Community Transport Officer, Woodville or St Agnes, Part-Time Date (Closing: 8am, 23 April 2021)



Job Title: Community Transport Officer

Location: Woodville or St Agnes
Work Type: Part-Time
Date Closing: 8am, 23 April 2021

About Bene: At Bene, we believe that growing older is no reason to stop growing as individuals or as communities. Quite the opposite. Here, our staff and volunteers work as a team to ensure that the lives of over 2,500 South Australians are more able to flourish in communities that celebrate individuality, diversity and a zest for life. At the same time, you’ll be rewarded with a fulfilling career path, growth and development opportunities, flexible work options, full salary packaging benefits and a friendly and supportive team environment with an open-minded culture.

About the Role: Bene Aged Care is currently seeking 2 Transport Officers to join our Centre Based Programs Team. The positions are available as permanent part time roles, working the above hours.

These newly created positions are designed to support effective delivery of our Centre Based Programs. The successful candidate will use a Bene company vehicle to drive to consumers’ homes and transport them to the Centre Based Program. You are then required to transport the consumers back to their home at the close of the program.

PadrePio Centre – Woodville

Monday        0830-1100 & 1330-1600

Tuesday       0830-1100 & 1330-1600

Centre based Program – St Agnes

Monday        0830-1100 & 1330-1600

Tuesday       0830-1100 & 1330-1600

Wednesday  0830-1100 & 1330-1600

Thursday      0830-1100 & 1330-1600

Friday           0830-1100 & 1330-1600

  • Ensuring a customer focused service is provided to all consumers.
  • Adhering to scheduled service times
  • Adhering to specified work instructions for the safe entering and exiting of a consumer’s home
  • Liaising with our Coordinator’s regarding any changes/issues with the consumer
  • Maintaining a clean and tidy vehicle, whether using a private or Bene vehicle
  • Completion of daily vehicle inspection checklists for Bene vehicles

This is an exciting opportunity to participate in the lives of our culturally diverse consumers in a truly vibrant and energetic aged care centre-based community, in a supportive and enjoyable working environment.

Salary and conditions will be based on the Social, Community, Home Care and Disability Services Industry Award.  Additionally, you can benefit from the generous Salary Sacrifice options available as a staff member of a ‘not for profit’ organisation.

About You: You will be a bright, outgoing, committed, skilled and caring individual that displays empathy for the older members of our community. You will equally match our culture and values in the support and care for the frail and elderly. Applications are invited from professionals with:

  • Current driver’s licence and clean driving record
  • Outstanding customer service skills
  • Ability to obtain National Police Clearance
  • Current first aid certificate
  • Accessible by telephone

Diversity and Inclusion: We celebrate the uniqueness of individuals and the strength in diversity. At Bene, we strive to create an inclusive workplace culture that connects us closer to the communities that we serve. As an Equal Opportunity employer, we are committed to the principles of fairness, dignity and mutual respect.

To Apply: Click on the ‘Apply Now’ button ensuring that you upload your resume and three current referees. Applications close 8am, Friday 23 April 2021.

Please note: We seek applications from individuals that meet the essential criteria. No agencies please. Only successful applicants will be contacted.