661819 - Service Support Worker - Bundaberg

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
Located in the beautiful town of Bundaberg We currently have a casual vacancy for a dedicated, reliable and flexible Support Service Worker to join our team at our Meilene residential aged care facility. 

About You

This is your opportunity to showcase your customer-centred 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:
  
  • 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:

  • Working with dedicated professionals under a supportive and engaged manager in a family-focused facility
  • Developing skills within the growing sector of Aged Care
  • Career progression and development in the form of internal and external training
  • Salary Packaging available!
  
  
What happens now?
Send us your current resume and a Cover Letter explaining your interest in being a Cleaner with Anglicare SQ. 
For further information please contact
Neva Wallace: 4335 2200


Applications close 19 Jan 2021

Shortlisted applicants will be asked to complete a Pre-Employment Assessment that requires disclosure of pre-existing injuries, illnesses or conditions that could reasonably be aggravated by performing the duties of this position.
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.

The blue card system changed on the 31 August 2020. From then, anyone working with children will need to have a valid blue card before they begin work.

We will not consider any candidate who does not hold a valid Blue Card.
Find out more here:

https://www.qld.gov.au/law/laws-regulated-industries-and-accountability/queensland-laws-and-regulations/regulated-industries-and-licensing/blue-card/system/review/no-card-no-start
Anglicare Southern Queensland is a Child Safe Organisation.