Domestic Care Assistants Traineeships (Ballina)

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As Australia’s first member-owned wellbeing company Australian Unity are dedicated to helping people thrive. We put our people first, customers, clients, partners and communities.

The Home Care service program delivers in-home support services to aging clients to help them live independently, supported and empowered, within their own homes and communities.

In these unprecedented times, we must do what we do best: We connect. We Respect. We make it possible.


This is your opportunity to commence your career in the Aged & Disability Care Sector. You will initially be employed as a  Domestic Care Assistant with the opportunity to commence a traineeship and obtain your Certificate 3 in Individual Support after 3 months of employment. These part-time roles are based in the Far North Coast region of Ballina.

What does your new role look like?

  • You will be providing support to clients with domestic assistance duties such as cleaning, laundry and meal preparation
  • You will provide assistance with transportation for your clients to appointments and for shopping and leisure outings
  • You will build and maintain strong and effective relationships with clients and their families
  • You will adhere to health and safety guidelines and policies to keep yourself and our clients safe

  • Previous experience working in a customer-centric role and industry
  • Some experience in working with, living with or caring for someone with additional needs
  • Flexibility to work rosters between Monday to Friday
  • A current Australian Driver’s License and access to a reliable, comprehensively insured vehicle 

  • Yearly Paid Community Day
  • Competitive Remuneration
  • Flexible Work Options – We believe in a work life balance and flexibility that allows people to thrive at work
  • Permanent Part Time Job – stable hours and roster
  • Supported learning and development program – a Career and not just a Job

  • We’re all about lifelong learning
  • We’re all about supporting your wellbeing
  • We take care of our people, they take care of our customers
  • We’re all about making a bigger difference together
  • A career within our sector can provide an exciting new pathway for people in these unprecedented times.

    We are here to make a difference every day, small things, big things and everything in between. We encourage you to join our team in this meaningful journey and make a difference in your local community.

    If you want to join a team which makes a real difference within an essential service, apply today!

    Australian Unity is an Equal Opportunity employer and we encourage applications from all members of the community, including people of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander descent, culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds and, mature aged people. To view our Reconciliation Action Plan, please click