Current job vacancies

 

Bilingual Home Care/Personal Care workers

  • Casual, ongoing role

  • Do you have a Certificate III or higher qualification in either Aged Care or HACC?

  • Do you speak any other languages? Greek, Italian, Arabic, Polish and Russian languages are in high demand.

We are looking for Home Care Workers with Certificate III in Aged Care or HACC to be a part of our Diverse Care Team. Diverse Care™ is a social enterprise of Southern Migrant and Refugee Centre.

The role

 (1) Home Care and Personal Care: we provide bi-lingual workers to assist clients of various community aged care organisations. Our bi-lingual care workers provide personal care, respite and home help. Languages in high demand at present include Greek, Italian, Bosnian, Croatian, Serbian, Dari, Vietnamese, Mandarin, Arabic and Cantonese. Suburbs in high demand at present include Caulfield, Bulleen, Narre Warren, Knoxfield, Ferntree Gully, Bentleigh, Mentone and Box Hill.

(2) Planned Activity Groups: we provide bi-lingual support workers for planned activity groups. Bi-lingual workers in these groups need to have an interest and ability to work in a group setting, in order to provide support to aged care clients. Locations: within City of Greater Dandenong, City of Casey and Shire of Cardinia.

About you

In order to qualify for the role you must have the following

  • Working rights in Australia

  • Victorian Driver's Licence

  • A current police check (no older than 1 year)

  • A current Working With Children check

  • A comprehensively insured vehicle available for use during working hours

  • Certificate III or higher qualified in Aged Care or HACC

  • Availability for shifts for at least 3 working days (between 8am to 6pm)

Application process

Please read the Position Description attached: Direct Care Worker

(1) download this Application Form (2) save it as a Word document (3) fill in the details and (4) email the completed form to recruitment@smrc.org.au

For further information, please email Bill Collopy, Manager, billc@smrc.org.au