Cleaning - Support Worker

Anglicare Southern Queensland

Provide domestic assistance and cleaning support to elderly clients, and those with a disability, enabling them to live the life they want.

  • Build rapport with clients and enjoy helping them be the best they can be
  • Provide excellent client service and care with a motivated, dedicated attitude
  • Work independently within a team of productive, collaborative professionals
About the Position
Anglicare’s South Coast Community Aged & Disability team are key in providing care and support to a range of clients throughout the region.  We work with people to explore new options, open doors and create solutions that enable people to live well in their own homes.
  
We currently have a 12 Month PPT contractual vacancy for a dedicated, reliable and flexible Cleaner (Support Worker).
Please advise your available hours with your application.
  
About You
This is your opportunity to showcase your customer-centered attitude and bring the highest level of care to our clients.  As a motivated and skilled Cleaner, you will offer the following abilities and experience:
  • A background in general domestic cleaning duties
  • Experience in laundry services including washing, folding, sorting and ironing
  • Comfortable in the use of housekeeping equipment and machinery in-line with instructions
  • Able to follow procedure and ensue the clients’ personal preferences are adhered to
  • Confident communicator who can maintain professional boundaries with clients and their families
  • Experience working within designated timeframes
  • An open and enthusiastic manner with a commitment to working with elderly people
  • Demonstrated ability to work effectively in a team environment  
The following will also be required of successful applicants:
  • Queensland Driver Licence and your own, reliable vehicle
  • A current National Police Certificate
  • Physical capability of meeting the requirements of the role
  • A Certificate II or III in Asset Maintenance (Cleaning Operations) will be highly regarded as would a current First Aid Certificate with CPR  
What We Offer
Anglicare is committed to building a highly skilled workforce, assisted by a dedicated management team. This is a unique and special opportunity to join a large, and well-respected non-profit organisation, and be part of its growth and development.  You will be offered:
  • A position that offers variety and challenges along with the support of a passionate and proactive manager
  • A role that makes a difference to someone’s life, helping them to remain safe, healthy and happy
  • The opportunity to work close to home and support your local community
  • Work/life balance with part time hours across weekdays, and some weekends  
What happens now?
Send us your current resume and a Cover Letter explaining your interest in being a Support Services Worker with Anglicare SQ. You will be sent a link to complete a short, 15-minute on-line assessment and shortlisting will take place soon after.  
For further information please contact

Celia Perry
1300 610 610

Applications close 01/06/2020

Anglicare is committed to building an inclusive and diverse workforce and encourages applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, those from cultural and linguistically diverse backgrounds, LGBTIQ+ communities, people with disabilities and people with a lived experience of mental health issues.  We promote a child-safe environment and are committed to providing on-going care and protection.