- Job posted on: 28th Jul 2021
- Applications close:
We have outstanding opportunities for passionate and experienced people to work with a highly reputable and iconic community services organisation. The Care Manager Carer Support Ageing supports and maintains care relationships between carers and consumers, through providing good quality respite care for frail, older clients aged 65 years and over (or 50 years and over for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people), so that regular carers can take a break from their caring responsibilities. Respite care is provided through the following programmes.
We're looking for motivated people who have a genuine interest in and commitment to working with vulnerable people in our community. You will have a tertiary qualification in Social Work, Community Services or equivalent (desirable) and experience working in an aged care setting. Empathy, resilience, outstanding personal qualities and a preference for working within a collaborative team environment are qualities that will succeed in the role.
If this sounds like you, find out more or apply today. Please upload the following as part of your application:
Janice Parfitt on 0412 468 371 during business hours
At Uniting we are passionate about working together to inspire people, enliven communities and confront injustice.
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Uniting is a child safe organisation and is committed in everyday practice to ensure the safety and wellbeing of all children, at all times. As a ‘child safe’ organisation, employment with Uniting is subject to a satisfactory national (and international where relevant) police check and Working With Children Check (in Victoria) and/or Working With Vulnerable People Check (in Tasmania) prior to commencement of any paid or unpaid work and/or participation in any service or undertaking.
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