Current Vacancies

Browse a full listing of job opportunities at ParaQuad NSW. We offer a wide variety of interesting and rewarding roles for all types of people. Take a look below to see what’s available now.

Personal Care Assistants

Casual
Location: Sydney & Campbelltown area

As a personal care assistant you will provide care in a person-centred approach and be responsible to assist clients who live independently in their own homes. This will include, but not be limited to: showering, dressing, grooming, domestic assistance, assisted bladder care and assisted bowel care.

Personal Care Assistants

Casual
Location: Edensor Park, Bossley Park, Smithfield, Fairfield, Wakeley, Horsley Park, Bonnyrigg, St Marys, Revesby, Padstow, Ermington, Lidcombe, Maroubra, Rosebery, Botany, Hillsdale, Croydon Park, Annandale, Leichhardt, Lilyfield, Marayong, Lane Cove, Willoughby, Chatswood, Ryde, Artarmon, North Rocks, Parramatta, Carlingford, Berala, Auburn, Menai, Campbelltown, Oran Park, Kiama, Narwee & Cootamundra areas

About the Role

As a Personal Care Assistant you will provide personal care and assist clients to live independently in their own communities. This will include, but not limited to: showering, dressing, grooming, assisted bladder care, assisted bowel care including enema insertion, meal preparation, domestic assistance and community participation.

 

A variety of shifts of varying length (minimum 1 hour shifts) are available ranging from early morning, daytime, evening and night, across both weekdays and weekends. 

 

About You

This role will suit a flexible professional support worker who is looking to make a difference in the community through a rewarding and diverse role. You will identify with our values of Integrity, Accountability, Reliability, Leadership and Respect and you will ideally possess:

 

Essential Criteria

  • Current First Aid Certificate 
  • Personal mobile telephone with data capabilities
  • Access to reliable transport for the purpose of attending community based services (walking distance, public transport, own vehicle with valid NSW driver’s license
  • Flexibility and availability to cover a range of shifts times
  • Demonstrated ability to work in a team and independently

 

Desirable Criteria

  • Experience providing complex personal care in a community setting
  • Certificate III / IV in Disability or Aged Care or Assistant in Nursing
  • Undergraduate university students studying a related health subject are encouraged to apply

 

About Us

ParaQuad NSW is a not-for-profit organisation with over a 54 year history of being a key service provider for people with spinal cord injuries and other physical disabilities and assists those we care for to live independently in the community.  We are a unique charity and believe our strategic plan and business model enables us to operate as a not for loss organisation allowing us to provide the best possible services and products to our customers.

 

The benefits of working for us include:

  • Full training and a robust orientation program provided
  • Ongoing online education and support with furthering professional development
  • Incremental remuneration based on skill and experience
  • Electronic roster, payroll and leave application systems
  • Excellent employment conditions including an Employee Wellness Program
  • Generous salary packaging opportunities

  

Your Application

 To apply for this opportunity, please send your resume and a covering letter that addresses the essential and desirable criteria to E: recruitment@paraquad.org.au.

To view the Position Description for this role, please click here.

 

Closing date: 9am, Friday 22 June 2018

 

ParaQuad is an EEO Employer and people from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds are encouraged to apply.  Successful applicants will be required to consent to a pre-employment health assessment, reference checks, a criminal record check and an online psychometric test.

Personal Care Assistants

Casual
Location: Newcastle, Lake Macquarie, Cessnock & Maitland areas

About the Role

As a Personal Care Assistant you will provide personal care and assist clients to live independently in their own communities. This will include, but not limited to: showering, dressing, grooming, assisted bladder care, assisted bowel care including enema insertion, meal preparation, domestic assistance and community participation.

 

A variety of shifts of varying length (minimum 1 hour shifts) are available ranging from early morning, daytime, evening and night, across both weekdays and weekends. 

 

About You

This role will suit a flexible professional support worker who is looking to make a difference in the community through a rewarding and diverse role. You will identify with our values of Integrity, Accountability, Reliability, Leadership and Respect and you will ideally possess:

 

Essential Criteria

  • Current First Aid Certificate 
  • Personal mobile telephone with data capabilities
  • Access to reliable transport for the purpose of attending community based services (walking distance, public transport, own vehicle with valid NSW driver’s license
  • Flexibility and availability to cover a range of shifts times
  • Demonstrated ability to work in a team and independently

 

Desirable Criteria

  • Experience providing complex personal care in a community setting
  • Certificate III / IV in Disability or Aged Care or Assistant in Nursing
  • Undergraduate university students studying a related health subject are encouraged to apply

 

About Us

ParaQuad NSW is a not-for-profit organisation with over a 54 year history of being a key service provider for people with spinal cord injuries and other physical disabilities and assists those we care for to live independently in the community.  We are a unique charity and believe our strategic plan and business model enables us to operate as a not for loss organisation allowing us to provide the best possible services and products to our customers.

 

The benefits of working for us include:

  • Full training and a robust orientation program provided
  • Ongoing online education and support with furthering professional development
  • Incremental remuneration based on skill and experience
  • Electronic roster, payroll and leave application systems
  • Excellent employment conditions including an Employee Wellness Program
  • Generous salary packaging opportunities

  

Your Application

 To apply for this opportunity, please send your resume and a covering letter that addresses the essential and desirable criteria to E: recruitment@paraquad.org.au.

To view the Position Description for this role, please click here.

 

Closing date: 9am, Friday 22 June 2018

 

ParaQuad is an EEO Employer and people from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds are encouraged to apply.  Successful applicants will be required to consent to a pre-employment health assessment, reference checks, a criminal record check and an online psychometric test.

Successful applicants will be required to consent to a pre-employment health assessment and criminal record check. To be considered for these positions all applicants must provide a covering letter, resume and a completed application form.

If you are interested in applying to be a personal care assistant, please fill out the application form which can be downloaded at Personal Care Assistant employment application form RS03

Please email your covering letter, resume and completed application form to recruitment@paraquad.org.au