About the organisation
About the role
We’re looking for a Laundry Assistant with relevant experience who wants to join our 2,000+ team of staff and volunteers to make a difference on a part time basis, working 25 hours per week based in Clifton Hill.
The Brotherhood of St Laurence (BSL) has a clear vision – an Australia free of poverty.
For almost 90 years, we have worked with policy makers and the community for systemic change that will prevent and alleviate poverty in Australia.
We are passionate about the work we do.
We strive to create change that lasts for a more compassionate and just society – a society in which we can all fully participate in social, civic and economic life with the dignity and respect we all deserve.
The Laundry Assistant is part of an integrated team providing resident care services to the residents. The position ensures that the laundry service at the residence is organised and meets all laundry infection control criteria.
Salary will be in the range of $46,122.96 – $47,919.56 pro rata per annum, based on skills and experience plus superannuation.
WHAT WE ARE LOOKING FOR
Passion for supporting the mission of BSL, and delivering excellence in your role, are just the start.
To be considered for the role and be successful in it, we’re looking for someone who has the following key skills and experiences:
- Demonstrated hands on laundry experience
- Demonstrated ability to complete set tasks within time frames provided
- Effective communication and customer service skills
- Proven ability to work independently and as part of team
- Knowledge OHS, Food Safety and manual handling
- Understanding of and commitment to safe work and hygiene practices.
- Understanding of and empathy with the values and ideals of the Brotherhood.
- Desirable – Aged care or hospital experience
- Extensive salary packaging options to reduce amount of tax you pay
- Career development opportunities
- Leave loading of 17.5%
- Flexible working arrangements
- Employee Assistance Program
BSL employees enjoy a range of flexible work options and other attractive benefits. Recognising that there is no ‘one size fits all’ pattern of work–life balance, the organisation endeavours to provide options to suit the needs of all staff.
If this looks like a role that’s right for you, APPLY NOW or contact Milly Kuranage, Residential Care Manager on 0490 436 051 for a confidential discussion.
To view the Position Description to address the Key Selection Criteria, please click here.
Applications close: Sunday 3rd July, 2022 at 11.55pm
The Brotherhood of St Laurence adheres to Government mandates in relation to COVID-19.
We are an EEO and understand the importance of diversity and inclusion. We recognise that everyone has the right to an equitable, safe and productive environment and to be treated with dignity and respect. We welcome applications from all people regardless of age, gender, ethnicity, cultural background, disability or sexual orientation. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are encouraged to apply.
Successful applicants will be subject to pre-employment checks including criminal history and working with children. Recruitment decisions are based on the key inherent needs and requirements of each role, and candidates are selected based on their unique strengths and characteristics. Applicants must have proof of working rights in Australia.
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