Care Worker - Tweed Heads

Tweed Heads, NSW

We're seeking those who are looking for consistent work in a role supporting elderly people to continue living in their own homes while maintaining their independence and connection to the Tweed community! 

About You

  • 12 months experience working within the Aged Care sector – Certificate III in Aged Care or Individual Support is looked upon favourably*
  • You want to help the elderly, some of the most vulnerable and deserving people in our community, to live independent and fulfilling lives.
  • Good communication and relationships building skills – friendly chat!
  • You use a smart phone and can help your clients with theirs!
  • Current Australian Drivers Licence, with a reliable registered car – driving is part of the role.

This role would suit any who have a desire to provide great customer care while having clear opportunities for continued and supported career progression working for one of Australia’s most trusted brands.

*If you're interested in starting a career as a Care Worker we do have Entry Level positions available too! Please feel free to apply so we can discuss further. 

What’s on Offer

  • Regular work hours to fit in with your routine. Work Monday-Friday, no weekends/nights. Work around school times. The more available hours you provide, the more work we can give you!
  • Paid travel time and paid kilometres.
  • Career and professional development in a supportive environment – this includes industry training and mentorship to gain more qualifications.
  • Discounts on MediBank Private health insurance and services at MyCar.
  • A roster in advance to help your work-life balance.

The Opportunity

Home Care Workers provide care and support to customers in their homes. This includes domestic assistance, personal care and social services such as organising outings, cooking, pet care, cleaning, gardening, and transportation.

Day-to-day responsibilities include, but are not limited to;

  • Travelling in a set area to visit multiple customers in a day.
  • Reviewing customer care plans to understand their goals and needs.
  • Regularly speaking with your team and Team Leader.
  • Using technology (apps) to take client notes and track important information.
  • Identifying potential safety hazards and where possible fixing these to ensure a safe environment for you and the customer. This includes reporting incidents when needed.
  • Respecting client confidentiality and privacy always. 

The Organisation

Established in 1992, KinCare is an Australian owned organisation providing Community Care across Australia. As a purpose driven organisation, KinCare’s 1,800 employees deliver care services to thousands of Australians each year, helping them to live their best life.

How to Apply

If this sounds like you, please apply via the link. We match clients and carers based on postcode so it is helpful to include your home postcode within your CV. Please note all applicants must have a legal right to work in Australia.

Please note that it is a mandatory that all KinCare employees receive both doses of a COVID-19 vaccination by 20 December 2021.

Upon submitting your application please remember to keep an eye across your junk/spam email folder for email communications!


Job Family: Field Recruitment
Country: Australia
Brands: KinCare
Department: Chief Operating Officer Department

Type: Part-Time

Category: Field Recruitment

Reference ID: REF280M

Date Posted: 15/10/2021