Casual Community Care Officer

• Flexible, casual hours
• Rewarding and diverse role
• Provide home care, personal care and respite care to residents of Ararat and surrounds

Posted 08 November 2018 - Closes 29 November 2018

Salary: $52,780.23

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About the role:

We are currently recruiting for a client focused and caring individual to work on a casual basis. You will be required to provide a high quality of care through the provision of domestic assistance and social support to our Home and Community Care (HACC) clients.

Applicants should have excellent interpersonal and communication skills, and an understanding for supporting people in their homes to retain independence through the Active Service Model approach. A Certificate 3 in Home and Community Care or equivalent is required (or currently being studied).

About Us:

Ararat Rural City Council is located 2 hours north west of Melbourne and is growing into a regional centre, a trend which is predicted to continue as more people pursue a tree change lifestyle with all essential services at their fingertips. By working at Ararat Rural City Council, you will be contributing to the provision of services that meet the needs and enrich the lives of the Ararat community.

We recognise that our employees are the key to making a difference and delivering our vision for a vibrant and sustainable community. You will be joining a team that is committed to servicing our community in a friendly and professional way. We offer fantastic employee conditions including a 9 day fortnight, flexible working options, health and wellbeing program, professional development opportunities and much more.

 To Apply:

To apply:
Please click on ‘apply now’ and submit the following:
-          A cover letter
-          Your resume (including 2 work related referees)

For more information, please contact the People & Culture team on (03) 5355 0200 or

Applications close:  Thursday 29 November 2018 at 4.00pm.