Community Support Worker – Tweed Heads


We are looking for Community Support Superstar located in the Tweed Heads region to provide care and support to our clients. If you are the type of person who wants to support seniors to live their best life and believe senior years are something to be celebrated, then you fit the brief.                                                                                                More about you:You are available to work shifts ending potentially up until 7pmYou will hold a minimum Certificate III in Individual Support/Aged Care/Disability or similar qualificationYou will have a current drivers licenceYou will have a reliable car with current registration and third party insuranceYou will reside in NSW, Tweed Heads regionYou 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 are willing to undergo a police check and prove that you have the rights to work in AustraliaThe ideal candidate will have previous experience providing a range of services to clients including undertaking personal care services, transportation to and from appointments, domestic cleaning and preparing light meals. Not only that but will demonstrate passion, enthusiasm and a genuine desire to support our clients live their lives to the fullest.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.For further details about this great opportunity please see position description attached.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 opportunitiesAt 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 700 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 24 October 2017Job File 1 :  Community Support Worker L2 PD Australia - NSW Lismore & Far North Coast

Community Support Worker - Tweed Heads

  • Join a growing and vibrant organisation where Everyone Matters'
  • Average of 10-15 hours per week
  • Casual hourly rate of $27.00 & reimbursement for travel between clients**

We are looking for Community Support Superstar located in the Tweed Heads region to provide care and support to our clients. If you are the type of person who wants to support seniors to live their best life and believe senior years are something to be celebrated, then you fit the brief.                                                                                                

More about you:

  • You are available to work shifts ending potentially up until 7pm
  • You will hold a minimum Certificate III in Individual Support/Aged Care/Disability or similar qualification
  • You will have a current drivers licence
  • You will have a reliable car with current registration and third party insurance
  • You will reside in NSW, Tweed Heads region
  • 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 are willing to undergo a police check and prove that you have the rights to work in Australia

The ideal candidate will have previous experience providing a range of services to clients including undertaking personal care services, transportation to and from appointments, domestic cleaning and preparing light meals. Not only that but will demonstrate passion, enthusiasm and a genuine desire to support our clients live their lives to the fullest.

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.

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

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

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 700 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 24 October 2017

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. 768640.