BASScare is a community based, not-for-profit organisation, providing compassionate care for the aged in the Boroondara community.

Morgan Glen Iris – This state of the art new facility was launched in July 2021. The apartments will allow older people to live privately with independence and dignity, knowing the best help is on hand from experienced and knowledgeable care professionals. Learn more about Morgan Glen Iris at morgangleniris.com.au

We are currently seeking a Direct Support Worker – DSW  to join our growing team.

Salary and Benefits

  • Access to our Not for Profit salary packaging
  • Access to on-going training and development
  • Access to our Employee Assist Program (EAP)
  • Free onsite parking
  • Access to our recognition and reward program
  • Quarterly social functions
  • Supportive and inclusive team environment

Job Role

We are seeking an experienced Direct Support Worker to join our growing team. You will deliver outstanding personal support to our residents that enables them to live life with independence, choice and dignity.

Some of the task our DSW’s may undertake include :

  • Assisting residents with enquiries
  • Providing individualised support to residents
  • Respond to call requests
  • Lifestyle and Community

About you

  • Previous experience as a personal care attendant, disability support worker or equivalent.
  • Ideally, you’ll have experience working in a retirement village or aged care home.
  • You’ll be tech savvy and have experience with the Microsoft Office suite
  • Job variety is exciting for you. You’re just as happy to be answering phone calls and accepting deliveries, as you are pouring our residents their next glass of wine, or picking up the vacuum to keep the place looking its best.
  • You’ll preferably have a full driver’s license and a valid police check.
  • You may have first aid and CPR qualifications and Responsible Service of Alcohol (RSA)however if you don’t have them, we can help you get them

Hours on Offer

Part Time – 22.5 hours per week, days negotiable.

How to apply

Send an email to hr@basscare.org.au and attach your resume and your cover letter, demonstrating how you meet each of the criteria specified in the ‘About you’ section.

Thank you for your interest in working at BASScare – Morgan Glen Iris!