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Reference Number 12064
Position Title Care Worker
Employment Type Casual
Department CCP Brisbane North
Location Brisbane North CCP K-ESS
Classification Care & Support Employees EA - CSE Care Employee Level 3
Hours per Fortnight 0
Position Summary

Care Worker – Casual Pool Staff

 

About the Company

Wesley Mission Queensland (WMQ) is an innovative and responsive not-for-profit community service provider, with more than 70 locations throughout South East Queensland. We support more than 100,000 Queenslanders every year with aged care, disability and mental health services, youth and family programs, palliative care and emergency relief. With over 100 years' experience in caring for our community, Wesley Mission Queensland has a history steeped in hope, respect, compassion, empowerment, innovation, justice and integrity. To learn more about our organisation, please see www.wmq.org.au & https://www.youtube.com/user/wmbmedia.

 

WMQ Community Care Program is seeking Care Workers for our Community In Home Care Staffing Pool. Working across multiple client locations on the Northside of Brisbane, you will require a broad range of skills and knowledge and be able to maintain flexibility with your working hours. All applicants MUST have a comprehensively insured Motor Vehicle, Current Driver's Licence and willingness to drive and use own vehicle in the course of work

 

Key Duties Include

·         Personal care (showering/dressing)

·         Assistance with meals

·         Domestic Assistance (cleaning)

·         Shopping

·         Assistance with transport for medical appointments

·         Social activities

·         Carer support

·         In home respite care and access to other services and any other tasks as stated in the care plan. 

 

Skills and Experience

·         Certificate III in the field of Aged Care, Disability or Mental Health or equivalent/relevant qualifications. (We will consider applicants working towards these qualifications)

·         Ability to provide excellent, flexible and holistic care to a variety of customers with varying needs.

·         Understand and commitment to the principles and practices of privacy, confidentiality and professional boundaries in relation to all customers and staff.

·         To record and submit daily tasks and timesheets accurately (i.e. in live time) via the ComCare system.

·         Ability to report changes in a customer's condition, needs or other relevant information to the customer's case manager or coordinator.

 

Benefits

Salary sacrificing

Product Discounts

Travel Discounts

Access to discounted holiday units

Employee Assistance Program

Flexible working hours

Working alongside people who love what they do

 

How To Apply

Applications are to be submitted online at www.wmq.org.au or simply hit the apply now button at the top of the page by 4pm of the closing date. For more information please contact Kelly Olsen via email at kolsen@wmq.org.au

 

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 enhance remuneration.

Essential Requirements Essential: Must have a current Drivers licence and willingness to drive in the course of work.
Essential: Certificate III in the field of Aged Care, Disability or Mental Health or equivalent/relevant qualifications.
Desirable: Current First Aid Certificate (or willingness to obtain)
Contact Person Kelly OLSEN
Contact Number
Contact Email kolsen@wmq.org.au
Closing Date 02/10/2020
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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.