EOI - Home Support Worker
Job Title: Home Care Support Worker - Expressions of Interest
Job Type: Casual
Location: Metropolitan Regions - Northern, Southern, Eastern and Western Regions
Helping Hand is one of South Australia’s most highly recognised and respected aged care organisations. The not-for-profit has been providing services to older South Australians through home care, retirement living, respite and residential care for more than 65 years and employs more than 1400 people in Adelaide and across regional communities. Helping Hand is an innovator and leader in the field of aged care services - best known by our reputation for quality, choice and professionalism. Helping Hand is a values-based employer that understands the important contribution of our staff, our clients and our community.
Our Community division is now seeking expressions of interest from passionate Home Support Workers to assist our home care clients over the Adelaide Metropolitan area – South, East, West and North.
Promoting client choice & independence, our Home Care Support Workers are responsible for ensuring clients are happy. Make a difference and challenge the usual way of doing things to support our clients to have the best time they can.
Deliver a high-quality domestic service to meet the needs of our clients within their homes and in the community. This includes supporting independence and the client’s right to choose.
You will be part of a broader team and frequently communicates with Service Delivery Coordinators.
Your key customers are the clients requesting services in their homes.
/ Provide domestic services- general house cleaning, shopping, laundry, ironing and transport.
/ Support the needs of Helping Hand clients
/ Communicate Effectively
/ Be flexible when responding to changing client needs
Skills and Experience
/ A ‘Can Do Attitude’
/ Excellent communication skills
/ Good Customer Service Skills
/ Good organisational and time management skills
/ Reliable and Trustworthy
/ Hold a current drivers license
/ Registered, well maintained, clean and tidy vehicle.
/ Current First Aid Certificate.
/ Current National Police Clearance.
Benefits & Perks
As a valued member of Helping Hand we can offer you:
/ Excellent salary sacrifice benefits – Increase your take home pay;
/ Discounted Private Health insurance,
/ EAP - employee assistance program,
/ Ongoing training and development opportunities,
/ Supportive and friendly working environment,
/ Supportive and committed leadership.
To view the position description for this role, please click here.
By applying to this job you will be expressing your interest for vacancies as they arise and will be contacted when a suitable position is available.
All applicants must have the right to work in Australia and hold a current national police check or be willing to obtain one. All current Helping Hand employees must notify their manager of their intent to apply