CARE STAFF – AGED CARE SERVICES & DISABILITY SERVICES – Brisbane/Townsville/Innisfail/Gordonvale/Cairns/Mareeba

Be part of a dynamic team with a rewarding career making a big impact on the lives of everyday people.

We are one of the largest and fastest growing service providers based in Cairns with branches across Queensland.

St Johns Community Care is a market leader in providing our staff with a very unique comprehensive induction and training.

Ask yourself these questions; & if you answer YES. This is for you

 Do you have a caring nature?

 You would like to make a difference & enhance a life?

 Excellent interpersonal skills?

 Ability to work in a team

 A Certificate III in Aged Care or Disabilities OR a willingness to obtain this qualification.

 The Role

• Provide assistance to individuals, families and primary carers to maintain their independence and quality of life whilst living in the community.

• Deliver flexible and responsible range of support services which include domestic assistance, cooking, personal assistance, social and community access.

• Providing hands-on care, suitable for people who can perform manual handling including bending, lifting and transferring clients.

• Creating a pleasant environment for our clients.

• Provide a customer focused service to clients and to work alongside their carers, families & other providers as outlined in clients care plan.

A day in the life of a Care Worker with St Johns Community Care

The St John’s working environment is challenging and diverse. We work with a wide range of clients, from frail aged to younger people with disabilities and their carers.

We need your talents to assist with showering clients, taking them shopping or completing other daily living activities, outings, house cleaning, meal preparation and the list goes on. No two days are alike and the clients provide us with great conversation, stimulation and humour.

We offer ongoing education and training opportunities. “As Care Workers we are supported by a crew of professionals including but not limited to our immediate Coordinators, Managers, Rosters and Finance, who we can contact anytime for support and advice”.

What our Care Workers say

“I came to St John’s as a Care Worker, providing care and service to our clients. I was given the opportunity to progress to a Team Leader then Coordinator. My background gives me the knowledge to know what challenges our Care Workers face each day and what suits our clients and their supporting networks”

Mike – 12 Years with St John’s

“I have only been working with St John’s for two months and love the individuality of clients, their life stories and experience. I am learning so much”

Hana

What our Clients say

“The best thing about St John’s is their compassion and understanding” – Younger Client with Disability

“They help me to remain in my own home by helping with my housework and shopping. They keep me young” – Aged Care Client

The successful applicant will be required to undertake St John’s Community Care one day unpaid training in their own time.

St John’s Community Care is an Equal Employment Organisation

DOWNLOAD CARE WORKER APPLICATION KIT

Email recruitment@sjccl.org.au, or Phone (07) 4039 9700

 

 

St John’s Community Care Ltd is an Equal Employment Organisation

An Activity of the Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of Australia