In Home Personal Carers

$34.00 - $42.00 hourly
  • Five Good Friends
  • Malvern VIC, Australia
  • Sep 03, 2020
Part Time Nursing, Community, Medical Disability Care Aged Care

Job Description

About Five Good Friends

Five Good Friends, Australia's most innovative home care service, matches Helpers (Support Workers) to local Members within their community. We are looking for a new Support Workers to join our Helper team in Malvern, VIC. There will be opportunities to be matched with several of our clients in this area, so we are looking for people with good flexibility, availability and available for weekend shifts.

If like us, you believe in-home care for our ageing and loved ones needs to change, then please join us in creating a better, brighter future. Bring with you energy, enthusiasm and a passion for making a difference in peoples lives

Tasks and responsibilities

  • Shift times are flexible. More information will be available upon enquiry.
  • Personal Care - e.g. assisting with showering, dressing, etc
  • Community Access - e.g. taking the Member out for appointments, outings, shopping, etc
  • Domestic Assistance - e.g. cleaning, cooking, laundry, shopping
  • Companionship - e.g. keeping the Member company through friendships, interests and activities
  • Manual Handling - experience is required

Skills and experience

To be a Five Good Friends 'Helper' you require:

  • Energy and passion for helping people
  • Relevant experience with Aged Care/Disability Support and a genuine desire to help others
  • A valid National Police Check 
  • Certificate III in Individual Support/equivalent or above essential 
  • Driver's Licence and Registered Vehicle
  • Your own ABN as an Independent Contractor (or prepared to obtain one)
  • Smartphone (Android 5.1 or later/iPhone 4S or later.)

*Please note that this is not an employee role. We subcontract Helpers who operate under their own ABN, as independent contractors.

Benefits and perks

  • Marketing power of the Five Good Friends platform
  • Have the freedom and flexibility to create a schedule that suits your lifestyle
  • Build on your own Member base using our company 'Helper get a Member' program.
  • Access to Five Good Friends technology to view your schedule, log your hours and communicate with Members/Families/Community Managers. 
  • Support from your local Community Manager. 
  • A company that appreciates and values the important work you do
  • Company Training provided
  • Paid fortnightly into your Bank Account
  • Insurance cover by Five Good Friends. (Public Liability, Personal Accident and Professional Indemnity)

How to apply

Please register on our website: https://www.fountain.com/fivegoodfriends/apply/helper-melbourne?source=Qualifiedcarers

Posting Date

Sep 03, 2020