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Host Family Carer
Midland & surrounding suburbs
  • Help someone to provide new opportunities, connections and relationships
  • Provide safe supportive respite in your home, for short periods of time (2 -3 days per fortnight)
  • Great hourly rate plus 9.5% superannuation

 

Avivo is committed to people sharing lives and homes. Our shared living options aims to reflect the way natural relationships work whilst providing support and companionship.

 

Our Vision is:

 'People living as valued citizens, making their own decisions, developing their abilities and growing in their relationships.'

www.avivo.org.au

 

About the Customer:

  

Our customer is looking for someone who lives in the North Eastern area of Perth (but not limited to) and surrounding suburbs for short stays, of 2 to 3days fortnightly. You will receive payment for the support you provide.

 

It is important to the customer that she is valued and included as part of the household, but also that her privacy and independence as a young adult is respected. 

 

This customer would like to gain more independence and improve everyday skills around the home such as cooking and laundry.  Freedom to see friends, being able to smoke in designated areas and invite friends to the home on occasion’s, would be important in maintaining control of her life and experiences. 

 

The customer is keen to live and be supported by people with similar interests, for example, music and love of the outdoors.

 

About You:

 

The successful applicant would have traits such as good organisational skills, be friendly, empathetic and have a positive outlook.  A couple would be desirable; however single applicants are welcomed to apply. Applicants with Pets are welcomed. 

 

The applicant would have an understanding or be willing to learn about diabetes, vision impairments, autism and mental health issues and how they impact on her life.

 

For more information about this exciting opportunity, please contact Jodi Norrish on 1300 428 486 or Jodi.Norrish@avivo.org.au

  

 

 

To be considered for this role you must attach an updated resume and a cover letter as one document.

 

Making an appointment to this position is subject to a satisfactory National Police Clearance.

 

We value a diverse workforce with different life experiences, skills and backgrounds including people with disability, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people and people from all cultural and linguistic backgrounds 

 

 

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