Position Details
Reference Number 19770
Position Title Support Worker
Employment Type Permanent Part Time
Location Various Locations
Classification Banded Employee - Band 2
Hours Per Week 15
Advertisement • Multiple positions

Are you passionate about making a difference to the lives of older people, people with disabilities and their carers? Are you a dynamic person capable of working in an environment of significant change and reform?

Whitehorse City Council is offering committed, caring and positive people the opportunity to join their Home and Community Care team working as a Support Worker. These positions play a vital role in supporting Whitehorse’s elderly residents, their carer givers and people with a disability to live active, engaged and independent lives.

The successful candidates will have the following:
• Certificate III in Home and Community Care or Aged Care
• Experience in monitoring and assisting clients with dementia or disabilities,
• Demonstrated ability to work effectively with frail older people, people with disabilities and their carers and people from diverse backgrounds.
• Demonstrated understanding of safe food handling techniques.
• Excellent Customer Service. Good verbal and written communication skills.
• A valid Victorian Drivers licence
• Permanent access to a roadworthy and insured vehicle
• Current CPR and First Aid Certificate

Applications must include a covering letter, resume and address the Key Selection Criteria to be considered. Enquiries should be directed to Sharyn Davey-Sharman, Coordinator In Home Support Services on 9262 6110.
Contact Person Sharyn Davey-Sharman
Contact Number 92626449
Closing Date 31/01/2019
Position Description Position Description-Support Worker-FINAL.docx