Meals on Wheels Driver

Mecwacare

Seeking a Meals on Wheels Driver to join our Home Care Services team.

  • Casual Position
  • South Eastern Suburbs
  • Training Provided
  • Casual Position
  • South Eastern Suburbs
  • Training Provided
 
mecwacare is seeking a Meals on Wheels Driver to join our Home Care Services team. This role is responsible for home delivering meals to individual clients or groups who are frail, aged or persons with a disability, in accordance with the assessed care plans.
 
Specific Duties include: 
  • Load eskies into the car for delivery of meals.
  • Delivers meals to clients in their own homes.
  • Provide clients with precooked meals.
  • Ad hoc cleaning tasks.
 
Essential: 
  • Current driver’s license and car.
  • Excellent customer service skills.
  • Satisfactory completion of National Police Record Check.
 
Desirable: 
  • Experience in working with aged clients.
  • Strong communication skills.
  • Good time management skills.
 
mecwacare is a leading not-for-profit organisation with a reputation for excellence. We have provided care to the Victorian community since 1959, offering residential aged care, home care packages, respite care, in-home support, community housing, community programs, disability and nursing services. We provide optimal choice for people of all ages, irrespective of financial, religious, cultural or lifestyle background.
 
mecwacare cares for more than 16,500 people each week across greater Melbourne and regional Victoria through a highly-integrated service network operated by more than 2,000 employees and 500 volunteers. Our staff are culturally and linguistically diverse, representing 89 nationalities and speaking 98 languages. Our organisation believes in responding to the changing needs of the community and actively encourages and supports continuous improvement, innovation and safe service delivery.
 
mecwacare offers opportunities for professional development, with an ongoing learning culture and supportive team environment. If you are looking for a caring work environment, are driven to provide high quality care and wish to benefit from our generous salary packaging options, please contact us. All successful applicants will need to undergo a Police Check.
 
Enquiries to Sharron Gregory – Centre Manager, South East Region on 03 5941 5454
 
Application Closes: 5 pm, Monday, 5 April 2020.