Working at Melville Cares
Melville Cares has operated in the Melville and surrounding suburbs for over 35 years, delivering a range of aged care services including home support, in-home respite, transport services and social groups. As the heart of community care, our vision is to ensure that older people live with confidence, voice, respect and connection. By empowering our clients, building trust and engaging with compassion we meet our purpose of supporting and connecting older people to live at home and contribute to the community.
With a business plan that provides for, and delivers, growth we welcome new staff who align with our values and our commitment to supporting our older generations.
Why work at Melville Cares
Melville Cares has a 90% staff satisfaction rating. Our Community Workers are paid over the award, employed on minimum 15 hours per week contracts, regularly meet with their coordinator as part of a small team, are provided ongoing training and development and are celebrated and acknowledged for their outstanding work. Operating predominately in the City of Melville and the surrounding suburbs, limited travel is required between clients.
The opportunity for advancement through traineeships is offered to eligible staff.
All of our active employment opportunities are on seek.com.au, please apply via Seek.
Any queries in regards to employment, please fill out our Contact form, and select Work with Us as the Purpose of Enquiry.
Melville Cares Support Workers require a Certificate III in Individual Support, or equivalent, and receive ongoing training and development. To build consistency, strong relationships and trust, Melville Cares rosters Support Workers to the same clients.
Being vital to our clients, Support Workers provide in-home support such as showering, dressing, preparing meals, medication assistance and mobility. Activities such as cleaning, practical tasks such as shopping, community activities and social support also make up this role.
Domestic Assistant Workers
Domestic Assistant Workers provide valuable support to our clients by undertaking cleaning and other domestic assistance duties in their home. The impact of this role cannot be underestimated as it provides a true and visual difference, giving our clients ongoing pride in their home, a clean and hygienic living space and engagement and companionship with their Domestic Assistant.
Along with cleaning services, Domestic Assistant Workers also carry out shop by list and provide some social support services.