Experienced Home Care Worker in Tewantin, QLD

$29.19 - $30.50 hourly
  • Advanced Care Australia
  • Remote (Tewantin QLD, Australia)
  • Dec 29, 2021
Casual Disability Care Aged Care Cleaner Personal Home Assistant

Job Description

Advanced Care Australia are recruiting to experienced male and female Home Care Workers who are fully Covid19 Vaccinated to join a dedicated care team for a male client who will be moving to the Tewantin area in early January 2022.

Mandatory Requirements:

  • Minimum Certificate 3 in Community Care/Individual Support/Disability Support or equivalent
  • evidence of previous experience providing a high level of in-home support
  • current manual handling certification
  • Current first aid and CPR certificate
  • NDIS Worker clearance screening – Yellow Card
  • National police check.
  • Highly Desirable - experience with standing/lifting equipment - we will provide training as required.

About the client
Aged in his late teens, this young man likes routine, loves all types of music, water, and his hydrotherapy sessions.

He has an acquired brain injury and would like to improve his mobility with the help of his carers and specialised equipment. He does have some difficulty with speech, especially when he is tired. He has a loving family, a bright smile, and a strong mind, he knows what he likes and does not like.

We are looking for Carers who demonstrate a calm and friendly personality, assured confidence with this level of care needs, patience is a must have, someone who will take the time to understand his needs.

Tasks include but are not limited to:

  • Manual handling – use of Sara Steady and Sara Flex
  • Assistance with Hydrotherapy sessions
  • Personal care
  • Ability to drive specially adapted vehicle

Hours may vary over 7 days, but we anticipate these to be

  • 16:30-18:30
  • Plus other 2 hour shifts on Monday/Wednesday/Friday
  • possible weekend hours

Additional Information

  • This is a casual role and remuneration is under the SCHADS award between HCW2.2 and 3.2 dependent upon experience 
  • Alongside this client we would be able to offer you additional hours with other clients should you wish
  • On commencement there will be buddy shifts and specific training available

To apply or find out more about how you can become a valued part of our fabulous team

  • Please send your resume and a one-page cover letter as to how you fit this role to admin@advancedcare.com.au
  • Or call Julie on 1300 780 588 to find out more

Posting Date

Nov 29, 2021