Careers

Why work for us?

The Good Shepherd Home offers an attractive, supportive, caring and social working environment, where employees have the opportunity to make a positive difference in the lives of the home's residents.

Focus on the care of our residents is the priority of The Good Shepherd Home and we look for individuals who can offer compassionate, physical, emotional and spiritual support to residents and their families.

Successful applicants will enjoy competitive remuneration through salary packaging options, opportunities for on-going education and professional development and be part of a workplace culture that is both flexible and supportive.

We welcome Expression of Interest applications from suitably qualified people to work within The Good Shepherd Home. Recruitment is based on vacancy and demand and as such your application will remain on file for a period of 3 months. 

All applicants must qualify for work in Australia and undergo a Criminal History Check.


Expressions of Interest

We welcome Expression of Interest applications from suitably skilled and/or qualified people to work within The Good Shepherd Home. Recruitment is based on operational need and requirement to deliver services. Your application will be retained for a period of three (3) months.

Please complete the Employment Application Form below and email to our Human Resources Team on recruitment@tgsh.org.au, along with any other documents requested in the corresponding role you are applying for. Alternatively, please ring 4772 9900 for further information.

Employment Application Form


Registered Nurses / Enrolled Nurses

Applicants must be committed to promoting maximum resident independence and leading care staff in providing individualised contemporary practice Gerontological care.

 Current AHPRA registration, exceptional communication and interpersonal skills, and the ability to assess, plan, implement and evaluate care and services for aged persons within a residential home-like care environment are essential.


Please supply us with the following documents:
  • Resume or CV
  • Additional supporting documents such as qualifications and training certificates (if applicable)


Resident Care Assistants (RCA)

Applicants must be flexible individuals with compassionate qualities and broad availability. Under the supervision of a Registered or Enrolled Nurse, the Home’s multi-skilled RCA delivers direct resident care that supports their dignity and provides for social, physical, spiritual, cultural and emotional needs. Successful applicants will possess the following:
  • Ability to follow written procedures and industry guidelines
  • High level communication skills to interact with Residents, visitors, supervisors and other employees
  • Ability to work well within a team environment
  • Ability to provide individualised care within a homelike environment
  • Certificate III or IV in Residential Aged Care is advantageous.
Please supply us with the following documents:
  • Resume or CV
  • Additional supporting documents such as qualifications and training certificates (if applicable)


Hotel Services: Catering, Cleaning and Laundry 

The Hotel Services staff play a pivotal role in meeting the support services needs of the Home. Under the supervision of a team leader, the Home's multi-skilled Hotel Services staff deliver high level catering, cleaning and laundry services to the Home's residents in accordance with resident needs and related policies and procedures.

Applicants must be enthusiastic, with:
  • Good flexibility and broad availability
  • Enjoy working within an aged care environment
  • Have good organisational and time management skills
  • Ability to work well within a team environment
  • Similar experience in a hospital or Aged Care facility may be advantageous
Please supply us with the following documents:
  • Resume or CV
  • Additional supporting documents such as qualifications and training certificates (if applicable)

Volunteers

The Good Shepherd Home welcomes volunteers across a range of disciplines. Visit our Volunteers page, for more information.