Vision Australia is seeking experienced Home Care
Packages Community Carers operating out of the Ringwood area!
We will train you in how to support older
clients who are blind or have low vision.
is paid between clients.
Salary Packaging Benefits
Vision Australia is a respected leading
national provider of blindness and low vision services in Australia. We work in
partnership with Australians who are blind or have low vision to help them
achieve the possibilities they choose in life.
We support more than 27,500 people of all
ages and life stages, and circumstances. We do this through 28 Vision Australia
centres in Victoria, New South Wales, the Australian Capital Territory,
Queensland, South Australia and Western Australia; 30 clinics; and through
outreach programs in the Northern Territory and Tasmania.
Home Care Packages Community Carer at Vision Australia you will support clients
to live the life they choose. This may include the following activities to name
Companionship, Group outings and or Carer Respite.
Assist clients to be involved in meaningful
Assisting consumers with domestic tasks
such as laundry, ironing, meal preparation, vacuuming, mopping, sweeping,
dusting, bed linen changes, bath, toilet and shower cleaning and reaching up to
Assisting consumers with shopping, paying
accounts, monitoring consumers safety and well-being, transferring consumers
from chair to bed/chair and supporting consumers when unstable with mobility;
Complying with the Care Workers Manual, you
will work with the Team Leader in ensuring the client’s services are being
delivered correctly and in accordance with their wishes.
be successful in this role you will have:
Certificate III in Aged Care, or the
willingness to undertake studies to achieve this minimum
Level 2 First Aid Certificate or current
Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) certificate, or the willingness to
undertake studies to achieve this minimum
Able to travel independently
A genuine commitment to support elderly
people in their home and an understanding of the importance of the HCP program
Prior experience of working with people who
have dementia is favourable
as part of Vision Australia you will enjoy a values based organisation with
Friendly values based working environments
Generous salary packaging options
Exciting career paths
Exceptional professional development
Flexible working arrangements
We’re always on the lookout for energetic,
motivated people who share our values to be Person Centred, Accountable,
Collaborative, Commercially Focused and Agile.
this sounds like you please contact Meghan Hird – 0438915773 or email
As part of Vision Australia’s commitment to
being an inclusive employer and embedding a culture where staff, volunteers and
clients can be themselves and feel safe, and to protecting the best interests
and safety of children and vulnerable people, successful applicants will be
subject to a number of pre-employment checks including criminal history and
working with children.
For more information about working at
Vision Australia go to www.visionaustralia.org/careers