Administration Officer


mecwacare is seeking an experienced Administration Officer to join its Home Care Packages (HCP) team.

  • Full - Time Position
  • Malvern Location
  • Generous Salary Packaging
  • Full - Time Position - 3 Year Contract
  • Malvern Location
  • Generous Salary Packaging
mecwacare is seeking an experienced Administration Officer to join its Home Care Packages (HCP) team. In this role, you will provide day to day administration support to our HCP team to enable provision of high-quality services to clients to assist them to continue living at home.
To apply for this position, it is essential you possess the following:
  • Strong IT skills including Microsoft Office suite;
  • Experience in providing office administrative support;
  • Experience in processing invoices;
  • High degree of accuracy with attention to detail;
  • Excellent communication skillsand ability to communicate with people of diverse cultural backgrounds;
  • Effective organisational and time management skills; Demonstrated ability to contribute positively to a team environment.
The following skills and experiences are desirable but not essential:
  • Understanding of Aged Care and Disability sector;
  • Experience using carelink+ client database;
  • Demonstrated experience in a similar role
  • Practiced skills in customer service
  • Minimum typing speed of 60wpm.*
*Candidates will be tested at interview stage.
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 15,600 people each week across greater Melbourne and regional Victoria through a highly-integrated service network operated by more than 1,700 employees and 450 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 Magali Kaplan – Regional Manager, Home Care Packages on 03 8573 4753
Applications Close: 5pm, Monday, 13 January 2020.