How To Become Part of the Assist team
Assist HomeCare is constantly recruiting quality support workers to keep up with the growing demand for our quality home support services.
Click here to access our Support Worker Application Form
To apply to work for Assist HomeCare please download and complete the form above and send to:
Email: firstname.lastname@example.org or Fax: 8338 2200
or post to:
Attn: Human Resources Manager
PO Box 80 Glenside SA 5065
Please include copies of any formal qualifications and relevant training, current police clearance and Senior First Aid Certificate and manual handling certificate (if already completed).
Choose Your Own Hours at Assist
At Assist HomeCare we try to cater for everyone’s needs. You can choose your own hours. Whether your a single parent wanting to work school hours or just need a casual night time work as a second job, if your suitably qualified we will find work to suit your needs.
Becoming a Support Worker for Assist
The essential requirements of our support workers are as follows: A Caring Nature, provision of an acceptable police history check, a current manual handling certificate, evidence of a qualification for the type of services you provide, a current senior first aid certificate, a mobile phone or home phone with a message service, a high degree of honesty and integrity and attend Assist’s orientation sessions prior to the commencement of service delivery.
Assist Personal Accident Insurance Cover
Assist has taken out personal accident insurance cover to help protect our support workers. Please contact our office for further information on this insurance cover.
Occupational Health and Safety
Under the Occupational Health Safety and Welfare Act 1986, you are, as a self employed person required to take reasonable care to protect your own health and safety at work and avoid adversely affecting the health or safety of other persons through your own acts or omissions. You will generally be working in client’s homes, which are generally uncontrolled environments. As a result we may ask you to conduct and Site Safety Inspection prior to commencing work.
Click here to access the Site Inspection Sheet
Motor Vehicle Insurance
You must have appropriate car insurance cover if you are required to transport clients for Assist in a motor vehicle. You should advise your insurer so that they are aware that you will be transporting clients on behalf of Assist.
Procedure for Registering with Assist HomeCare
If you decide that you wish to proceed with your registration as a support worker to provide services for Assist Homecare, you will need to do the following: Send us an application letter and a resume, Complete the application form and provide us with details of three referees. Include original copies of your current police clearance, First Aid Certificate (if appropriate), Manual Handling Certificate and proof of any qualifications you may have. Assist will then notify you when to come in for an interview and our next Orientation session that you can attend.
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