Community Support Worker - Forster, NSW

  • Five Good Friends
  • Forster NSW, Australia
  • Oct 01, 2021
Part Time Nursing, Community, Medical Aged Care

Job Description

Come and join Australia’s most innovative and dynamic home health organisation.

We're Five Good Friends and we're an approved aged care and registered NDIS service provider. We help our clients live vibrantly in their own homes by wrapping a care team around them and their families. Our software gently coordinates in the background so care teams can do their best work and our clients get exceptional outcomes.

Good people using friendly software is how we do care differently and the reason why we're invited back into the homes of our clients over 15,000 times a month. We began four years ago in QLD and today we provide services in NSW, VIC, and SA too.

We are growing every day and providing more home care to aged care and NDIS participants. We're looking for great care workers to partner with us to provide exceptional care and experiences that are personalised to the goals of the individual.

If you believe support for our loved ones needs to change, then please join us in creating a better, brighter, future by applying for our Helper/Community Support roles.

About the Member Match

We have a lovely Member located in Forster, NSW seeking a wonderful Helper to join her team and assist in providing some home respite for her Husband who is her main carer. You will be supporting her with:

  • Companionship - i.e. daily visits for companionship, the Member loves to chat and go for regular walks 
  • Domestic Assistance - i.e. the Member would appreciate the assistance of her Helper to assist with domestic tasks both in the home and in the yard outside. The Member will discuss what tasks are required to be completed
  • Personal Care - i.e. the Member may require assistance with ADLs when requested

Visits available: 

  • Specify days and times can be flexible

*Please note at this stage there is only a maximum of 10 hours available a week as we do not have any other Members requiring support in the area*

About You

  • Keeping people healthy and happy in the homes they love is what lights your fire. You love to learn what will make a difference to the quality of their lives and help them achieve their goals.
  • You are tired of the traditional models of care and are keen to embrace a new, innovative and dynamic model of care.
  • You are driven to run you own care business and enjoy the flexibility to choose the hours you work.
  • You are eager to build your own Member base as an independent contractor and choose who you will be matched with and the services you want to provide.
  • You want the flexibility to set rates which reflect your skills and experience.
  • You are punctual, well presented, adaptable and respect that our Members welcome you into their home every day.

What you need

  • 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  
  • Driver's License and own vehicle preferred
  • Smartphone to use the Five Good Friends App Lookout

About the Five Good Friends Platform

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

Posting Date

Oct 01, 2021