Support Services 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 Role
Anglicare’s Cleveland Community Aged & Disability service offers a range of supports and assistance to a variety of local residents, including help at home, social inclusion and community connectedness. We are looking for people who can provide practical and emotional help to others, calling on their own real-life experiences to build rapport and relationships.

We currently have a Part Time vacancy for a dedicated, reliable and flexible Cleaner/Support Services Worker to provide support throughout the Cleveland area, working a minimum of 40 hours per fortnight.

We will require you to advise your work availability in your application letter or resume.
  
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 ensure 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:
  • Current Blue Card (Working with Children) with Yellow Card Exemption
  • 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  
What We Offer
Anglicare is committed to building a highly skilled workforce, assisted by a dedicated management team.  We support our staff with learning and development initiatives, an employee benefits program and progressive human resources management strategies, and are recognised as a leading employer in the non-profit sector.  You will also enjoy:
  • 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  
What happens now?
Send us your current resume and a Cover Letter explaining your interest in working with Anglicare SQ. If you are successful in progressing to the next stage, you will be sent a link to complete a short, 15-minute on-line assessment (after the closing date) and shortlisting will take place soon after.

For further information please contact
Stacey Konias
1300 610 610

Applications close 13/07/2020
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.