Community Support Worker

$34.32 - $42.90 hourly
  • Five Good Friends
  • Beaumaris VIC, Australia
  • Feb 11, 2021
Part Time Nursing, Community, Medical Disability Care Aged Care

Job Description

About Five Good Friends & the opportunity...

Five Good Friends, Australia's most innovative home care service is looking for Personal Carers and Helpers in Beaumaris, VIC. Are you looking for an opportunity where you....

  • Help people in your local community to live a quality life at home
  • Have the freedom and flexibility to create a schedule that suits your lifestyle
  • Build your own Member base as an independent contractor and choose who you will be matched with and the services you want to provide
  • Flexibility to set rates which reflect your skills and experience

If this sounds like you please join us in creating a better, brighter future for our Members. Be part of the revolution that is transforming the way people are cared for in our country.

How does the Five Good Friends Platform work?

Click below to watch a video which explains how you're matched with Members, insurances, rates and more about what it means to be Helper.

Here's how you will be helping

We have a delightful Member who is looking for Helpers to provide day to day support so she can remaining living at home independently with her beloved cat. She has a very supportive family and social network and enjoys going out once a week with her friends for a coffee. This Member loves to go for a walk, and is passionate about football and travelling. She has described her ideal Helper as someone who is friendly, loves a chat, and will enjoy going for walks with her.

Visits: 7 days a week (9 - 11am & 6.30 - 7.30pm) - there will also be opportunities to work with other Members in the surrounding suburbs 

The Member will require support with the following: 

  • Personal Care - assistance with showering
  • Domestic Assistance - cleaning, preparing and cooking meals (her family will create a list of her preferred meals)
  • Companionship - providing company through friendships, interests and activities
  • Driving and Community Access - driving to appointments, shops, outings if needed

What is needed to apply for this opportunity

  • Your own ABN as an Independent Contractor (or prepared to obtain one)
  • A successful National Police Check issued within the past 2.5years (or willing to apply)
  • Certificate III in Aged Care/ Disabilities/Individual Support or above would be beneficial
  • Professional experience with Aged Care/Disability Support essential
  • Driver's License and own vehicle preferred
  • Smartphone to use the Five Good Friends App Lookout

Posting Date

Feb 11, 2021