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Home Care Worker (As per award)

Job posted: 18/01/2024
Applications close: 03/03/2024 (Midnight)
5 days remaining

5 days remaining

Job Description

Location: North West Region | Central Goldfields

Job type: Part time

Organisation: Maryborough District Health Service

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Community Services

Reference: VG/24006

Reference: VG/24006

Occupation: Community Services

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: North West Region | Central Goldfields

Are you passionate about making a meaningful different in people’s lives? Do you possess a deep understanding of the importance of personalized care? We have an incredible opportunity for you to join our team at MDHS as a Home Care Worker. To provide a safe and effective, pro-active person centred service tailored to each client’s needs, goals and preferences in accordance with clients’ service plans, you will ensure that client’s rights, cultural, spiritual and other individual needs are incorporated in all aspects of care and daily living. Join our dedicated team of compassionate professionals to make a difference in the lives of those we care for! Training provided for suitable applicants!

MDHS services the Central Goldfields and Pyrenees Shire with campuses in Avoca, Dunolly and Maryborough. The strong clinical and social links between the three campuses ensure that the community is cared for by qualified staff who are committed to high standards of person-centred care. MDHS is one of the largest employers in the region, providing the perfect setting to become part of our team and community.

Home Care Worker – Part Time & Casual Hours Available

Classification: IN37 – IN39 - Dependant on Qualifications

Award: Victorian Public Health Sector (Health and Allied Services, Managers and Administrative Workers) Single Interest Enterprise Agreement 2021 - 2025

Are you passionate about making a meaningful different in people's lives?  Do you possess a deep understanding of the importance of personalized care?  We have an incredible opportunity for you to join our team at MDHS as a Home Care Worker.  To provide a safe and effective, pro-active person centred service tailored to each client's needs, goals and preferences in accordance with clients' service plans, you will ensure that client's rights, cultural, spiritual and other individual needs are incorporated in all aspects of care and daily living.  Join our dedicated team of compassionate professionals to make a difference in the lives of those we care for.  Training provided to suitable applicants!

We are looking for someone with the following qualities:

  • Embrace and promote the values of MDHS – Genuine, Respect, Excellence, Accountability & Togetherness
  • Genuine compassion and empathy for others
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Current First Aid Certificate
  • Team Player
  • Client Focused

What's in it for you?

  • Great Working Environment – Join a group of motivated health care professionals with a permanent or casual contract. Opportunity to join the Social Club, offering a wide range of social events and local retail discounts.
  • Fantastic Earning Potential – Generous Base Salary under the Health & Allied Services, Managers and Administrative Workers EBA with Salary Packaging available.
  • Supportive Culture with Continuous Improvement Opportunities – Culture that promotes and embraces the organisational values of GREAT (Genuine, Respect, Excellence, Accountability, Togetherness) and encourages and supports employees to engage in professional development with access to the Centre of Inspired Learning and Simulation Lab.

Qualifications

  • Certificate III in Individual Support (Ageing) or Certificate III in Aged Care or a Certificate III in Disability or other related discipline
  • Satisfactory police check and the right to work permanently in Australia
  • Current driver's licence
  • Current First Aid certificate or willingness to obtain

Special requirements

  • Willingness to use own motor vehicle, that must be registered, insured and road worthy, to travel to clients

For further information, please contact Cecelia Anderson via canderson@mdhs.vic.gov.au or on 5461 0423.

Applications for this position close on Sunday, 3rd March 2024. 

Applications are to include:

-          Covering Letter

-          Resume

Applications are to be submitted by selecting the "Apply Now" button below.

MDHS is an equal opportunity employer. Appointments are subject to a satisfactory National Police Check and a Working with Children Check. NDIS Workers Screening will be required for workers identified as working within a risk assessed role.

Home Care Worker (As per award)

Job type:

Part time

Job classification:

As per award

Contact:

Cecelia Anderson | canderson@mdhs.vic.gov.au or on 5461 0423

Home Care Worker (As per award)