Local Helper (Melbourne,VIC)

Aimbig Employment

We have a great opportunity for a Local Helper around Melbourne.

Have you recently lost your job? Are you suffering from anxiety or depression? Do you have a disability or mental health condition?
  
At AimBig Employment we connect people seeking sustainable and meaningful work with the right employers. We strongly value diversity and inclusion through our commitment to the principles of Equal Employment Opportunity.

We have a great opportunity for a Local Helper around Melbourne.

About the Role:
  • Friend and primary supporter to one or more​ ​older people
  • Support to provide may range from the following:
    • Companionship and Social Support through friendly phone calls
    •  Tech Help to stay connected
    • Over-the-Phone help setting up home monitoring
    • Delivering bare necessities such as groceries
  • Get to know to older participants, develop a friendly relationship with them, and learn from them
  • Training and support will be provided to equip you with the skills needed for the role
About You:
  • No relevant experience needed, but you should be between 18-25 years of age and currently looking for work
  • Friendly, outgoing and enthusiastic 
  • Patient, understanding and able to communicate effectively with older people
  • Well-presented, polite and respectful of older community members
  • Reliable, punctual and able to commit to providing consistent support to the older people you work with
  • Flexible and able to exercise initiative to adapt the support you provide to older participants when their needs or wishes change
  • Good at managing your time and juggling competing priorities
  • Interested in learning about older people’s lives, stories, and experiences, and in being a champion for them to live active and full lives
  • Ready to learn and grow your skills in practical support and interpersonal communication, particularly with diverse audiences
For AimBig Employment, helping people is our number one priority. Whether it’s a physical (musculoskeletal) injury, a mental health issue, a disability or a health condition, our speciality is you and your capacity to work. That’s why we look at the whole ‘you’ to help you back to work in a job that’s right for you.

Take the first step into a great job today – APPLY NOW to let us help you on your journey to meaningful work!

For application enquiries, you may call 1300 346 555