Community Support Worker

$34.32 - $42.90 hourly
  • Five Good Friends
  • Annerley QLD, Australia
  • Feb 19, 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 Annerley, QLD & surrounding locations. 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

Five Good Friends is seeking experienced carers to provide in home support to our Members. The successful Helpers will have professional experience providing support with all activities of daily living. The visits may range from 1hr to 24hours depending on the needs of the Member.

  • Personal Care - e.g. showering, dressing, feeding
  • Medication Support - e.g assisting with prompting for medication
  • Manual Handling - e.g. transfers, use of hoist and other equipment
  • Companionship - e.g. providing company through friendships, interests and activities
  • Domestic Assistance - e.g. cleaning, cooking, laundry, shopping
  • Driving and Community Access - e.g. 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 is required
  • Professional experience with Aged Care and/or Disability Care required 
  • NDIS Worker Screening Check (or prepared to obtain one)
  • Driver's License and own vehicle required
  • Smartphone to use the Five Good Friends App Lookout

Posting Date

Feb 19, 2021