Care Service Employees - Ancillary (kitchen)

Catholic Care of the Aged

Ref No:
17/57 & 17/58
Applications Close:
Tue, 25/07/2017
Catholic Care of the Aged (CCA) is an integral part of St Agnes’ Parish, Port Macquarie. With over 600 people in our care, CCA is the largest aged care provider within the areas of Port Macquarie and Kempsey.


CCA offers a warm, caring and compassionate environment that caters for the full continuum of the ageing process, from self-sufficiency through to full dependency across our community care, retirement living and residential care services.  We provide positive lifestyle choices and a person-centred approach to care for older people that will enrich and fulfil their lives. Our services are delivered in a Christian context characterised by compassion, commitment, dignity, respect, excellence and love for all.  We continually strive to improve, develop and grow our staff and our services with the aim of developing innovative approaches that will provide the best possible care for the people we serve.


We are seeking suitably qualified and experienced people for Care Service roles, to provide resident-directed ancillary (kitchen) services within our Aged Care facilities in St Agnes’ Site. The successful applicants will be committed to the person-centred approach, and will work co-operatively and respectfully with residents, co-workers, families, visitors and volunteers. Positions vacant as detailed below:

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CSE Grade 1 (part-time) – Ancillary (kitchen) - Afternoon shift

24 hours per fortnight


CSE Grade 1 (part-time) – Ancillary (kitchen) - Afternoon shift

39 hours per fortnight



  • Commitment to work in harmony with Catholic Values and Principles
  • Experience in food handling
  • Certificate II in Hospitality (desirable)
  • Be able to observe accurately and follow directions precisely
  • A genuine interest in and compassion for the aged
  • Effective communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to work as part of a team
  • Flexibility to be able to work shifts during the week and weekends


Salary and conditions are in accordance with the Diocese of Lismore Care Services NSWNMA and HSU NSW Enterprise Agreement (2014-2017).  Attractive salary packaging is also available for permanent employees.