and pay above award rates plus an additional benefit of travel time between consumers. Generous salary sacrifice options are available as a staff member of a  ‘not for profit’ organisation. Other conditions will be based on the Social, Community, Home  Care and Disability Services Industry Award.

About You: You will be a bright, outgoing, committed, skilled and caring individual that displays empathy for the older members of our community. You will equally match our culture and values in the support and care for the frail and elderly. Applications are invited from suitably qualified professionals with:

  • Certificate in Community Services, Individual Support or a like qualification (where applicable)
  • Exceptional customer service skills
  • Reliability & demonstrated commitment
  • National Police Clearance
  • Current Drivers Licence
  • Roadworthy & insured vehicle
  • COVID and seasonal flu vaccinations

Diversity and Inclusion: We celebrate the uniqueness of individuals and the strength in diversity. At Bene, we strive to create an inclusive workplace culture that connects us closer to the communities that we serve. As an Equal Opportunity employer, we are committed to the principles of fairness, dignity and mutual respect.

To Apply: Click on the ‘Apply Now’ button ensuring that you upload your resume and a brief cover letter.  Interviewing will commence once applications have been received, so do not delay applying!

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