Support Worker - Commonwealth Home Support Program CHSP

Job No: ANT544
Location: Alice Springs

Support Worker Commonwealth Home Support Program CHSP - Based in Alice Springs - Part Time Permanent

About Us

Anglicare NT is a respected provider of quality human services across urban, regional and remote area. Anglicare NT offers a range of career opportunities in the community and social services sector in a diverse range of fields such as children and youth, family relationships and counselling, out of home care, refugee and migrant, corporate services, financial counselling, mental health, disability and home care, social enterprises and specialist homelessness services.

Anglicare NT offers great benefits including a commitment to further training and development options, flexible working conditions, five (5) week’s annual leave and a strengths based environment. We also offer great salary packaging options that can significantly increase your take home pay.

Our motto of Respect, Fairness and Community articulates our values of cultural respect, social justice and partnership. By living our values, we work to achieve excellent outcomes and make a lasting difference in the lives of Territorians.

About the Position

The Alice Springs Commonwealth Home Support Program CHSP provides flexible, coordinated and integrated support services to older people.

We are seeking energetic, committed and skilled support workers to provide home care services that make a difference in the lives of older people in the Alice Springs region. You will work individually and as a team to provide consumer directed support services that assist each person to live independently in their home and to participate fully in their community.

You will preferably have previous experience in a similar role; good written and verbal communication skills; basic computer skills. You will also need to have use of a road worthy registered vehicle and current NT drivers license.

Please note: It is a requirement that prior to commencing in this role, you must possess a Working with Children (Ochre Card),  a National Criminal History Check (within 3 months) and a current Northern Territory manual driver’s licence.

To view the full position description, click here and as part of the recruitment process you will be required to address the key selection criteria on the online application.  Applications will be assessed upon receipt.

For further information regarding this exciting role please contact Rene Gates on 08 8902 9342.

Experience of working closely with and having a strong understanding of Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander culture would be considered an advantage.  For more information on our Reconciliation Action Plan click here

Anglicare NT is a Child Safe, Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) employer and strongly encourage Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people to apply.

To view our other available vacancies please visit our careers website at http://www.anglicare-nt.org.au/vacancies/

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