Community Support Worker

Location:
Liverpool  
Employment Type:
PP - Part-time Ongoing  
Department:
Home Care Community Support Workers
Salary:
Salary packaging available.
Supporting Documentation:

About the Role

CatholicCare Sydney has been providing safe, quality Home Care services to the people of Sydney for more than 75 years.  We are looking for people with a caring and friendly nature to provide personal care and domestic support services to elderly clients in their homes.

As a Community Support Worker your duties include the following: 

  • Providing personal care to clients
  • Providing assistance with household chores
  • Assisting with meal preparation
  • Accompanying clients to the shops and appointments
  • Providing social support to clients 

Position Details

Multiple permanent part-time and casual positions available in the Bankstown and Liverpool areas.

About you

 As the ideal candidate you will meet the following key requirements:

  • have a desire to help older people thrive and continue to live independently in their homes
  • have qualifications in Aged Care (or similar) or relevant experience
  • have a current First Aid Certificate or willingness to obtain one before starting in the role
  • have a drivers licence and registered car
  • be friendly, caring, reliable and punctual
  • have good communications skills 
  • be able to work unsupervised
  • be able to use a smart phone

If you think you meet all of the above, then we would love to hear from you!

Greek, Italian, Vietnamese, Croatian, Serbian and Bosnian speaking workers are particularly in demand.  So if you meet the above key requirements and speak any of these languages, or any other language, we would love the opportunity to meet with you.

What we can offer you?

Our Community Support Workers receive the following benefits:

  • the opportunity to salary package (which reduces your income tax and increases your take-home pay)
  • access to various professional development opportunities
  • generous leave entitlements
  • access to CatholicCare's free and confidential counselling service for you and your family members
  • the opportunity to work as part of a committed and passionate team.

How to apply

Click Apply Now to begin your online application!
To be considered for this role, you will need to attach your resume and a cover letter addressing how your skills and experience meet the requirements of the role. Please submit your application as soon as possible as shortlisting for this position will commence immediately.

Need more information?  Please call our Liverpool office on 02 8778 4222

About Us

CatholicCare Sydney is a leading not-for-profit agency providing care and support to people in Sydney across a wide range of social services: Children and families, relationships, ageing, disability, employment, mental health and youth programs. We are the official social services agency of the Catholic Archdiocese of Sydney.

CatholicCare requires the preferred applicant to undertake a National Criminal History Record Check prior to employment. Due to the physical nature of the role, CatholicCare requires preferred candidates to undergo a pre-employment functional assessment.  

CatholicCare is an Equal Opportunity Employer. People of Aboriginal, Torres Strait Islander and other culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds are encouraged to apply; people living with a disability are encouraged to apply.