About the Position
The idyllic Brisbane seaside suburb of Manly is home to the Edwin Marsden Tooth Memorial Residential Aged Care home and a series of modern, bungalow-style independent living units known as Lota Court. The large landscaped grounds also house the heritage listed Georgian-style Lota House. EM Tooth provides excellent 24 hour nursing and care assistance for the elderly, with special accommodation and recreational amenities also available for those with dementia.
We are currently looking for a Support Services Worker/Cleaner to join the team and cover scheduled and unplanned leave on a casual basis, so it essential that you be available on short notice. The role is responsible for providing high quality cleaning services in rostered areas of the facility. The Support Services Worker/Cleaner role, in conjunction with other roles in the facility, encourages physical and social independence; supports a safe home-like environment and safeguards the dignity and privacy of residents.
As a motivated and skilled Cleaner, you will offer the following abilities and experience:
A background in general domestic cleaning duties
Experience in laundry services including washing, folding, sorting and ironing
Able to follow procedure and ensue the residents personal preferences are adhered to
Comfortable in the use of housekeeping equipment and machinery in-line with instructions
Confident communicator who can maintain professional boundaries with residents and their families
Experience working within designated timeframes
An open and enthusiastic manner with a commitment to working with elderly people
Demonstrated ability to work effectively in a team environment
With a professional manner and friendly disposition, you must be willing and able to work varied shifts including weekends if required.
The following will also be required of successful applicants:
A current National Police Certificate
Physical capability of meeting the requirements of the role
A Certificate II or III in Asset Maintenance (Cleaning Operations) will be highly regarded
What We Offer
Anglicare is committed to building a highly skilled workforce, assisted by a dedicated management team. We support our staff with learning and development initiatives, an employee benefits program and progressive human resources management strategies, and are recognised as a leading employer in the non-profit sector. You will also enjoy:
A position that offers variety and challenges along with the support of a passionate and proactive manager
Making a difference to someone’s life, helping them to remain safe, healthy and happy
Consistent and ongoing opportunities to learn, grow and develop skills
Casual hours for work and life balance
Show Your Interest
Apply now and be rewarded with a position that directly and positively influences the quality of life for our clients; working within an organisation that values your professional contribution and personal well-being.
Anglicare is committed to building an inclusive and diverse workforce and encourages applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, those from cultural and linguistically diverse backgrounds, LGBTIQ+ communities, people with disabilities and people with a lived experience of mental health issues. We promote a child-safe environment and are committed to providing on-going care and protection.
JOB NUMBER S4067
For further information please contact
Glenda Phillips on[Login to get contact number]
Applications close Monday 15th July 2019
Shortlisted applicants will be asked to complete a Pre-Employment Assessment that requires disclosure of pre-existing injuries, illnesses or conditions that could reasonably be aggravated by performing the duties of this position.