home care support worker in Melbourne

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lauren rolfo, randstad
job type
temporary

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location
melbourne, victoria
specialism
healthcare & medical
job type
temporary
working hours
Full-Time
reference number
90M0432231_1609808095
contact
lauren rolfo, randstad
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job description

About the role

Randstad are currently working with a local council in the Northern suburbs of Victoria who have multiple opportunities for Home Care Support Workers to join their team. These temporary assignments will allow you to give back to the community by providing a vital service that can help people stay in their own homes long as possible.

Duties may include:

  • Assistance with personal care
  • Domestic assistance - general cleaning, washing, bed making, etc.
  • Assisted shopping/client appointments
  • Respite care
  • Meal preparation

You will also be required to provide support for an individual or small group in a community setting, which is a new initiative currently being introduced by the council.

About you

To be successful for this role, you will require the following:

  • Experience in supporting older people within their home and community settings
  • Experience in supporting small groups of older people in activity based programs in a community setting (highly desirable)
  • Certificate III in Aged Care, Home Care, Individual Support or equivalent
  • Current First Aid Certificate (Level 2)
  • Current Driver’s License and reliable vehicle
  • Current Working with Children Check

Benefits to you

  • Competitive hourly rate
  • Full time hours available
  • Work/life balance - close to home
  • Monday to Friday only - no weekends
  • Multiple positions available

Candidates must be available between 8:00am-5:00pm Monday to Friday and will be required to undergo a police check upon becoming successful for the role.

Please press APPLY NOW or for further information, please call or email Lauren Rolfo on (03) 8319 1245 or lauren.rolfo@randstad.com.au.

At Randstad, we are passionate about providing equal employment opportunities and embracing diversity to the benefit of all. We actively encourage applications from any background.

skills

Aged care, home care, aged care support, community support

qualification

Certificate 3 In Home And Community Care Or Aged Care Along With Current First Aid Level 2 Certificate

educational requirements

Vocational/Professional Qualification