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Reference Number 12171
Position Title Housekeeping Assistant
Employment Type Casual
Department Hummingbird House
Location Hummingbird House K-ESS
Classification Care & Support Employees EA - CSE Support Employee Level 3
Hours per Fortnight 0
Position Summary

Housekeeping Assistant (Casual)

Wesley Mission Queensland is a large and dynamic organisation with more than 65 locations throughout South East Queensland supporting 100,000 Queenslanders every year. As a not-for-profit organisation with over 100 years' experience in delivering aged care, Wesley Mission Queensland has a history steeped in hope, respect, compassion, empowerment, innovation, justice and integrity. To learn more about our organisation. &

Hummingbird House is a joint initiative of the Hummingbird House Foundation and Wesley Mission Queensland and is Queensland's only children's hospice, providing a medically supported 'home away from home' for children affected by a life limiting condition, and their families. Hummingbird house is a purpose-built facility offering 8 guest in care suites, 5 family accommodation units and a unique 'care at the end of life' suite.

Hummingbird House is a registered Private Hospital and the Housekeeping Assistant will provide supplementary support to Permanent Housekeeping Staff and Volunteers to maintain a safe, clean and welcoming environment for Hummingbird House guests and families.

Key Responsibilities:

1.      Align one's workplace behavior with the Principles, Values and Mission of the organisation.

2.      Maintain Family Apartments and Care Floor Rooms to achieve prescribed health and hygiene standards which may include laundering, ironing, cleaning, sanitising and room configuration and           set-up.

3.      Liaise with the Clinical Staff to ensure room availability and housekeeping services meet guest and family needs.

4.      Support, assist and guide Supported Employees and Volunteer Staff to carry out Housekeeping duties.

5.      Assist with preparation and clean-up associated with special events.


Why work with Wesley Mission Queensland

Working alongside people who love what they do
Salary Packaging
Product Discounts
Travel Discounts
Access to discounted holiday units
Employee Assistance Program


Applications must address the 'Qualifications, Knowledge and Requirement' for this role (contained within the attached position description) and are to be submitted online at by 4pm, on the closing date. 


For more information, please contact Rebekah Brandt -


Wesley Mission Queensland's Vision is: 'a compassionate, just and inclusive society for all'. We are committed to EEO, OH&S, Ethical Practices and the principles of Cultural Diversity and are a preferred employer for older workers. Wesley Mission Queensland has been recognised as a GOLD Mental Health First Aid Skilled Workplace by Mental Health First Aid Australia for our strong commitment to embedding the Mental Health First Aid program into our organisation. Successful applicants are expected to abide by the WMQ Code of Conduct.  Relevant criminal record checks will be undertaken on recommended applicant.  To view our Privacy Policy, please click here.  Salary Packaging is available to permanent Staff to potentially enhance remuneration.


Essential Requirements Desirable: Must have a current Drivers licence and willingness to drive in the course of work.
Contact Person Rebekah Brandt
Contact Number (07) 3621 4364
Contact Email
Closing Date 24/11/2020
Position Description
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Please note that this position will close at 11:45pm on the closing date.
Please ensure your application is added before this time as we do not accept late applications.