Riverwood Community Centre

Aged Care Support Worker

Aged Care Support Worker

Casual with view of permanent part-time

Riverwood Community Centre is a Not for Profit Neighbourhood Centre that has operated in Riverwood for over 40 years, and has an outstanding reputation in working for the local community. We are a diverse organisation, structured and staffed to service a community of all ages and backgrounds.

Opportunity

We are seeking applications from highly motivated, reliable and adaptable candidates who are committed to the provision of quality care and continuous improvement, and also have the capacity to work independently and as part of a team.

The successful candidate will have knowledge of the Wellness and Reablement Approach and able to deliver programs and supports which encourage older people to achieve identified goals and outcomes.

You will be able to build strong, positive relationships with our clients and have exceptional interpersonal and communication skills particularly when working with clients from CALD backgrounds

Responsibilities

Reporting to the Team Leader, the Aged Care Support Worker will be responsible for:

  • Delivering programs and supports designed to enhance physical, social and emotional well-being
  • Operate in a culturally diverse background with clients and team members with a caring and respectful attitude
  • Build rapport with clients by establishing connections and showing genuine interest in their lives
  • Work collaboratively together with others to achieve group goals and objectives
  • Commitment to the provision of quality care and continuous improvement

Requirements for success

To be successful in this role you will you will be passionate about inclusive programs for older people and be intentional to promote and develop opportunities for connectedness, safety, greater choice and autonomy in their daily lives.

To apply for this role please read the Job Description on our website riverwoodcommunity.org.au and email your current resume and an application addressing the essential criteria to Donna.L@riverwoodcommunity.org.au

Only applicants who address the selection criteria will be contacted.

Criminal Record check required.

Position Description: Aged care Support Worker PD

“Proudly delivering accessible, high quality
services in our community since 1974”

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