Care Service Employee - Naroo Hostel - Casual

Applications closing on 06 August 2021, 04:00 PM

If you have a passion for working with the Aged and people living with Dementia and Disabilities, have a kind and caring nature and believe in resident dignity and respect and have an ability to connect and interact demonstrating empathy, understanding and patience, we want to hear from you!

This position is responsible for providing person centred care to older people and people with dementia and disabilities who are receiving residential care in Naroo Hostel.

Certificate III Aged Care/ Individual Support is an essential requirement of the position.  Applicants must have also completed the unit ‘Provide physical assistance with medication’ or be willing to complete within 12 months of commencement.

These positions are casual positions, there are no guaranteed minimum hours per fornight.

Pay rate will be subject to the successful applicant’s experience, Grade 1 $22.64 per hours or Grade 2 24.06 per hour, plus applicable allowances and penalty rates.

Conditions of employment are in accordance with the Local Government, Aged, Disability and Home Care (State) Award.

Gwydir Shire Council is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer and appoints on the basis of merit. Merit is determined by assessing the applicant’s abilities, qualifications, experience, work performance and personal qualities relative to the requirements of the position.

Position information can be obtained from Council’s website  or by phoning Sharon Baker, Naroo and Aged Care Services Manager on (02) 6729 3051 or 0437 134 501. 

Applications, addressing the selection criteria, are to be marked confidential and addressed to the General Manager and emailed to

Applications must be received by 4.00pm Friday 6th August, 2021.