Community Care Worker (Childers)

Job No: BDBRC807
Location: Childers

$57,302 + super + benefits (pro rata)
Permanent-Part Time  (minimum 25 hours to maximum 72.5 hours per fortnight)

Community Services
Community & Environment

About Us

Are you ready to join our team and build Australia's best regional community?  

Here at Bundaberg Regional Council our vision is bold but simple, to build Australia’s best regional community. In order to achieve this, we’ve created a culture that’s centred on our core values. To be a Council that is customer focused, respectful and prides itself on teamwork, leadership, sustainability and innovation. We’re an all-inclusive Council that celebrates diversity and communicates in an open and respectful manner.

 About The Opportunity

Your role as a Community Care Worker is to provide assistance to clients of the Commonwealth Home Support Programs operated by Bundaberg Regional Council across the region.

About You

  • Ability to relate well to clients and carers and show a genuine interest in the welfare of the client 
  • Knowledge and understanding of Commonwealth Home Support Program
  • You are currently studying or have successfully completed a Certificate III in Aged Care/Community Services/Disability work or equivalent
  • Current first aid and resuscitation certificates, or ability to obtain within 3 months of commencing employment
  • Intermediate computer skills utilising MS Word, along with data entry and typing skills
  • The ability to work autonomously and in a team, with a positive 'can do' attitude
  • Lifestyle and Leisure Certificate IV will be highly regarded
  • Live and uphold the Council's values

What we offer

  • A competitive remuneration 
  • Opportunities for professional development training and study assistance to enhance your career progression
  • Flexible working arrangements
  • Work within a culture that promotes a healthy work-life balance and a friendly and supportive team

The Selection Process

The preferred candidate will be required to undertake a National Police Clearance and Pre-employment Medical (which may include drug and alcohol testing), as part of the recruitment process you will be required to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 and provide the appropriate evidence.

How to Apply

To apply or find out more about the Position Description and our Benefits, Rewards and Recognition  visit our Careers at Council webpage.

Closing Date: Monday 30 January 2023 11:30pm AEST

Thank you for your interest in this position.  We look forward to receiving your application.


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