Support Workers

Organisation : St Bart's

Location : Perth

Work type : Casual/Vacation

Profession : Community Services, Social & Support Work

Sector : Homelessness & Affordable Housing, Mental Health

Salary type : Hourly

Salary : from $34.17 per hour plus shift allowances

Application closing date : 19 Apr, 2020

About the role

St Bart’s Mental Health and Accommodation facilities deliver essential support services to individuals who are experiencing the risk of homelessness. The services help to build individual capacity and develop the skills required for the transition to independent living.  As part of the wider preparations during these unprecedented times, we are currently urgently seeking to expand our casual workforce, to ensure we can continue to deliver the services required.


We are looking for reliable and highly motivated individuals to join the various services and accommodation facilities across Perth including Women’s and Family Accommodation.


  • Casual Support Workers
  • Varied shifts over a 7 day roster (Monday to Sunday)
  • Shifts Available:
    • Early Shift 7.00am – 3.00pm
    • Afternoon Shift 2.30pm – 10.30pm
    • Night Shift 10.15pm – 7.15am
  • Remuneration: from $34.17 per hour plus shift allowances


The successful candidates will have previous experience and understanding of mental health recovery, homelessness or other personal/social challenges of people with a lived experience. You will have excellent communication skills, be a team player, and have the flexibility to pick up shifts as required.

This is a great opportunity to be part of a supporting community delivering various services and working alongside our clients who have a range of needs.


We welcome applications from qualified candidates, as well as those who may be currently studying towards a qualification, and looking to get some great hands on experience!


Essential Skills & Criteria: 

  • Completed Tertiary qualification (or studying towards) in Community Services, Mental Health Services or any other similar discipline
  • Have current working rights to work in Australia
  • Have a current and satisfactory Police Clearance (obtained within the last 3 months)

About the organisation

Organisation Name : St Bart's

St Bart’s is a not-for-profit organisation that provides a diverse range of services for those who are homeless or at risk of homelessness. Services include supported accommodation, recovery focused accommodation for those with Mental Health issues, residential aged care, and aged care home services. 

How to apply for this role

At St Barts, we are passionate about providing equal employment opportunities and embracing diversity. We actively encourage applications from any background. 


For further details regarding the position or for a confidential discussion, please contact Gizele Lim, HR Administrator on (08) 9323 5182 or email


Due to the amount of applications, unfortunately St Bart’s will only be able to contact the successful applicants.

Please quote in application: Support Workers via Pro Bono Australia.


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