Community Care Support Worker – Bendigo

  • Company:
    Australian Home Care
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
  • Job type:
  • Posted:
    2 days ago
  • Category:
    Social Care

About Bendigo 

Bendigo is a beautiful vintage town with a strong gold mining history. This up-and-coming town is a cultural hub known for its museums, artwork, and heritage. Home to award winning wineries such as Killecrankine Wines and European-style bars & restaurants in hidden laneways, Bendigo offers all the city perks as well as a relaxed and laid-back atmosphere and is just a 2-hour drive from the bustling city of Melbourne.

Who We Are  

Zenitas Healthcare is a community-based healthcare provider. We help our clients and communities live healthier and happier lives, so they can thrive. We offer community-based healthcare in primary care, allied health, home care and mobile health and for all ages and life stages.

We have grown through acquisitions of like-minded, customer-focused businesses which includes:

  • Accommodation & Care Solutions (ACARES) 
  • Australian Home Care Service (AHCs) 
  • Comrec 
  •  Orion Services 
  • We provide personal and aged care, disability services and accommodation, general practice medicine, physiotherapy, occupational therapy, podiatry, speech pathology, and dietetic services. 

    About the Opportunities  

    We currently have multiple vacancies across all various parts of the Bendigo region. Working with the Australian Home Care team, you will be assisting our client as a Community Care Support Worker. You will visit our clients in their home to provide the vital support that enables them to maintain their independence and remain in the comfort of their own home. 

    Each day may be different, but your core responsibilities will likely include: 

  • Complex Personal Care
  • Client specific care tasks – manual handling, bowel care, catheter care, peg feeding etc.
  • Variety of shifts, short and long – AM/PM/Sleepovers weekdays and weekends 
  • About You  

    We are looking for a passionate and reliable person who enjoys helping to improve the life of others. To do well in this role, you will have at least 1-2 years of experience in the field working as a Support Worker and Certificate III (or higher) in Disability Care, Home & Community Care, Aged Care or Individual Support. 

    What We Offer  

    We believe our people are the key to our success, and we foster a supportive, friendly and creative working environment. Our human-centric business philosophy also means that we learn from each other, celebrate each other’s successes, and achieve great results by working together. 

    We offer you: 

  • Flexibility in the hours you work to balance work from home life 
  • Ability to have an impact on your clients’ lives 
  • Opportunity to gain further training and professional development 
  • Great work culture 
  • A large focus on the health and well being of our staff 
  • What’s Next  

    Zenitas prides itself on being an equal opportunity employer. We encourage applications from all backgrounds, ages and gender as well as people who identify as First Peoples, LGBTIQ+ and people with a disability.

    If you think this role might be for you, we want to hear from you. Please click apply.

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