Uniting

Healthcare & Social Assistance

Uniting is responsible for social justice, community services and chaplaincy work of the Uniting Church in NSW and the ACT, providing care and support for people through all ages and stages of life and with a focus on people experiencing disadvantage and vulnerability.

Our purpose is to inspire people, enliven communities and confront injustice.

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Life at Uniting

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Uniting is passionate about helping people lead happy, healthy lives and we believe in taking real steps to make the world a better place. We’re always looking to grow our team of like-minded employees and volunteers.

Our work is in the areas of aged care, disability, community and family services, early learning and chaplaincy, and we get involved in social justice and advocacy issues that impact the people we serve. Every day, our services touch the lives of thousands of Australians. From early childhood education and care, services for vulnerable families, children and young people, aged care and people living with a disability – we are for everyone. If you believe in taking real steps to make the world a better place, we encourage you to find your next role with Uniting.

Welcoming you exactly as you are

We celebrate diversity of ability, age, ethnicity, faith, sexual orientation, intersex variation and/or gender identity and welcome everyone, exactly as they are.

Uniting is an Equal Opportunity Employer that promotes a positive work environment free from discrimination. Our Aboriginal Service Development Unit has established a set of delivery principles to ensure our services are accessible, welcoming and culturally supportive for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples.

Working to inspire people, enliven communities and confront injustice brings its own rewards.

But there’s more.

You’ll have access to a range of exciting initiatives and opportunities. Training and Development We take pride in developing the capability of our people.

You’ll be encouraged to apply a ratio of 70% on-the-job learning opportunities, 20% mentoring and coaching and 10% formal training offerings. This helps to ensure your learning is practically applied and sustainably embedded over the course of your career with us.

Career progression

We are a broad organisation with a wide range of services allowing for vertical and horizontal career progress. You can expect technical and soft-skills training, accredited qualifications and leadership development.

Social Justice

Uniting is responsible for the social justice, community services and chaplaincy work of the Uniting Church in NSW and the ACT, providing care and support for people through all ages and stages of life and with a focus on people experiencing disadvantage and vulnerability.

Diverse and Inclusive

No matter your story, language, faith or cultural background, we want you to feel accepted at Uniting. We value and celebrate your cultural diversity and welcome you exactly as you are.

Locations

We’re the largest not-for-profit provider of aged care services in NSW and the ACT so we have many locations that provide the right care in the right places.

Research and Innovation

Knowledge is important at Uniting. That’s why we employ a dedicated team of researchers and social policy analysts. Our research and social policy team work with our services to identify how we can create a more inclusive, connected and just community.

Recognition and accreditation

Our various awards and official accreditations acknowledge our diverse, like-minded and supportive team culture. We care about our people and have created a safe and secure environment in which you can thrive.

Our Services

Aged care services

We’re the largest not-for-profit provider of aged care services in NSW and the ACT, with more than 100 years’ experience providing the best aged care possible. From helping you live independently at home or in our retirement villages to providing 24/7 care at our residential aged care homes, our services are designed to give you the support you need – where and when you need it.

Retirement and Independent living

Our Independent living villages, retirement villages and lifestyle villages cater to people aged 55 and over.

Early learning and childcare

Our engaging, inclusive programs inspire a love for learning that children will carry with them into the future. We encourage unique ideas, interests and strengths, and promote the creativity, connections, confidence and skills to help them reach their full potential.

Disability support services

We design support services around you, focussing on understanding what you want to achieve.

Our supports are designed to cater to the individual’s needs – from drop-in services that promote community interaction and participation, to 24/7 support for those with complex needs.

Children and young people

We stand by children and young people who have lived through trauma, loss and separation. Our services focus on prevention and early intervention, homelessness services, counselling out-of-home care and disability. Our aim is to keep communities and families strong and keep children out of the child protection system.

Families

We offer over 80 programs that stretch from prevention to early intervention, community development, child wellbeing and protection to counselling and mediation. All our programs promote healthy relationships, encourage positive change through education and learning, and build strong, resilient communities.

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Registered Nurse

Uniting is seeking experienced Registered Nurse to work at Uniting Nareen Gardens in Bateau Bay, NSW, on a casual basis.

February 24, 2022

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Support Worker – Nambucca Heads

With a focus on supporting our clients stay independent in their own homes, our Support Workers provide a range of services

February 23, 2022

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Support Worker – Forster/Tuncurry

With a focus on supporting our clients stay independent in their own homes, our Support Workers provide a range of services

February 23, 2022

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Care Service Employee

Uniting is seeking experienced Care Service Employees to work at Uniting Mingaletta in Port Macquarie on a casual basis.

February 24, 2022

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Bankstown Care Service Employee

We are  seeking experienced Care Service Employees to work at our Bankstown facility on a casual basis

January 31, 2022

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ACFI Coordinator

Uniting is seeking experienced ACFI/Quality Coordinator.

February 24, 2022

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HR Advisor-Corporate

We are looking for a solution focussed generalist HR Advisor with a continuous improvement mindset to join our HR team. Collaborative and Inclusive team. Hybrid working model!

February 24, 2022

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Care Service Employee

Uniting is seeking experienced Assistants in Nursing / Care Service Employee to work at Uniting Caroona in Yamba on a permanent part time basis. (negotiable hours up to full time)

February 24, 2022

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Care Service Employee

Uniting is seeking experienced Care Service Employees to work at Uniting Nareen Gardens in Bateau Bay on a casual basis.

February 24, 2022

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Endorsed Enrolled Nurse

Uniting is seeking an Endorsed Enrolled Nurse to work at Uniting Nareen Gardens in Bateau Bay on a casual basis.

February 24, 2022
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Registered Nurse

Healthcare & Social Assistance

Location:
Central Coast,
Closing:
February 24, 2022

About us

At Uniting, we believe in taking real steps to make the world a better place. We work to inspire people, enliven communities and confront injustice.

Our services are in the areas of aged care and disability, community services, and chaplaincy and we get involved in social justice and advocacy issues that impact the people we serve. We commit to respecting children and take action to keep them safe.

As an organisation we celebrate our diversity and welcome all people regardless of lifestyle choices, ethnicity, faith, sexual orientation and gender identity.

We are bold, imaginative, respectful and compassionate.

About the opportunity

Uniting is seeking experienced Registered Nurse to work at Uniting Nareen Gardens in Bateau Bay, NSW, on a casual basis.
We want someone who thoroughly enjoys nursing, has excellent clinical skills, can provide engaged leadership and who has a passion for providing exceptional care.

Key responsibilities may include:

  • Excel at contemporary clinical assessment, making the most of funding we receive. You’ll be confident using the ACFI funding recording tool to achieve this.
  • You will oversee the clinical assessment process to ensure that each of our residents’ complex care needs are identified and regularly reviewed, reassessed and updated in their care plan.
  • You’ll advocate with and for our clients and their carers and families to enable choice and decision making that supports independence and quality of life.
  • You’ll contribute to a cohesive and harmonious team that respects each other’s ideas, integrity and abilities.
  • Your clinical leadership will ensure complex care and specialized nursing services are delivered by appropriately skilled staff under clinically-focused supervision.
  • You’ll support your team by sharing your knowledge, providing mentoring and clinical supervision on shift.

Qualifications/Requirements

  • Registered Nurse, endorsed by AHPRA
  • Flu and Covid Vaccination

Skills & experience

  • A good understanding of contemporary aged care, clinical practice and clinical leadership in a residential setting
  • Previous experience in the aged care sector and clinical nursing
  • Insight into how relevant state and Commonwealth legislation impacts aged care services
  • A good knowledge of the ACFI funding instrument and aged care accreditation standards

Benefits & culture

Uniting is proud to be an EEO employer. Uniting supports an inclusive approach in the workplace. We celebrate our diversity and welcome staff regardless of ethnicity, faith, sexual orientation, gender identity and lifestyle choices. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are encouraged to apply.

  • Ongoing training & development
  • Career development opportunities

For Further Information Contact: Elaine Mc Rory on (02) 4384 8170

Employment with Uniting is subject to satisfactory background checks which include a National Police Check and Reference Check. 

At Uniting we believe vaccination to be the best way to keep our employees and clients safe from COVID-19.  We require all employees to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 as a condition of employment.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MIEiR9Brl2Y

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February 24, 2022

Support Worker – Nambucca Heads

Healthcare & Social Assistance

Location:
Port Macquarie and Mid North Coast,
Closing:
February 23, 2022

At Uniting, we believe in taking real steps to make the world a better place. We work to inspire people, enliven communities and confront injustice. 

Due to current and projected growth, we currently have multiple opportunities for permanent part time support worker positions, based on your availability and flexibility. 

Joining our Home and Community Care team in the Nambucca Heads region, you will be providing services that run from 7am-7pm, Monday to Sunday. 

While Support Workers need to be patient, empathetic, passionate about the care provided often it is more important to be able to solve problems and face challenges together with your clients.  

With a focus on supporting our clients to stay independent in their own homes for as long as possible, duties and responsibilities can include: 

  • Help at around the home: Assisting with housekeeping, grocery shopping and meal preparation 
  • Personal Care: Help with showering and getting dressed 
  • Transport: Getting to appointments or going on shopping trips 
  • Social and wellbeing: Encourage social connectedness through conversation, outings and Healthy Living for Seniors activities 

 

At Uniting, we welcome and celebrate everyone regardless of lifestyle, ethnicity, faith, sexual orientation and gender identity and proudly create a safe and inclusive environment for staff and clients. 

We are bold, imaginative, respectful and compassionate. 

Further to this we offer: 

  • Join an organisation that has a positive impact on our clients and the community 
  • Hands on training, development and mentoring with a leading provider 
  • Tax free salary packaging entitlements of up to $16,000 per year (pro-rata) 
  • Tax free salary packaged meal & entertainment card of up to $2,650 per year (pro-rata) 

 

Qualifications and experience: 

  • Ideally similar experience providing client centered care  
  • Current First Aid certificate or willingness to obtain 
  • Driver’s license and access to a comprehensively insured vehicle 
  • Certificate III/IV in Aged Care or Individual Support or equivalent qualifications desired but not essential 

 

At Uniting we believe vaccination to be the best way to keep our employees and clients safe from COVID-19. We require all employees to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 as a condition of employment.

For any questions, please contact Abigail Corpuz, Talent Acquisition Specialist on acorpuz@uniting.org.

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February 23, 2022

Support Worker – Forster/Tuncurry

Healthcare & Social Assistance

Location:
Port Macquarie and Mid North Coast,
Closing:
February 23, 2022

At Uniting, we believe in taking real steps to make the world a better place. We work to inspire people, enliven communities and confront injustice. 

Due to current and projected growth, we currently have multiple opportunities for permanent part time support worker positions, based on your availability and flexibility. 

Joining our Home and Community Care team in the Forster/Tuncurry region, you will be providing services that run from 7am-7pm, Monday to Sunday. 

While Support Workers need to be patient, empathetic, passionate about the care provided often it is more important to be able to solve problems and face challenges together with your clients.  

With a focus on supporting our clients to stay independent in their own homes for as long as possible, duties and responsibilities can include: 

  • Help at around the home: Assisting with housekeeping, grocery shopping and meal preparation 
  • Personal Care: Help with showering and getting dressed 
  • Transport: Getting to appointments or going on shopping trips 
  • Social and wellbeing: Encourage social connectedness through conversation, outings and Healthy Living for Seniors activities 

 

At Uniting, we welcome and celebrate everyone regardless of lifestyle, ethnicity, faith, sexual orientation and gender identity and proudly create a safe and inclusive environment for staff and clients. 

We are bold, imaginative, respectful and compassionate. 

Further to this we offer: 

  • Join an organisation that has a positive impact on our clients and the community 
  • Hands on training, development and mentoring with a leading provider 
  • Tax free salary packaging entitlements of up to $16,000 per year (pro-rata) 
  • Tax free salary packaged meal & entertainment card of up to $2,650 per year (pro-rata) 

 

Qualifications and experience: 

  • Ideally similar experience providing client centered care  
  • Current First Aid certificate or willingness to obtain 
  • Driver’s licence and access to a comprehensively insured vehicle 
  • Certificate III/IV in Aged Care or Individual Support or equivalent qualifications desired but not essential 

 

At Uniting we believe vaccination to be the best way to keep our employees and clients safe from COVID-19. We require all employees to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 as a condition of employment.

For any questions, please contact Abigail Corpuz, Talent Acquisition Specialist on acorpuz@uniting.org.

Apply Now
February 23, 2022

Care Service Employee

Healthcare & Social Assistance

Location:
Port Macquarie and Mid North Coast,
Closing:
February 24, 2022

About us

At Uniting, we believe in taking real steps to make the world a better place. We work to inspire people, enliven communities and confront injustice.

Our services are in the areas of aged care and disability, community services, and chaplaincy and we get involved in social justice and advocacy issues that impact the people we serve. We commit to respecting children and take action to keep them safe.

As an organisation we celebrate our diversity and welcome all people regardless of lifestyle choices, ethnicity, faith, sexual orientation and gender identity.

We are bold, imaginative, respectful and compassionate.

About the opportunity

Uniting is seeking experienced Care Service Employees to work at Uniting Mingaletta in Port Macquarie on a casual basis, to work collaboratively as a care team member to assist in the provision of care services that enhances the residents’ well-being and is inclusive of their physical, psychological, social and spiritual qualities, to facilitate self-determination, capacity and resilience, as well as improve social engagement and quality of life for the resident. 

Key responsibilities may include:

  • Providing a wide range of personal care services to residents
  • Supervise daily hygiene – showers or baths, shaving, cutting nails; lay out clothes and assist in dressing; make beds and tidy rooms; store clothes and clean wardrobes
  • Assist and support residents with medication utilising medication compliance aids; simple wound dressing, etc.
  • Assist with meals and feeding
  • Recognise, report and respond appropriately to changes in condition of residents.

Qualifications

  • Certificate III or IV in Aged Care or equivalent qualification
  • Certified in Medication Administration (desirable) 
  • Flu and Covid Vaccination

Skills & experience

  • A good insight into the health, social or aged care services industries
  • Previous experience in aged or community care
  • Great communication and customer service skills and the ability to get along easily with others
  • A gift for working collaboratively with a team and confident flying solo
  • Great understanding of Work Health and Safety principles and risk management practices

Benefits & culture

Uniting is proud to be an EEO employer. Uniting supports an inclusive approach in the workplace. We celebrate our diversity and welcome staff regardless of ethnicity, faith, sexual orientation, gender identity and lifestyle choices. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are encouraged to apply.

  • Ongoing training & development
  • Career development opportunities

For Further Information Contact: Tara Schofield on (02) 6582 8200

Employment with Uniting is subject to satisfactory background checks which include a National Police Check and Reference Check.

At Uniting we believe vaccination to be the best way to keep our employees and clients safe from COVID-19.  We require all employees to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 as a condition of employment.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MIEiR9Brl2Y

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February 24, 2022

Bankstown Care Service Employee

Healthcare & Social Assistance

Location:
Inner West,
Closing:
January 31, 2022

About the opportunity

We are  seeking experienced Care Service Employees to work at our Bankstown facility on a casual basis, to work collaboratively as a care team member to assist in the provision of care services that enhances the residents’ well-being and is inclusive of their physical, psychological, social and spiritual qualities, to facilitate self-determination, capacity and resilience, as well as improve social engagement and quality of life for the resident. 

Key responsibilities will include:

Must be willing to work in a care and kitchen role.

Working on an allocated roster rotation resembling a hospital roster.

Providing a wide range of personal care services to residents.

Supervise and assist with the  daily hygiene – showers or baths, shaving, cutting nails; lay out clothes and assist in dressing; make beds and tidy rooms; store clothes and clean wardrobes.

Supervise and assist in supporting residents with medication utilising medication compliance aids; simple wound dressing, etc.

Supervise and assist with meals and feeding.

Recognise, report and respond appropriately to changes in condition of residents.

Qualifications

Certificate III or IV in Aged Care or equivalent qualification

Medication competency would be highly favourable

Current First Aid Certificate

Current Flu and Covid Vaccination Certificate

Skills & experience

A good insight into the health, social or aged care services industries 
Previous experience in aged or community care
A gift for working collaboratively with a team and confident flying solo 
Great understanding of Work Health and Safety principles and risk management practices 

Benefits & culture
 
Uniting is proud to be an EEO employer. Uniting supports an inclusive approach in the workplace. We celebrate our diversity and welcome staff regardless of ethnicity, faith, sexual orientation, gender identity and lifestyle choices. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are encouraged to apply.

Ongoing training & development
Career development opportunities

To Apply Now

Please visit our careers page https://www.uniting.org/join-our-team/current-vacancies 

Employment with Uniting is subject to satisfactory background checks which include a National Police Check and Reference Check.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MIEiR9Brl2Y

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January 31, 2022

ACFI Coordinator

Healthcare & Social Assistance

Location:
Southern NSW,
Closing:
February 24, 2022

About Uniting 

At Uniting, we believe in taking real steps to make the world a better place. We work to inspire people, enliven communities and confront injustice. Our services are in the areas of aged care and disability, community services, and chaplaincy and we get involved in social justice and advocacy issues that impact the people we serve. 

Our services are in the areas of aged care, disability, early learning and community services, and chaplaincy. 

About the Role 

As an ACFI/ Quality Coordinator you are responsible for the ACFI/Quality Coordination at the designated homes.  

This is a local service leadership role that requires skills in mentoring and education, communication, and computer literacy. Ongoing operational support will be provided to ACFI/Quality Coordinators from key staff such as Quality Improvement Specialist, Quality Improvement Lead and ACFI Funding Specialist.  

ACFI/Quality Coordinator Role:

ACFI Coordinator:

•            Work directly with Service Manager/s and the local team to improve revenue through ACFI.

•            Implement the organisation’s ACFI management system at a local level.

•            Monitor and audit local ACFI performance as well as identify continuous improvement opportunities to improve the revenue generation for the local team and the viability and appropriateness of the existing ACFI systems and processes.

•            Deliver training on ACFI to Services Managers and local teams.

•            Assist the Quality Improvement & Funding Specialist with ad-hoc ACFI/financial reporting to the senior management team.

•            Provide input, where requested, on the development of ACFI capability training programs.

•            Contribute to the planning and evaluation of resident care and clinician education programs in order to address identified ACFI requirements.

•            Embed the associated comprehensive and nursing assessment and care planning process with registered nurses at the local level.

•            Participate in and comply with all quality management systems and processes.

 

Quality Coordinator:

•            Work within relevant government legislation and Uniting policies and procedures.

•            Manage queries and complaints from our clients and their families, as well as your co-workers and other service providers, that come your way in a confidential and timely manner. 

•            Ensure monthly audit tools are completed as delegated by the service manager.  

•            Monitor equipment to ensure it’s in safe working order and request maintenance and repairs when needed and reduce client incidents and unsafe work practices

•            Monitor and coordinate the adherence to the homes audit schedule collaborating with the Quality Registered Nurse.

•            Provide assistance, relevant explanation sheets and advice to staff when delegating audits for completion, collaborating with the Quality Registered Nurse. 

•            Consider content from audits, surveys and other data gathering and contribute suggestions for the plan for continuous improvement. 

•            Assists/ provides manager/ DSM with required data for monthly reports. 

•            Promotes quality improvement processes and encourages staff to provide feedback and ideas on initiatives for improvement. 

 

Qualification/Requirements:

  • Qualifications: Certificate III in Aged Care/Individual Support with relevant extensive experience in a similar role with proven capabilities to work at this level.
  • Desirable: Certificate IV in Aged Care/Individual Support.
  • Flu and COVID Vaccination

Experience:

  • Typically, this role will require three  or more years’ experience in your field of expertise. You will have excellent written and verbal communication skills, be organised, systematic, thorough, accurate and disciplined. You will be continuing to develop in your area of expertise and be expected to provide innovative ideas to solve problems in your discipline.  It is expected that you will possess good skills at navigating a complex organisation, forging relationships, and managing through influence rather than direct authority as required.

 

The Benefits You will be generously rewarded with a unique salary package & enjoy working within a highly-regarded, person-focused facility. 

A great support structure is in place, with a terrific executive management team. You will be given all the tools to succeed in this position. 

  • Salary Packaging
  • Excellent opportunity for career progression and learning opportunities
  • Join an organisation with genuine growth & expansion on the horizon

Don’t miss out on this new and exciting opportunity. Apply today! 

Employment with Uniting is subject to satisfactory background checks which include a National Police Check and Reference Check.

At Uniting we believe vaccination to be the best way to keep our employees and clients safe from COVID-19.  We require all employees to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 as a condition of employment.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MIEiR9Brl2Y

 

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February 24, 2022

HR Advisor-Corporate

Healthcare & Social Assistance

Location:
Sydney CBD,
Closing:
February 24, 2022

About Uniting: At Uniting we believe in taking real steps to make the world a better place. we work to inspire people, enliven communities, and confront injustice. Our focus is always on the people we serve.

As an organisation we are Imaginative, Respectful, Compassionate, and Bold.

About the role:

Full time opportunity for someone 2-3 years into their HR career looking to develop their generalist HR and employee relations skillsets. The Human Resources (HR) Advisor is a key support role to our HR Business Partners and will contribute to outcomes by:

Key responsibilities:

  • Advising on employment conditions according to enterprise agreements and policies and procedures and performance matters.
  • Supporting line managers to address performance and conduct related matters including workplace and complaint investigations.
  • Assisting inductions and training to coach and grow management capability and confidence to enable effective people management.
  • Contribute to HR improvement initiatives and support employment administration coordination.
  • Build knowledge banks and other collatoral for Uniting’s people portal.
  • Contribute to the development and improvement of HR policies, procedures and processes and adding value to the business.
  • The ability to be flexible to adapt and respond with a positive ‘can do’ attitude in complex and fast-paced environments.

Skills and experience:

  • Qualification in Human Resources or other relevant qualifications
  • Demonstrated experience working within an HR advisory or coordinator role, 2-3 years preferrred
  • Continuing to develop in your area of expertise, providing innovative ideas and solutions
  • The ability to be flexible to adapt and respond with a positive ‘can do’ attitude in complex and fast-paced environments.
  • Exceptional interpersonal skills and superb organisational skills.
  • Natural problem solver, aptitude to think quickly, decisively, efficiently and effectively.                                                                    

Even better:                                                                

  • Experience working with Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples.
  • Experience working within a not for profit environment.

Benefits and Culture:

Innovative, inclusive and progressive NFP organisation, exceptional career opportunities, supportive team that will encourage and support your growth, Salary packaging benefits of up to $15,900 available.

For a comprehensive overview of this great role please click on the link to view the position description.

 HR Advisor – Corporate PD.pdf

For further information, please call Louise Massie on 0422 154 242 or via email mmassie@uniting.org

Applications are viewed upon receipt! Please send your CV and brief cover letter and apply today!

Uniting actively contributes to a safe and supportive working environment that is inclusive of all staff through celebrating their nationality, cultural background, LGBTI status, abilities, gender, age, and uniqueness.

At Uniting we believe vaccination to be the best way to keep our employees and clients safe from COVID-19.  We require all employees to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 as a condition of employment.

Employment with Uniting is subject to satisfactory background checks which will include a national Police check, working with children check, working with vulnerable people check and reference checks.

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February 24, 2022

Care Service Employee

Healthcare & Social Assistance

Location:
Lismore and Far North Coast,
Closing:
February 24, 2022

About us

At Uniting, we believe in taking real steps to make the world a better place. We work to inspire people, enliven communities and confront injustice.

Our services are in the areas of aged care and disability, community services, and chaplaincy and we get involved in social justice and advocacy issues that impact the people we serve.

As an organisation we celebrate our diversity and welcome all people regardless of lifestyle choices, ethnicity, faith, sexual orientation and gender identity.

We are bold, imaginative, respectful and compassionate.

About the opportunity

Uniting is seeking experienced Assistants in Nursing / Care Service Employee to work at Uniting Caroona in Yamba on a permanent part time basis (negotiable hours up to full time), to work collaboratively as a care team member to assist in the provision of care services that enhances the residents’ well-being and is inclusive of their physical, psychological, social and spiritual qualities, to facilitate self-determination, capacity and resilience, as well as improve social engagement and quality of life for the resident. 

Key responsibilities may include:

  • Providing a wide range of personal care services to residents
  • Supervise daily hygiene – showers or baths, shaving, cutting nails; lay out clothes and assist in dressing; make beds and tidy rooms; store clothes and clean wardrobes
  • Assist and support residents with medication utilizing medication compliance aids; simple wound dressing, etc.
  • Assist with meals and feeding
  • Recognize, report and respond appropriately to changes in condition of residents.

Qualifications

  • Certificate III or IV in Aged Care or equivalent qualification
  • Flu and Covid Vaccination
  • Certified in Medication Administration (desirable)

Skills & experience

  • A good insight into the health, social or aged care services industries
  • Previous experience in aged or community care
  • Great communication and customer service skills and the ability to get along easily with others
  • Must be able to work all shifts, including night shifts
  • A gift for working collaboratively with a team and confident flying solo
  • Great understanding of Work Health and Safety principles and risk management practices
  • Tech savvy with the capacity to document and communicate electronically, including via email and mobile phone
  • Great organisation and time management skills
  • Experience using client/data management systems

Benefits & culture

Uniting is proud to be an EEO employer. Uniting supports an inclusive approach in the workplace. We celebrate our diversity and welcome staff regardless of ethnicity, faith, sexual orientation, gender identity and lifestyle choices. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are encouraged to apply.

  • Ongoing training & development
  • Career development opportunities
  • Salary Packaging

For Further Information Contact: Debra Smith on (02) 6646 3211 

Employment with Uniting is subject to satisfactory background checks which include a National Police Check and Reference Check.

At Uniting we believe vaccination to be the best way to keep our employees and clients safe from COVID-19.  We require all employees to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 as a condition of employment.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MIEiR9Brl2Y

Apply Now
February 24, 2022

Care Service Employee

Healthcare & Social Assistance

Location:
Central Coast,
Closing:
February 24, 2022

About us

At Uniting, we believe in taking real steps to make the world a better place. We work to inspire people, enliven communities and confront injustice.

Our services are in the areas of aged care and disability, community services, and chaplaincy and we get involved in social justice and advocacy issues that impact the people we serve. We commit to respecting children and take action to keep them safe.

As an organisation we celebrate our diversity and welcome all people regardless of lifestyle choices, ethnicity, faith, sexual orientation and gender identity.

We are bold, imaginative, respectful and compassionate.

About the opportunity

Uniting is seeking experienced Care Service Employees to work at Uniting Nareen Gardens in Bateau Bay on a casual basis, to work collaboratively as a care team member to assist in the provision of care services that enhances the residents’ well-being and is inclusive of their physical, psychological, social and spiritual qualities, to facilitate self-determination, capacity and resilience, as well as improve social engagement and quality of life for the resident. 

Key responsibilities may include:

  • Providing a wide range of personal care services to residents
  • Supervise daily hygiene – showers or baths, shaving, cutting nails; lay out clothes and assist in dressing; make beds and tidy rooms; store clothes and clean wardrobes
  • Assist and support residents with medication utilizing medication compliance aids; simple wound dressing, etc.
  • Assist with meals and feeding
  • Recognize, report and respond appropriately to changes in condition of residents.

Qualifications

  • Certificate III or IV in Aged Care or equivalent qualification
  • Flu and Covid Vaccination
  • Current First Aid Certificate (desirable)
  • Certified in Medication Administration (desirable)

Skills & experience

  • A good insight into the health, social or aged care services industries
  • Previous experience in aged or community care
  • Great communication and customer service skills and the ability to get along easily with others
  • A gift for working collaboratively with a team and confident flying solo
  • Great understanding of Work Health and Safety principles and risk management practices

Benefits & culture

Uniting is proud to be an EEO employer. Uniting supports an inclusive approach in the workplace. We celebrate our diversity and welcome staff regardless of ethnicity, faith, sexual orientation, gender identity and lifestyle choices. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are encouraged to apply.

  • Ongoing training & development
  • Career development opportunities

For Further Information Contact: Elaine Mc Rorry on (02) 4384 8170 

Employment with Uniting is subject to satisfactory background checks which include a National Police Check and Reference Check.

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February 24, 2022

Endorsed Enrolled Nurse

Healthcare & Social Assistance

Location:
Central Coast,
Closing:
February 24, 2022

About us

At Uniting, we believe in taking real steps to make the world a better place. We work to inspire people, enliven communities and confront injustice.

Our services are in the areas of aged care and disability, community services, and chaplaincy and we get involved in social justice and advocacy issues that impact the people we serve. We commit to respecting children and take action to keep them safe.

As an organisation we celebrate our diversity and welcome all people regardless of lifestyle choices, ethnicity, faith, sexual orientation and gender identity.

We are bold, imaginative, respectful and compassionate.

About the opportunity

Uniting is seeking an Endorsed Enrolled Nurse to work at Uniting Nareen Gardens in Bateau Bay on a casual basis.
We want someone who thoroughly enjoys nursing, has excellent clinical skills, can provide engaged leadership and who has a passion for providing exceptional care.

Key responsibilities may include:

  • Excel at contemporary clinical assessment, making the most of funding we receive. You’ll be confident using the ACFI funding recording tool to achieve this.
  • You’ll coordinate and deliver clinical care using a case management approach and comprehensive assessment processes
  • You’ll use your great communication skills to collaborate with our clients, staff, multi-disciplinary teams, external agencies and client’s representatives to ensure we’re working together to achieve goals.
  • You’ll contribute to a cohesive and harmonious team that respects each other’s ideas, integrity and abilities.

Qualifications

  • Enrolled Nurse, endorsed by Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency
  • Flu and Covid Vaccination

Skills & experience

  • A good understanding of contemporary aged care, clinical practice and clinical leadership in a residential setting
  • Insight into how relevant state and Commonwealth legislation impacts aged care services
  • A good knowledge of the ACFI funding instrument and aged care accreditation standards
  • Tech savvy with a good grasp on client/data management systems and a knack for learning new programs
  • Able to problem solve, negotiate, mediate and resolve conflict
  • Great understanding of Work Health and Safety Principles and infection control
  • Previous experience in the aged care sector and clinical nursing

Benefits & culture

Uniting is proud to be an EEO employer. Uniting supports an inclusive approach in the workplace. We celebrate our diversity and welcome staff regardless of ethnicity, faith, sexual orientation, gender identity and lifestyle choices. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are encouraged to apply.

  • Ongoing training & development
  • Career development opportunities

For Further Information Contact: Elaine Mc Rory on (02) 4332 5422

Employment with Uniting is subject to satisfactory background checks which include a National Police Check and Reference Check.

At Uniting we believe vaccination to be the best way to keep our employees and clients safe from COVID-19.  We require all employees to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 as a condition of employment.

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February 24, 2022

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