Do you have direct care experience with working alongside children? Are you looking for a new challenge and opportunity to care for vulnerable children? Parkerville Children and Youth Care (Inc) have an exciting opportunity for Respite Carer’s to join our dynamic team of professionals within our Perth Metro cottages.
As a Respite Carer in our Family Group Homes, you will be employed as direct care staff to Group Care settings whilst primary carers are on scheduled breaks, special leave, annual and sick leave. Respite Carers are accountable to their OHC Residential Programme Case Manager for the care of children in line with Parkerville Children and Youth Care’s processes, case plan and individual care plans. As an OHC Residential Programme member, Respite Carers provide a safe, secure nurturing, care environment and give unconditional positive regard to the children in their care. The Respite Carer has access to an interactive multi-disciplinary team system which incorporates the child, Case Managers, clinical staff as well as complementary services and resources relevant to the child and care setting.