Community Support Worker – South West Sydney


We are looking to expand our workforce to provide support to our senior clients. This role will see you assisting people live their best life and undertake a variety of services to our clients in their homes, around the South West Sydney area.More about you:You must be passionate about supporting othersYou love variety and take pride in your workYou appreciate that it is the little things that can make someone’s dayYou will hold a minimum Certificate III in Individual Support/Aged Care/Disability or similar qualificationYou are available to work a variety of shifts over 5 days per week between 7am – 7pmYou will have a current drivers licenceYou own a reliable car with current registration and third party insuranceYou are willing to undergo a police check and prove that you have the rights to work in AustraliaYou are located in South West SydneyThe ideal candidate will have experience providing a range of services to clients including undertaking personal care services, transportation to and from appointments, domestic cleaning and preparing light meals. As a minimum requirement you must have completed your Cert III including placement.Your referees will need to be able to ‘vouch’ for your abilities and most importantly articulate how your behaviours and skills made a positive difference when you worked with them and your clientsThe hours will be a minimum of 10 hours per week on a casual basis but we will need you to have a good level of availability to allow us to meet our client’s needs.For further details about this great opportunity please see the attached position description. You may be wondering who is Feros Care and why would I want to work there?We are a not-for-profit, people centred organisation that is dedicated to raising the profile of people and supporting them to live their BEST LIFE! We are focussed on delivering our customer promise and pride ourselves in our technology and in our staff.  We have been offering quality care and support services for older Australians since 1990, with over 700 personnel working throughout QLD, NSW, VIC and TAS.What’s in it for you?Benefits include (but not limited to):Company issued smart phonePaid travel time and mileage reimbursement between clientsBeing part of vibrant organisation where 'Everyone Matters'Subsidised gym membershipsHealth and wellness programsTraining and development opportunitiesA positive and rewarding workplace culture like non-otherAt Feros Care, we truly believe that ‘everyone matters’ and actively seek to include, welcome and value the unique contributions of all people.  Our culture, our core values and the connection we have with the community is driven by our 820+ staff members who represent 28 different cultures including Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders.  We strive to be a leader and advocate for diversity and inclusion. We harness a culture that embraces individual differences in all its glory.We encourage people with disability, lived experience of disability, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders and people from culturally diverse backgrounds to apply for this job.**Under the Feros Care, NSWNMA and HSU NSW Enterprise Agreement 2014-2017 the current hourly rate for a Community Support Worker, Grade 2 is $21.60. The rate for a casual worker is $27.00 which includes 25% loading.  Reimbursement is paid for work-related travel between clients at the current rate of 78c per kilometre.Applications Close 5 November 2017Job File 1 :  Community Support Worker PD Australia - NSW Sydney South West & M5 Corridor

Community Support Worker - South West Sydney

  • Join a growing and vibrant organisation where Everyone Matters
  • Training and development opportunities
  • Casual hourly rate of $27.00 & reimbursement for travel between clients**

We are looking to expand our workforce to provide support to our senior clients. This role will see you assisting people live their best life and undertake a variety of services to our clients in their homes, around the South West Sydney area.

More about you:

  • You must be passionate about supporting others
  • You love variety and take pride in your work
  • You appreciate that it is the little things that can make someone’s day
  • You will hold a minimum Certificate III in Individual Support/Aged Care/Disability or similar qualification
  • You are available to work a variety of shifts over 5 days per week between 7am – 7pm
  • You will have a current drivers licence
  • You own a reliable car with current registration and third party insurance
  • You are willing to undergo a police check and prove that you have the rights to work in Australia
  • You are located in South West Sydney

The ideal candidate will have experience providing a range of services to clients including undertaking personal care services, transportation to and from appointments, domestic cleaning and preparing light meals. As a minimum requirement you must have completed your Cert III including placement.

Your referees will need to be able to ‘vouch’ for your abilities and most importantly articulate how your behaviours and skills made a positive difference when you worked with them and your clients

The hours will be a minimum of 10 hours per week on a casual basis but we will need you to have a good level of availability to allow us to meet our client’s needs.

For further details about this great opportunity please see the attached position description. 

You may be wondering who is Feros Care and why would I want to work there?

We are a not-for-profit, people centred organisation that is dedicated to raising the profile of people and supporting them to live their BEST LIFE! We are focussed on delivering our customer promise and pride ourselves in our technology and in our staff.  We have been offering quality care and support services for older Australians since 1990, with over 700 personnel working throughout QLD, NSW, VIC and TAS.

What’s in it for you?

Benefits include (but not limited to):

  • Company issued smart phone
  • Paid travel time and mileage reimbursement between clients
  • Being part of vibrant organisation where 'Everyone Matters'
  • Subsidised gym memberships
  • Health and wellness programs
  • Training and development opportunities
  • A positive and rewarding workplace culture like non-other

At Feros Care, we truly believe that ‘everyone matters’ and actively seek to include, welcome and value the unique contributions of all people.  Our culture, our core values and the connection we have with the community is driven by our 820+ staff members who represent 28 different cultures including Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders.  We strive to be a leader and advocate for diversity and inclusion. We harness a culture that embraces individual differences in all its glory.

We encourage people with disability, lived experience of disability, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders and people from culturally diverse backgrounds to apply for this job.

**Under the Feros Care, NSWNMA and HSU NSW Enterprise Agreement 2014-2017 the current hourly rate for a Community Support Worker, Grade 2 is $21.60. The rate for a casual worker is $27.00 which includes 25% loading.  Reimbursement is paid for work-related travel between clients at the current rate of 78c per kilometre.

Applications Close 5 November 2017

Job File 1 :   Community Support Worker PD

To apply online, please click on the appropriate link below. Alternatively, for a confidential discussion, please contact Abbey Gray on 07 5669 0593, quoting Ref No. 753667.