Community Support Worker - Taigum and Surrounding Suburbs

$36.80 - $55.00 hourly
  • Five Good Friends
  • Taigum QLD, Australia
  • May 05, 2022
Part Time Disability Care Aged Care

Job Description

Welcome to Five Good Friends! We are a platform and in home care provider that our Helpers love. We welcome the opportunity to partner with great Helpers and we will support you with everything you need to succeed with your own business. 

Five Good Friends strives to form high quality, long-lasting connections between Members and their Helpers. Our Helpers are the magic that binds the network together to create caring ecosystems that keep Australians in their homes and engaged in their communities. 

From the moment you apply to join our platform we offer opportunities for ongoing learning and development to help grow your member base.  We have brilliant technology that allows you to do the best work possible.

About the Opportunity 

We seek flexible and reliable Community Support Workers to provide care, support and assistance to Members located in Taigum and surrounding suburbs. 

Once on the platform you will be a Five Good Friends partner and will begin receiving a range of opportunities which you can pick and choose from to start building your business. Visits range from 1 hour to 24 hours and could include the following services: 

  • Domestic Assistance - e.g., cleaning, cooking, laundry, shopping
  • Personal Care - e.g., showering, dressing, medication assistance, manual handling
  • Companionship - e.g., providing company through friendships, interests, and activities
  • Driving and Community Access - e.g., driving to appointments, shops, outings if needed

What is needed to apply for this opportunity?

  • COVID-19 Vaccinations required as per government mandates.
  • Your own ABN as an Independent Contractor (Or prepared to obtain one)
  • A successful National Police Check issued within the past 2.5 years OR a current NDIS Worker Screening Check. (Or prepared to obtain one)
  • Certificate III in Aged Care/Disabilities/Individual Support or higher (or studying) is essential. 
  • Full training and assessment can be provided for personal care, manual handling, and basic medication support to suitable applicants.
  • Driver's License and own vehicle
  • Smartphone to use the Five Good Friends app, Lookout

We want to create a place where people love what they do, feel valued, supported and in control. It needs to be just as magical for Helpers as it is for the Members receiving support.

Let us show you our magic so that you can bring yours!