Careers and Volunteering

Southern Cross Care is always looking for people who have a passion for assisting older people to feel right at home and live well and who are committed to delivering the highest possible level of service with empathy and compassion. If you have these attributes then you may want to join our team.

As a member of our team you will enjoy:

  • Family friendly and flexible hours
  • Career pathways and education and training opportunities
  • A friendly and supportive work environment
  • Competitive salaries and benefits
  • Salary packaging

 

We currently have positions available at our Northern Region Aged Care Facilities.

 

Casual Roles Available – Yaraandoo Aged Care Facility – Somerset. 30.05.2019

We currently have the follow casual roles available at our Yaraandoo Aged Care Facility.

  • Catering service staff
  • Cook
  • Cleaning/laundry staff
  • Administration officer

If you are kind and caring and enjoy working in a team environment, please submit your resume to Kylie Bennett, Facility Manager, Yaraandoo by email kylie.bennett@scctas.org.au.

 

 Enrolled Nurses – Casual and Part – Time – 30.05.2019

We have Enrolled Nurse vacancies at our Glenara Lakes, Mt Esk and Ainslie Low Head Residential Aged Care Facilities.

If you have sound clinical skills and enjoy working with a team of dedicated employees please contact;

 

Registered Nurse – 05.04.2019

As a Tasmanian’s largest provider of aged care services with over 46 years’ experience we are, committed to providing high standard of care to our consumers.

We are looking for a highly skilled and motivated Registered Nurse at our Glenara Lakes Residential Aged Care Facility at Youngtown near Launceston CBD.

The base hourly rate for this position (not including shift penalties) ranges from $30.40 – $38.82 depending on experience. If you have sound clinical skills and enjoy working with a team of dedicated employees please contact Acting Facility Manager, Mrs Louise Scambler louise.scambler@scctas.org.au.

 

Causal Registered and Enrolled Nurse – Yaraandoo, Somerset 30.05.2019

We have a vacancy for casual Registered Nurse  and Enrolled Nurses at our Yaraandoo Residential Aged Care Facility at Somerset.

The base hourly rate for a Registered Nurse(not including shift penalties) ranges from $31.80 – $38.82 depending on experience.

The base hourly rate for a Enrolled Nurse(not including shift penalties) ranges from $29.15 – $29.71 depending on experience.

If you have sound clinical skills and enjoy working with a team of dedicated employees, contact Kylie Bennett, Facility Manager, Yaraandoo on

03 6435 1010 (or email kylie.bennett@scctas.org.au).

 

Volunteering

Volunteering is a great way to make a difference in the lives of others and to meet new people and make new friends. Southern Cross Care has a strong contingent of volunteers and we always welcome more.

Any amount of time you can give is welcomed and of value in enhancing the wellbeing of our residents and clients.

A wide variety of skills are needed including driving, arts and crafts, music, gardening, assisting with activities and many more.

For more information about becoming a volunteer contact us or call 1300 761 198.

 

 

Special requirements for employees and Volunteers

Please note that it is a requirement of the Aged Care Act that all employees have a National Police Certificate that is no more than three years old. There are some serious offences that, if you have been convicted for one of these it may preclude you from employment or volunteering.

You will not be able to commence employment or volunteering until a suitable National Police Certificate is received. Southern Cross Care is happy to provide assistance in obtaining a National Police Certificate for our volunteers.