City of Glen Eira

Published on 11 years ago

Location: Caulfield

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City of Glen Eira

Position : In Home Support – Respite Care
Location : Caulfield 3162
Industries : Other/Not Classified
Job Status/Type : Part Time

In Home Support – Respite Care

About the Job

In Home Support – Respite Care

  • Are you looking for a job that makes a difference?
  • Do you want to work for an employer that cares about its staff and the community as a whole?
  • Are you looking for flexible working hours and the ability to work close to home?

Glen Eira City Council has several opportunities in our Community Care department for In Home Support Respite Care. Glen Eira City Council works with the community to provide services and resources for the people who live, work and spend their time in Glen Eira. Our respite carers provide practical respite for clients, which may include home based or community support and personal care. These positions provide assistance in a manner which promotes the independence and dignity of our clients, their families and carers.

At Council we value both our staff and our residents and as such we are looking for people who are reliable with excellent communication skills and who are in good physical fitness. If this role sounds interesting to you, we invite you to please read through the position description.

To be able to apply we ask that you please address the key selection criteria listed in the position description and you must have your own vehicle and hold a current Victorian driver’s licence. Please note that

Successful applicants must have:
Certificate IV in Community Services (Disability Work), Certificate III in Community and Health Services (Personal Carer), RN (Division 2), or equivalent.
Good physical fitness
Own a vehicle and have a current Victorian driver’s licence
Current Working With Children Check

Applicants must be willing to undergo both a police check and a work based medical.

For further enquiries call 9524 3247. For a copy of the position description please visit

All applications must quote Ref. 12/043 within the covering letter. Applications are preferred online via
Human Resources, PO Box 42 Caulfield South 3162.