Community Care Worker - Echuca

Job posted: 20/05/2020
Applications close: 16/06/2020 (Midnight)
15 days remaining

15 days remaining

Job Description

Location: North West Region | Echuca

Job type: Not provided

Organisation: Bendigo Health Care Group

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Health and Allied Health

Reference: 29397

Reference: 29397

Occupation: Health and Allied Health

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: North West Region | Echuca

Community Care Worker - Echuca

  • If you are a caring and empathetic person - this could be the role for you!

  • Connect with your community whilst being paid to do what you enjoy

  • Opportunity for Casual work within a supportive environment

  • $22.24 - 22.39 per hour + 25% Casual Loading


The Integrated Care Services Division offers a diverse range of programs and services which provide high quality person centred care to patients, clients, residents and consumers in Bendigo and across the Loddon Mallee Region.  Services are provided in inpatient, outpatient, community, home and residential care settings.


Community Care Services which is part of the Bendigo Health Care Group (BHCG) provide a community care workforce to the community in the Shire of Campaspe. Services are provided to consumers of Bendigo Health programs – Post Acute Care, Transition Care Program, Home Care Packages, Palliative Care and Carer Support Services.


The Community Care Worker provides a valued and key role in delivering high quality, professional, comprehensive and integrated support services for people receiving support in the community.

The role includes promoting safety and independence, enabling people to remain in their homes and to engage with their communities.  Services will be delivered according to the care plan. A care plan refers to the document itemising activities to be undertaken with an individual consumer.  Including (but not limited to):

  • Short term support for people returning home following an admission to hospital

  • Ongoing support services in the community for people who receive a Home Care Package

  • Support services for people in the community receiving palliative care

  • Respite services that are tailored to meet the needs, interests and leisure activities of the consumer

  • Undertaking a re-ablement approach to all tasks undertaken

  • Working flexible shifts including split shifts, evenings and weekends

The position requires that the worker maintains a vehicle for employment purposes that is:

  • Roadworthy

  • Comprehensively insured

  • Has an insurance statement listing use for BH business purpose and with hire car options

  • Accepts the vehicle is subject to a minimum annual safety check by Bendigo Health

  • Accepts the vehicle is subject to referral for a roadworthy certificate, if issues are identified at the safety check

  • Accepts the cost to ensure the vehicle is roadworthy

  • Notifies Bendigo Health before using any other vehicle for work purposes

Bendigo Health, employs around 4000 people, is the largest employer in the region and boasts many great staff benefits that include:

  • Flexible working arrangements

  • Salary Packaging (meals and entertainment)

  • Staff health and wellbeing program

  • Employee assistance program

  • Access to recommended immunisations

  • Social club

  • Smoke free environment

For further information on the role please refer to the position description. Applications are to be submitted online.

Community Care Worker - Echuca

Job type:

Not provided

Job classification:

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Kate Brown - (03) 5454 7835
Ebon Young - (03) 5454 7836

Community Care Worker - Echuca