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Support Assistant Community Care - Casual

Bland Shire Council


Date posted: February 27, 2024

Closes: May 27, 2024

About us

We are Bland Shire Council, a rural Council servicing a small growing community of approximately 5900 residents, centred in West Wyalong, and spread over a large area of 8,558 square kilometres, providing an authentic rural lifestyle with the conveniences of the city well within reach.

Bland Shire Council provides excellent career opportunities across a large range of professions and trades. We provide employment to approximately 135 staff, who are friendly and welcoming of all new employees. We encourage a safe and professional working environment for employees, with an emphasis on customer satisfaction.

The Opportunity

We are currently seeking a casual Support Assistant – Community Care, to assist the Community Care Coordinator and to work with clients to maintain their independence while living in their own homes for as long as possible.

What we are looking for in you

Essential Criteria:

  • Certificate III in Individual Support or willingness to enrol and complete this course
  • Class “C” driver license
  • Current National Police Check and current Working with Children Check
  • Current Provide First Aid Certificate and current CPR
  • Own a roadworthy, well maintained and tidy vehicle, available for use in day to day duties
  • Current Comprehensive Car Insurance

Highly Desirable Criteria:

  • Basic Administration Skills
  • NDIS Worker Screening
  • NDIS Worker Orientation Module

What we have to offer:

As a valued member of our team, you’ll receive the following benefits:

  • Competitive salary and opportunity for salary progression
  • Learning and career development opportunities
  • Subsidised Corporate Uniforms
  • Allowance, overtime and call out penalties when required
  • Hourly rate from $36.80
  • Plus an 11% Council Superannuation contribution

How you can apply:

Before applying, please review the POSITION DESCRIPTION.

Please address the questions on the application page on the website . When responding to the questions, please include detailed relevant examples of your skills and experience.

You'll have the opportunity to attach your cover letter and resume.

For more information regarding the casual Support Assistant – Community Care position, please contact Ruth Manouk on (02) 6972 2266.

We are Bland Shire

A place where people are valued, an environment that is respected, a future that is bright and a community that is proud.


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