Domestic Care Assistant

  • Company:
    Ability Options
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
  • Job type:
  • Posted:
    3 days ago
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Who Are We?

Ability Options provides employment and disability services to people who need assistance to achieve their aspirations and inclusion the community. We operate services to support people with disabilities and those whose lives are changed as a result of accidents, unemployment and disadvantage.

We are committed to a workplace culture that recognises diversity, equity and human rights. We respect and value the contribution of people from all cultures, backgrounds and beliefs, including Aboriginal and Torres Strait islander people and people with disability. 

The Role

Are you a fun loving and motivated individual with a passion for assisting people? Do you enjoy interacting with people and making the most of every moment and facing the future with possibility thinking? Ability Options is looking for someone like you. 

Domestic Care Assistant’s have the privilege of working alongside people every day to ensure they are living a full and active life both in the community and in their home. As a Domestic Care Assistant, you will support the effective running of our homes through provision of domestic services including meal preparation and cooking, domestic cleaning, laundry, shopping and basic clerical duties.

Do you feel you are a best fit for this role? If so, we can’t wait to meet you as we are seeking Domestic Care Assistant’s to join the team in a permanent capacity. 

Essential Requirements of the role:

  • Experience in providing a high level of domestic assistance to a home, including cleaning and food preparation
  • Experience in adhering to safety and hygiene procedures
  • Experience in working with and supporting a team
  • Current First Aid Certificate (HLTAID003)
  • Working with Children’s Check (for paid employment)
  • Knowledge of the disability sector and of the needs of people living with a disability
  • Willingness to complete a new Police Check
  • Current NSW driver licence (minimum P2)
  • Right to work in Australia
  • Please submit your resume with a covering letter which details your suitability for this diverse and exciting opportunity.

    Why Work for Us?

    When you join Ability Options you will experience a vibrant, values driven organisation where the people we support are at the centre of everything we do.

    In return for your skills and experience you will receive a competitive remuneration package, access to Fitness passport, a rewards and recognition program and the ability to significantly increase your take home pay with not-for profit salary packaging.