Direct Care Worker (casual)

  • Healthcare and Medical
  • Casual
  • 5 years ago

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Job Description

About the Job

Direct Care Worker (casual)
  • Casual Direct Care workers
  • Flexible working arrangements on offer
  • Mornington Peninsula/Frankston

mecwacareis a leading not-for-profit organisation with a reputation for excellence. We have provided care to the Victorian community for over 55 years, offering residential aged care, respite care, in-home support, community programs, and disability and nursing services. We provide optimal choice for people of all ages, irrespective of financial, religious, cultural or lifestyle background.

We are looking for carers to work effectively with clients from a range of culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds. If you speak a second language, please include this in your application.

Summary of Position:If you have a genuine passion to work with the elderly and like to work independently then this is the role for you. We have vacancies for qualified carers to work within the community. Responsibilities include providing domestic cleaning and support, shopping and transport of clients, respite and personal care.

We have positions available across Melbourne covering the following areas

  • South East Metro –  Melbourne CBD, Bayside and South Eastern Suburbs of Melbourne
  • North West Metro –  Northern and Western Suburbs of Melbourne
  • South East Region – City of Cardinia area , Mornington Peninsula and Bass Coast
  • Ballarat Region –  Ballarat and Grampian Region

As a direct care worker you will be enthusiastic, energetic and client focussed as well as being flexible and willing to travel to client’s homes. We are seeking self-motivated individuals who are able to work independently and contribute to a cohesive team environment.

The successful applicant will possess:

  • A roadworthy vehicle with current driver’s license;
  • Current Senior First Aid registration;
  • Certificate 3 in Aged Care or Home and Community Care or Certificate 4 in Disability.
  • A working with children Card if you want to work with children

mecwacareactively encourages and supports continuous improvement, innovation and safe service delivery. If you are looking for flexible working hours, are driven to provide high quality care and wish to benefit from our generous salary packaging options, please contact us.


To enquire about the position please contact Sandra Ratnam on 9593 7127.

Please email your application

If you speak a second language, please include this in your application.

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