We are a locally based community organisation dedicated to supporting unpaid Carers of family or friends.

We have offices in Clare and Balaklava.

SA Country Carers is an approved Provider for the National Disability Insurance Scheme

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SA Country Carers is a non-profit, community-based organisation which provides services through our Carer Support and Respite programs in the Lower North of South Australia. We have two exciting employment opportunities:

 The positions are remunerated at level three and level two respectively of the Modern Federal SCHCD Services Industry Award and the CNCS Enterprise Bargaining Agreement (2012). The positions are also included in the Fair Work community sector wage claim and will receive substantial annual increases over the next seven years. We also offer a generous salary packaging scheme.

Carer Support Coordinator – Level 3 (Full Time)

 This position will be based at our Clare Office. Reporting to the Carer Support Senior Coordinator, the incumbent will be responsible for providing individual and group support, information, education, counselling and advocacy to unpaid Carers of family or friends with a disability, illness or frailty. With proven experience in the field an advantage, you will need an understanding of the particular needs of Carers in their everyday role of caring. Competency in the use of the Microsoft Office suite is essential.

Community Support Workers – Casual

Disability and Aged, Balaklava & Clare areas

 Reporting to the Carer Respite Coordinator/Senior Coordinator, to work alongside and assist children and adults with disabilities and/or adults with a chronic or mental illness and/or people with dementia or of frail age so that their Carers can access respite.

Community Support Workers are responsible for physical support, safety and engagement of their clients. With proven experience in the field an advantage, you will need an understanding of the particular needs of Carers in their everyday role of caring.

For further information, please contact Lynn Stewart, Manager Carer Services, on 1300 686 405 or lynn.s@sacountrycarers.org.au

Typed applications, addressing the selection criteria, stating which position is being applied for, and with a current CV setting out qualifications, skills and experience, should be addressed to Ms Lynn Stewart, Manager Carer Services.  Please forward your application by email or post by 5 pm on Wednesday 11 May 2016.

SA Country Carers
PO Box 692 Clare   SA   5453

 

 

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