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Anglican Retirement Villages Care Worker – Mandarin and/or Cantonese-speaking Part Time in Sydney NSW

Anglican Retirement Villages

Branch Sydney NSW AU

Position:
Care Worker – Mandarin and/or Cantonese-speaking
Location:
Sydney NSW

You are qualified in Certificate III in Aged Care, Home & Community Care, Disability or Individual Support or equivalent (desirable), or willing to work towards…

Must be able to converse in either the Mandarin or Cantonese language

  • Permanent part-time positions available
  • Training and professional development available
  • On 1 July 2016 ARV and Anglicare Sydney came together to form one organisation. We are now trading as Anglicare. As a Christian organisation with a heritage of service spanning 160 years, we exist to serve our community, enrich life and share the love of Jesus. Combining our resources and expertise enables us to work even more effectively to meet changing needs as we reach and serve more people at all stages of life.

    To find out more please visit: http://www.anglicancommunityservices.org.au/

    Due to organisational growth, we seek to expand our Anglicare At Home team of professionals to partner in care with clients and their families in the South West of Sydney region (e.g. Liverpool, Cabramatta and Bossley Park areas). Designed to make a genuine difference in the lives of older people, Anglicare At Home aims to support and assist clients to remain in their homes as valued members of our community.

    About the role
    Reporting to the Care Team Manager, you will ensure that clients receive tailored care services in a professional and respectful manner according to documented care plans, company policies and procedures. On a day-to-day basis, you will ensure optimal physical comfort of clients by providing flexible, individualised care to older people with varied needs and backgrounds. You must be able to converse in either the Mandarin or Cantonese language and possess good skills in written and verbal English.

    Duties may include:
    • Personal care such as showering and toileting,
    • Meal preparation and serving,
    • Domestic Assistance, such as light housekeeping,
    • Transport,
    • Respite, and
    • Social support

    About you
    • You have a clear understanding of, and personal commitment to Anglicare’s Mission, Vision and Values.
    • You have a genuine desire to support and care for older people in a cheerful and empathetic manner whilst ensuring the highest standards of care.
    • You have a C Class Motor Vehicle Licence and own a registered and comprehensively insured motor vehicle.
    • You are qualified in Certificate III in Aged Care, Home & Community Care, Disability or Individual Support or equivalent (desirable), or willing to work towards one of these qualifications. Previous experience working in a community-based/aged care service is also desirable though not essential.
    • Your availability will span a minimum of 3 days per week inclusive of a Friday or a Monday and have flexible approach to changing rosters.
    • You are comfortable using a smart phone or have a willingness to learn.
    • You must be able to converse in the either the Mandarin or Cantonese language.

    We are looking for like-minded professionals who share our ambition. If this is you we would love to hear from you.

    Jesus Christ honoured, lives enriched and communities strengthened.

    Applicants are encouraged to apply as soon as possible as applications may be reviewed prior to the closing date; and as such the closing date is subject to change without notice.

    or proceed with Standard Application Form.

    Employment Type: Part Time
    Location: Sydney, NSW, AU
    Posted on: 2017-04-17
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