Community Care Support Staff

Job Reference Number: 48/22/183
Closing Date: Wednesday 21 March 2018, 5:00 PM 


BAND 2/3 - $52,037 - $58,570 (PRO RATA + SUPER)

Pyrenees Shire is a progressive municipality and supportive organisation that serves a population of approximately 8000 people.  The Shire’s administration is based at Beaufort, a 30 minute drive from Ballarat and Ararat and 90 minutes from Melbourne. The Shire is renowned for its natural environment, beautiful landscapes, agricultural production, charming character-filled towns and developing tourism industry including the renowned Pyrenees wine area.  It is supported by health, education and community services.

Pyrenees Shire Council is seeking to recruit staff to deliver Aged & Disability services within the Pyrenees Shire.  In partnership with clients, support staff provide home care, personal care & respite care services to support our clients ability to live as independently as possible.

Hours of work will vary, with the inclusion of day, afternoon, evening and weekend work.

Two categories of employment are offered. These include minimum formal qualification of Certificate III in Disability or Aged Care, or no formal aged care qualifications but with a willingness to undertake accredited training. 

Further information regarding the Pyrenees Community Care Services can be obtained from  Marina Veal, Pyrenees Community Care Co-ordinator and/or Martin Walmsley, Manager Community Wellbeing on telephone (03) 5349 1100.

Interested applicants should obtain a position description outlining the relevant duties and other documentation by downloading via the link below.

Applicants must provide:

  • an Application Cover Sheet;
  • a covering letter identifying your interest in the position;  and
  • Curriculum Vitae.

Applications should be submitted via email to, attention to Ms Pam Burns, 5 Lawrence Street, Beaufort Vic 3373 by 5pm Wednesday 21st March 2018.

The Pyrenees Shire Council is an Equal Opportunity employer and maintains a non-smoking work environment.

J.G. Nolan
Chief Executive Officer

We acknowledge the people past and present of the Wadawurrung, Dja Dja Wurrung, and Djab Wurrung tribes, whose land forms the Pyrenees Shire. We pay our respect to the customs, traditions and stewardship of the land by the elders and people of these tribes.

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