Housekeeping Team Member (Casual)
Established for 50 years, TriCare is one of Queensland’s largest private owners and managers of retirement communities and aged care residences.
TriCare’s Toowoomba Aged Care Residence, an 81 bed refurbished facility located in Mount Lofty, Toowoomba, is recruiting for a casual Housekeeping Team Member.
Reporting to the Housekeeping Team Leader, your role ensures that our residents’ home is maintained in a hygienically clean and tidy state and that careful laundering of bed linens and resident laundry is undertaken in a timely manner.
We have morning, day and afternoon shifts on offer. Weekend work and public holiday shifts may be included. You will receive 25% casual loading for all hours of work and penalty rates as applicable under the Aged Care Award 2010.
We are seeking an enthusiastic and flexible person who can demonstrate commitment to high standards of work and the utmost consideration towards our residents.
You have at least 6 months’ experience in a similar role, preferably gained in an aged care/healthcare environment. Other required skills and attributes include:-
- Work cooperatively within a team environment
- Enjoy practical work
- Competent in the use of cleaning equipment and correct chemicals in accordance with manufacturers’ instructions and procedures
- Ability to work efficiently with minimal supervision
- Adherence to Safety policies and guidelines
- Good reading/comprehension skills
- Being physically fit.
Possession of a qualification such as Certificate in Cleaning Operations or Health Support Services would be considered favourably.
TriCare offers access to opportunities for career advancement and on-going training, corporate health fund (with discounted premiums), a corporate superannuation fund, employee service recognition awards and more.
Don’t delay – apply now to start working soon. Address your application to Ivan Benko, Facility Manager.
Closing Date: Friday, 14 December 2018
A satisfactory Police Clearance Certificate is required according to the Aged Care Act 1997
TriCare’s aged care residences are smoke-free workplaces