Pyrenees Community Care Support Staff

Ongoing Applications

Casual – Band 2 ($29.74 per hour) and 3 ($30.92 per hour) + Casual Loading + Allowances

Pyrenees Shire is a progressive municipality and supportive organisation that serves a population of approximately 7,000 people.  Council’s administration is based at Beaufort, a 30 minute drive from Ballarat and Ararat and 90 minutes from Melbourne. The municipality 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.  In partnership with the client, support staff provide home care, personal care & respite care services to support our client’s ability to live as independently as possible.

Working hours are from 7am -7pm Monday to Friday and may require some weekend work on the odd occasion.

Candidates without a formal qualification of Certificate III in Disability or Aged Care or equivalent, or individuals currently undertaking these studies will be considered.

Council will offer casual hours. Minimum hours will be discussed with the successful applicant based on their availability.

Furthermore, the successful candidate needs to be double vaccinated.

Council pays above Award wages and provides ongoing training opportunities. Council will offer permanent part time hours, minimum hours will be discussed with the successful applicant based on their availability.

Further information may be obtained by telephoning Marina Veal, Community Care Team Leader on 1300 797 363. 

Interested applicants should obtain a position description outlining the relevant duties and other documentation by clicking on the links or by contacting Chantelle Sandlant on 1300 797 363.

Applicants must provide:

  • an application cover sheet;
  • a covering letter identifying your interest in the position; 
  • Curriculum Vitae; and
  • Proof of double Covid-19 Vaccination

Applications should be forwarded to attention Chantelle Sandlant or Pyrenees Shire Council, 5 Lawrence Street, Beaufort Vic 3373.

Applications for the position will remain open until the positions are filled.

The Pyrenees Shire Council is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to a safe, healthy, and flexible workplace. Our employment practices include the provision of reasonable adjustments/flexible working arrangements as required, particularly for staff with disability or carer responsibilities.

We welcome applications from First Nations people and people of all cultures, abilities, sexualities and genders.

J Nolan
Chief Executive Officer