Are you looking to make a meaningful impact on the lives of those in need in Brisbane South? Wesley Mission Queensland, a renowned not-for-profit community service provider, is seeking dedicated Care Workers to join our mission of delivering excellence in community support, mental health and disability services, aged and palliative care, as well as retirement living across Queensland.
About Wesley Mission Queensland
With a history deeply rooted in compassion and care, Wesley Mission Queensland stands as a beacon of hope for individuals and families facing various challenges. Our core values, including Innovation, Hope, Integrity, Compassion, Justice, Empowerment, and Respect, guide us in our pursuit of creating a more compassionate, just, and inclusive society.
At Wesley Mission Queensland, we embrace diversity and foster an inclusive community that welcomes individuals from all backgrounds and faiths. If you are passionate about making a positive difference and believe in the power of hope, consider joining our team and becoming part of a story you’ll be proud to share.
The Role: Care Worker in Brisbane South
As a Care Worker at Wesley Mission Queensland, your role will be both rewarding and impactful. You’ll have the opportunity to bring your compassion and skills to the forefront as you work closely with clients in their homes and communities. Whether you’re assisting with personal care and medication, providing social support, engaging clients in community activities, performing light housekeeping, shopping, or assisting with transportation, your contributions will directly enhance the lives of those we serve.
- Assistance with Personal Care and Medication: Ensure clients receive the essential care they need.
- Social Support and Community Engagement: Foster connections and promote a sense of belonging within the community.
- Light Housekeeping: Help clients maintain a clean and comfortable living environment.
- Shopping: Assist with grocery shopping and errands.
- Assistance with Transport: Enable clients to access essential services and activities.
Qualifications and Requirements
- Certificate III in Individual Support or a similar qualification.
- Cert III Traineeship Program Available: If you’re not yet qualified, we offer opportunities for growth.
- Good communication and interpersonal skills.
- Proof of a comprehensively insured and registered motor vehicle.
- Current QLD Driver’s Licence.
- Proof of COVID-19 Vaccination, including the recent booster.
Why Choose Wesley Mission Queensland
At Wesley Mission Queensland, we are dedicated to supporting our team members’ growth, well-being, and authenticity. As part of our commitment to providing a supportive work environment, we offer:
- Support from our Employee Wellbeing Program – recognized as a Mental Health First Aid Skilled Workplace.
- Access to salary packaging benefits that increase your take-home pay.
- Discounts on allied health services, including nutrition, physiotherapy, occupational therapy, and remedial massage.
- Discounts on private health insurance, gym memberships, and travel.
- Flexible working hours, and where applicable, a hybrid working strategy.
Additionally, for new employees joining our Residential Aged Care, Community Aged Care, Hopewell Hospice, Hummingbird House, NDIS Community Support, and Specialist Disability Accommodation teams, we offer a bonus of $250 at commencement and $500 at 12 months. To determine your eligibility, contact our Talent Acquisition Team at [email protected].
Embracing Diversity and Reconciliation
Wesley Mission Queensland is committed to promoting diversity and reconciliation. We believe in equal and inclusive opportunities for all, with a focus on enhancing opportunities for Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander People. As a demonstration of our commitment to Reconciliation, we encourage applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples.
We also respectfully acknowledge the Traditional Custodians of the lands on which we work and live. We honor the efforts of Elders, both past and present, in preserving and promoting Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander cultures for future generations.
Please note that as part of your application process, you will be required to provide evidence of your COVID-19 vaccination status in compliance with Legislation, Health Directives, and WMQ Policy.
Join Wesley Mission Queensland in our mission to create a more compassionate and inclusive society. Make a difference where it matters most.