Why join us?We have a long history of providing exceptional care that empowers older people to live a full life.  As a not-for-profit aged care provider, we're able to invest in providing an exceptional experience to our clients as well as support and develop our frontline staff to achieve this.  When you join us, you will be provided with a competitive rate of pay with shift allowances, not-for-profit salary packaging benefits, a mobile phone, paid kilometres, a uniform and the support of a wonderful leadership team and colleagues. The roleOur Home Care services empower older people to live at home independently and safely.  You will take the lead to support and provide individualised care tailored to the needs of each client and their families.       Your role will include:Domestic assistance, including cleaning, washing and care of petsMeal assistance, including shopping, meal preparation and help with eatingTransport and accompaniment, including shopping trips and appointmentsSocial support & activities, including outings and social activitiesPersonal care, including grooming, bathing, dressing and toiletingProvide support for health conditions, including skin care, medication reminders and diabetes managementAssistance with mobility including using mechanical lifting aids  About youTo be a Home Care provider you will be of a compassionate and supportive nature to assist our elderly clients to live as independently as possible at home, listening to their individual needs and tailoring the services to achieve their best possible living standards. In addition, you will have:A desire to help improve the lives of the elderly and their familiesCompassionate interpersonal skills and an empathy with older peopleCertificate III in Aged Care / Disability Support or related fieldPrior experience in a similar role in the community/home careCurrent driver's license and car with comprehensive insuranceTime management skillsAbility to work with minimal to no supervisionAble to provide evidence of Covid-19 vaccinations About Southern Cross Care (NSW & ACT)We are a not-for-profit organisation with a mission to empower older people to ‘live life to the full’. For the last 50 years our name has been trusted by the community to provide care and support for thousands of people in over 40 locations across NSW and the ACT. We have a passion for providing the best care with clinical excellence. We offer person-centred care services to meet individual needs and preferences in residential aged care as well as in-home care. At SCC, people are at the heart of everything we do. We support our employees to excel! 20 AUD Australia - NSW Sydney CBD, Inner West & Eastern Suburbs Strathfield 2135