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The right training and experience make a candidate qualified. The right personality makes them excel.”

 

 

 Imagine your grandmother or grandfather came into your care. Their care needs have increased over the years and it came to the point when they cannot manage daily tasks by themselves. What would you have to do to manage their care? What would you do to make sure they maintain a quality of life?

Umbrella Inc.’s mission is to empower seniors so they can fully enjoy their Golden Years. We believe, that language, gender identity, culture or financials should not be a barrier to access quality services. This vision for life-changing quality care is made a reality through the work of our dedicated support workers as they seek to meet the physical, social, emotional and spiritual needs of all who choose Umbrella Inc.  Working at Umbrella Inc. offers challenging work, flexible hours, the possibility to combine work with study, lots of variety and most importantly the opportunity to change someone’s life.

Working at Umbrella Inc. is more than just a job – it means to belong to a caring and fun multicultural family.

If you are interested in any of the paid positions at Umbrella Inc., please submit your resume and the completed Employment form. Please, click on the link below to download the form. 

Umbrella Employment Application Form – Support Worker

 

Available positions:  

 

Position: SENIOR MANAGER – GOVERNANCE–  Fulltime

Attractive remuneration including salary packaging

Umbrella Multicultural Community Care Services Inc. is a leading provider of community aged care services, based in Perth Western Australia.   This rapidly growing organisation has clients from more than 60 countries and staff and volunteers who are multi-lingual and diversity aware.  Programs include the Commonwealth Home Support Program, Home Care Packages and the Community Visitors Scheme.

We are seeking a professional who will work closely with the Chief Executive Officer and management team, contributing to the management and growth of the organisation and to the quality care of clients, through policy and governance work and coordinating funding applications and tenders.

Key responsibilities of this position will include:

  • Ensure that Umbrella complies with the Commonwealth Aged Care Quality Standards, in conjunction with the Chief Executive Officer and management team.
  • Develop and review policies and communicate these to staff, volunteers and Board members.
  • Develop and implement quality assurance procedures working closely with the Chief Executive Officer and management team.
  • Identify and coordinate new funding applications, tenders and other funding opportunities.
  • Monitor and Umbrella Inc’s Incorporation requirements and coordinate Annual General Meetings and other General Meetings, in conjunction with the CEO and Board of Management.

To be successful in this position you will be an individual with experience in policy and governance work, have at least 3 years’ management experience in the community aged care sector and have organisational development and strategic planning skills.   Knowledge of diversity, access and equity issues relating to CaLD and LGBTI seniors is also essential.

This is an opportunity for an individual looking to work in a dynamic, community-based and diverse organisation and to make a significant contribution to Umbrella’s management and growth.

To obtain the Position Description, click on the link below and for any enquiries about the position, contact Anna Harrison, CEO, on (08) 9275 4411 or email: ceo@umbrellacommunitycare.com.au

Applications addressing the Selection Criteria listed in the Position Description must be submitted by COB Monday 19 November to Jan Ryan  j.ryan@umbrellacommunitycare.com.au or posted to  Umbrella Inc. PO Box 311 Belmont 6984.

PD – Senior Manager Governance

 

 

Domestic Assistance Support Worker (paid)

Domestic Assistance Support Worker wanted to join our TEAM! We are looking for committed bilingual people to join our Domestic Assistance Program. People without the certificate is also welcome to enquire. There is a wide range of activities that you have to do for the client, depending on their needs. For example: domestic assistance, shopping, transport, cleaning, attending social activities and appointments and more. We are looking for people who speak Polish, Croatian, Serbian, Macedonian, Italian or any other Eastern and Southern European languages.

If you believe, you are someone who:

> is looking for a rewarding career,
> is physically fit,
> is willing to undertake a minimum of 10 hours work per week,
> has the qualifications ( Certificats or relevant experience),
> has a car,
> is flexible and have creative thinking,
> is willing to undergo training

… then we would like to hear from you!

Umbrella has more than 15 years’ experience in providing excellent care for the multicultural community. We provide a competitive salary and a supportive working environment.
Please note we only consider applicants who have completed the employment form.

If you would like to join, please contact Jolanta Kacperek on 9275 4411 or j.kacperek@umbrellacommunitycare.com.au

 



 

CVS Volunteer Position

Practice a language and Change someone’s life for the better

We are looking for people who speak: ITALIAN, FRENCH, PORTUGUESE, SERBIAN, POLISH, UKRAINIAN, MALTESE, HINDI, MACEDONIAN, BURMESE, AND MANY OTHER LANGUAGES.

There are many elderly people from different ethnic backgrounds who are isolated in the community. You, as a volunteer, can change these people’s life for the better. So, if you have some spare time, and would like to make a new friend, talk to us today about volunteering in the Visiting Angels Program. This unique program is about linking volunteers with socially isolated people from culturally and linguistically diverse or gender diverse background who live at home or in aged care facilities throughout the Perth Metropolitan area.

We ask that you are able to visit a minimum of 2 hours per fortnight and spend time doing what you both enjoy. Perhaps, you can chat together, share a cup of tea, play a board game, go for a short walk in the garden, listen to music together or help write to their family.

Umbrella has a 16 years’ experience in working with volunteers. This program provides you with the opportunity to meet new people, gain working experience, attend new training for free, practice a language or to make a difference in your community. We provide orientation and training (in-house and external, depending on your needs), reimburse your travelling cost and we pay for your police clearances.

If you would like to join, please contact CVS Coordinator on 9275 4411 or cvs@umbrellacommunitycare.com.au

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Umbrella team member in action