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Aged Care Worker - Multiple Languages

Location:
Parramatta & Western Suburbs  
Employment Type:
CA - Casual  
Department:
Community Care Workers - AC
Supporting Documentation:

About Us

SydWest Multicultural Services is committed to providing gold standard culturally sensitive and comprehensive aged care services to Seniors. As an organisation we embrace our vales of Accountability, Collaboration and Excellence into our practice and service every day. SydWest is here to make a difference in our clients lives by building their capacity and assisting in engaging with their communities.

We are an innovative employer of choice, with passionate, qualified and experienced bilingual and bicultural staff who are sensitive to the languages and cultures of the communities we represent. Please check our website for all the benefits we offer; https://www.sydwestms.org.au/get-involved/employment-opportunities


Role

SydWest Multicultural Services have opportunities for confident, reliable and passionate Aged Care Workers to join our Aged Care team and provide in-home care services to seniors located in Blacktown, Parramatta, Hills Shire & Cumberland LGAs This role operates in our remote Community Home Care workforce team. Our Care Support staff provide a range of basic to complex support services to elderly clients wishing to stay at home and avoid premature or inappropriate long-term residential care.


Key Accountabilities

  • Providing the very best in-home care and support to Seniors in line with their personalised care plans
  • Providing personal care, including bathing, dressing, personal hygiene and grooming
  • Undertake domestic duties which includes light housework, laundry assistance and meal preparation
  • Assistance with activities of daily living & support duties such as shopping & transport
  • Social Support & Home Respite
  • Maintenance of appropriate documentation as required


Essential Criteria

  • Bilingual - Fluency in Italian, Spanish, Maltese, Korean, Mandarin, Hindi & Tamil is desirable, but all languages are welcome.
  • Willingness to travel to Blacktown, Parramatta, Hills Shire & Cumberland LGAs
  • Understanding of the needs of vulnerable seniors from diverse backgrounds
  • Unrestricted working rights in Australia
  • Driver’s license and a reliable registered and fully insured vehicle to transport clients
  • Access and ability to use Smart Phone & Internet
  • Minimum availability 24 hours per week between Monday – Friday
  • Flexibility to work a variety of shifts, including weekends
  • Current First Aid Certificate or willingness to obtain one
  • Australian National Police check*
  • Working with Children Check*
  • Effective verbal and written communication skills to engage effectively with a broad audience
  • Ability to work autonomously supporting seniors living within their own homes

The ideal candidates will have good verbal and written communication skills, and a caring nature.

What we can offer you:

  • A place where you can be valued and appreciated through rewards and recognition
  • Comprehensive Training and Development
  • Minimum availability 24 hours per week
    between Monday – Friday (few weekend shifts are also available)
  • Work with a professional and dedicated team

How to apply:

If this role interests you, please apply by clicking the Apply Now Button. 

SydWest Multicultural Services adheres to the principles and practices of equal employment opportunity, workplace health and safety and is a child safe organisation.