Bluestar Domestic Assistant

  • : Jewish Care Victoria
  • : 29-Jul-2020
  • : Melbourne VIC 3000
Reference Number 10294
Position Title Bluestar Domestic Assistant
Employment Type Permanent Part Time
Organisation SOP Blue Star Support Team
Location Head Office (St Kilda Road)
Enterprise Agreement Classification JCV SCHDHP&S Agreement - Support Services - Level 1
Hours 20
Position Summary

About the Company 

Jewish Care Victoria, a not-for-profit organisation, is the largest provider of aged and community services for the Jewish Community in Victoria. Services include Aged Residential Care, Assessment Referral and Individual Support Services, Community Aged Care, Disability, Mental Health, Youth and Family Services and Holocaust Survivors Programs.

We take pride in delivering the highest level of service and being an equal opportunity employer. Jewish Care is proudly celebrating 170 years of service.


About the Role

The Bluestar team at Jewish Care Victoria require the expertise of 20 new Domestic Support Workers.

We are seeking friendly and happy people that can not only do a great clean but can brighten the day of elders in the community. 

Most of our clients live in the areas of Caulfield, St Kilda, Carnegie, Bentleigh, Glen Huntley, Malvern, Kew, Moorabbin and surrounding suburbs. Some clients live in Outer Melbourne suburbs. Ideally rosters will be set to provide you with work closer to home, however, employees that are flexible will be able to encounter more hours of work.

You will need to have your own reliable transport, typically most hours of work will be 20 hours and rewarding pay rates apply!

Clients will provide safe cleaning products and cleaning equipment. Jewish Care will supply your personal protective equipment such as disposable aprons and gloves.

Your role will entail duties such as dusting, mopping, sweeping, vacuuming, and wiping down tables, benches, showers, baths, stove tops, fridges and cupboards. 

Most importantly we are seeking kind, friendly and reliable staff. People that care about people! 


Skills and Experience

  • Domestic cleaning experience 
  • A satisfactory police check to be maintained at all times
  • An understanding of the need for privacy and confidentiality 
  • An ability to work efficiently, independently and without direct supervision


Benefits and Culture

 We are committed to the professional development of all staff, and provide ongoing opportunities to upgrade staff skill set and expertise. We aim to provide the highest standard of professional and personal support offering flexibility and conditions not readily available elsewhere, including the option of maximising your income with salary packaging.

Jewish Care employs staff from all cultural and religious backgrounds and provides cultural and spiritual training in the Jewish Ethos. Our recruitment procedures reflect our commitment to the safety and protection of our clients, relevant screening and police checks will be conducted.

Jewish Care proudly celebrates and warmly welcomes the rich diversity of our community and strives to be inclusive for all, including the LGBTI+ community. 

We look forward to hearing from you.


(Recruitment agencies please do not contact)

Selection Criteria Essential: Do you have experience in the position you are applying for?
Essential: Have you ever been an employee or volunteer for Jewish Care Victoria before?
Essential: Do you currently hold a valid police check or are you happy to have Jewish Care Victoria process one on your behalf?
Essential: Do you have any restrictions that would prevent you from performing the full range of duties in the job?
Essential: Do you have full working rights within Australia? (If no, please indicate your working restriction)
Essential: Do you have a certificate in cleaning/chemical handling?
Essential: This role requires you to physically bend, reach above your head and move yourself to operate cleaning duties and equipment. Are you physically able to do this?
Essential: Do you have your own car?
Essential: Are you happy to drive to clients homes in the community for work?
Essential: Are you available at least 20 hours per week?
Essential: Do you speak another language/s other than English?


Job Location (Area or Region)
Job Type
Business Type
Home Care Provider
Job Title
Bluestar Domestic Assistant
Start timeframe
Posted By
Jewish Care Victoria
Contact Phone
Candidate Criteria
Has Police check?
Highest Education
Melbourne VIC 3000
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