Home Care Employee - Sunshine Coast

Home Care Worker
Part Time 
Location: IRT Sunshine Coast (Caloundra, Mooloolaba, Coolum & Tewantin)
Applications close: 28/04/2024



As a home care worker, you’ll help support our clients to maintain their independence and live at home for longer. Your personalised care and empathetic companionship will truly make a positive impact on their lives. It really is a highly rewarding role!

We currently are expanding and have multiple positions available in Sunshine Coast QLD for all levels of experience, applications are encouraged from passionate and dedicated care workers. 

Your work may include:

  • Assisting our clients with their daily living needs such as light housework, cooking and meal preparation
  • Helping clients with showering, dressing and grooming
  • Driving clients to medical appointments or taking them shopping
  • Providing social support and community engagement 

To view a complete position description, CLICK HERE

Benefits for you:

  • Competitive pay and more cash in your pocket (less tax) with not-for-profit salary packaging
  • Professional and career development opportunities 
  • Access to free accredited training courses via our very own registered training organisation, IRT Academy
  • Multiple career pathways
  • Flexible working conditions
  • Birthday leave - relax and take a day off on us!
  • Discounted gym memberships
  • Employee Assistance Program (free counselling service) and staff wellness programs
  • Paid travel, mileage ($0.96/KM) & penalty rates 
  • Smart phone, uniform, PPE & training provided


To be successful you will have:

  • Current First Aid Certificate (or willing to obtain)
  • Current valid driver’s licence
  • A reliable registered vehicle with comprehensive insurance
  • Current flu vaccination (or willing to obtain)
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills 
  • Certificate III in Individual Support or equivalent and working towards obtaining your medication competency. 
  • A big heart – you’re empathetic and have a passion for supporting older Australians to live their best life possible

About IRT

At IRT, we have been caring for older Australians for over 50 years, providing aged care, home care and retirement living solutions to more than 9000 customers in NSW, the ACT and Queensland. 

We are proud of our culture and employ people across a diverse range of occupations, backgrounds and skills, who are passionate and committed to creating a better world for all older Australians

How to Apply: If you feel this is the right role for you, we’d love to hear from you! Simply click the “Apply now” button, fill in your details and submit. Once you apply, we’ll be in touch to discuss your application.

Any Questions? 
Contact: Kaylene Morell
Phone: 0427 661 787
Email: kmorell@irt.org.au 

All successful candidates will be required to undergo pre-employment checks including reference checks, pre-employment functional assessment and a National Criminal History Check.