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Reference Number 13956
Position Title Community Support Worker | Ellenbrook to Forrestfield
Employment Type Part Time
Division Juniper Community
Region Community North
Position Summary

What's on offer:

  • Attractive rate of pay ($25.08 ph + 70c per km)
  • Salary Sacrifice of $15,900 p/a, increase your take home pay
  • Independent role supported by a friendly team 
  • Excellent training opportunities and ongoing development

We are seeking caring individuals with a mature outlook who understand the importance of offering quality support to our elderly clients in their own homes.

Juniper provides services in the community between the hours of 7am - 9pm Monday to Sunday and we are seeking experienced carers for a part time position in the Eastern suburbs of Perth.

On offer for the successful candidate will be a part-time position working Monday to Friday covering Ellenbrook, The Vines, Swan View, Forrestfield, Kalamunda and surrounding areas. Most work will be allocated between the hours of 7am and 3pm. Evening and weekend relief work may also be available.

Duties and responsibilities of these roles include:

  • Personal care, including showering, dressing, continence care
  • Assisting high care Clients with activities of daily living
  • Assisting Clients with domestic duties, meal preparation and other household tasks to ensure safe and hygienic living conditions in their own homes
  • Adherence to Client Care Plan
  • Assist Client with administration of correct medication

Skills and Knowledge Required:

  • Past experience working in the Community (Aged Care or similar)
  • Cert III in Individual Support (desirable)
  • Dementia Care experience (desirable)
  • Current First Aid  (desirable)
  • Hoists and catheter training (desirable)
  • Understanding of the Wellness approach to client care

A reliable vehicle, current police clearance and WA drivers licence are essential. 

Juniper is a leading provider of care, accommodation and support services for older Western Australians. We are a values driven, community benefit organisation that excels in social enterprise for the benefit of all people. Our response to increasing need encompasses a strong presence throughout metropolitan Perth and in the Kimberley, Mid-West, Wheatbelt, South West and Great Southern regions, giving us one of the largest care footprints in Australia. We believe in celebrating life, and strive to add value to the communities in which we operate, where our staff and volunteers work to deliver our Vision and Mission.

People of all ages are encouraged to apply. Juniper may commence the recruitment process prior to the advertised closing date

Selection Criteria Essential: Do you have a valid WA Driver's Licence and reliable vehicle?
Contact Person Gail Marley
Contact Number (08) 9240 0318
Alternate Contact Person Chris Corder
Alternate Contact Number (08) 9240 0335
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Please note that this position will close at 11:45pm on the closing date.
Please ensure your application is added before this time as we do not accept late applications.
Juniper reserves the right to close advertising without prior notice.