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Reference Number 14200
Position Title Care Service Employee | Carer | Respite Centre | Rivett, ACT
Employment Type Casual
Organisation Aged Care Plus
Location Burrangiri Aged Care Plus Respite Centre
Award/Enterprise Agreement TSA Aged Care EBA
Position Summary


  • Casual roles available - must be willing and able to work a variety of shifts
  • Join a passionate and supportive team - Utilise your caring and warm approach
  • Award winning not for profit aged care provider



About us

The Salvation Army (TSA) Aged Care currently operates 2000 residential care places across 20 residential aged care facilities, seven retirement villages and approximately 480 Commonwealth Home Care Packages. As a leading faith based organisation, we take a person centred approach to care and are committed to meeting the physical, emotional and spiritual needs of each of our care recipients. At The Salvation Army we have a heart for people – a deep and powerful need to care for others. Our Better Practice and other international awards are a testament to the importance we place on providing the best care. 

About the role

We are seeking dedicated and professional individuals to work in the role of Care Service Employee at our Burrangiri Aged Care Respite Centre, located in Rivett, ACT.  The Burrangiri Aged Care Respite Centre caters to the needs of frail elderly people in the community when the carer or the caring support system is in need of temporary relief. We can provide a place to stay as a short term break or other programs as support for when people need it most.  It is also a time when independence is encouraged and overall wellbeing is facilitated. 

In the role of Care Service Employee, you will build strong, positive relationships with our residents and be responsible for the delivery of personal care and assistance to meet individual needs. The role is to deliver homely and loving environments by providing care with compassion, integrity and dignity.

You will have

  • An appreciation of and the ability and willingness to promote and support the values and ethos of The Salvation Army
  • A commitment to provide care with compassion and ensure the best quality of life for our clients
  • Certificate III or IV in Aged Care and current First Aid Certificate
  • Understanding of WHS and infection control principles
  • An understanding of residents’ changing care needs 
  • Computer literacy and experience with documentation
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • A commitment to continuous improvement
  • Ability to work in a team environment


How to Apply 

If you wish to bring your talents to a supportive but highly professional Centre community, apply online by following the steps below:

External Applicants

1. Click the 'Apply Now' button

2. Click the 'Register & Apply' button to complete the online form and application

Current Salvation Army Employees

1. Click the Apply Now button

2. Click 'Login & Apply' button 

3. If you do not have a password, click the 'Forgotton password or username' link.

4. Enter your payslip email address and follow the prompts (If you experience difficulties, please contact your local HR team.)


Applications must include a current resume and cover letter addressing your suitability against the above criteria. To ensure your resume is noticed, please complete the online application form as well as the screening questions.

Applications will be assessed upon receipt - apply today!

For further information please contact Damian Kelly on 02 6288 1488

Offers of employment will be subject to a national criminal history record check. Please note to apply for this position you must have the right to work in Australia.


Contact Person Damian Kelly
Closing Date 14/05/2019
Position Description
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Please note that this position will close at 11:45pm (AESDT) on the closing date.
Please ensure your application is added before this time as we do not accept late applications.