Overview

Mission Australia

  • Permanent full time and Permanent Part Time role availability
  • Location: Orange NSW 2800
  • Additional Salary packaging benefits
  • Make a meaningful difference to the lives of Australians in need
Life at Mission Australia
When you join the team at Mission Australia, you become part of a community who are determined to end homelessness and ensure people in need can thrive. United by our Christian purpose and values, we stand together with anyone who needs us, for as long as they need us. Find out more

about us

and

our purpose

.

Your Opportunity
This role will build strong positive relationships with our clients and deliver personal care and assistance to meet their individual clinical and lifestyle needs.
Permanent Part time shifts are: Thursday and Friday Morning Shifts – starting at 6:30 am
Permanent Full time shifts: Monday to Wednesday afternoon shifts; starting at 2:30 pm and Thursday and Friday morning shifts starting at 6:30 am
Your key responsibilities will be to:
  • Provide personal care and support to our aged residents
  • Assist with various activities of daily living
  • Administer medication to residents from Webster packs
  • Document all progress notes and keep accurate records
  • Observe the condition/health/wellbeing of residents, reporting any concerns to the RN/CNS
Requirements for Success
  • Experience in aged care or working with clients with challenging behaviours and/or mental health issues
  • Ability to work independently and also be able to work in a team
  • Hold a Certificate IV in Aged Care (Medication Administration) or higher
  • A certificate in Mental Health would be high regarded but is not essential
  • Understanding of WHS and infection control principles
  • Possess well-developed communication and interpersonal skills
  • First aid certificate (desirable)
  • Mandatory Flu and Covid vaccination
  • NDIS Workers Screen clearance (or the willingness to obtain one)
Before starting work with us, you will need to undertake a national police history check, qualifications, referee checks and NDIS.
Our culture
Our innovative and inclusive culture will ensure you feel valued at Mission Australia as you help Australians in need and develop in your career.
We prioritize the safety and wellbeing of everyone, both within our team and the individuals we serve.
We are committed to creating a diverse and inclusive working environment. We actively support and encourage people of all backgrounds; gender, age, ethnicity, race, cultural background, disability, religion, and sexual orientation to submit an application and aim to ensure that the recruitment and employee experience is as accessible and inclusive as possible. So, whoever you are, if you’re skilled and actively support our purpose and values, you would be welcome at Mission Australia.
If you live with disability and require support to submit your application, please email

talentattraction@missionaustralia.com.au

or visit our

Careers page

for additional contact details.

If you need support to submit your application, please email

talentattraction@missionaustralia.com.au

.

Your benefits
  • Rewarding work – every day you know you’re making a real difference
  • Not-for-profit salary packaging, reducing your tax (details via

    AccessPay)
  • Generous discounts with health insurance and major retailers
  • Free external, confidential counselling and access to

    chaplaincy support

    .

How to apply
To be considered for this opportunity, please click ‘Apply for this job’. As a committed

Circle Back Initiative

employer, we will respond to your application.

For further information regarding working with us, visit

Working for Mission Australia.
Applications will be shortlisted as they are received. Please apply as soon as possible to be considered. Thank you.

Tagged as: Non-profit and NGO