Overview

A rewarding opportunity currently exists for a Pastoral Care Associate to join St Vincent’s Care Services at Bronte.

We are looking for a compassionate, spiritual and professional person to work with the Facility Manager and care team to respond effectively to the diverse emotional, spiritual and religious needs of our residents, and their families. Applicants must have a sound understanding of our Mission and a genuine commitment to the service of the aged, vulnerable and poor.

As a Pastoral Care Associate, you will take a lead role honouring this legacy and in nurturing the commitment of all to the mission and values of St Vincent’s Care Services.

The successful applicant will need to demonstrate:
Attainment or progress towards a Clinical Pastoral Education (CPE) qualification and/ or studies in Theology/Religious Education, Counselling/Psychology;
Relevant experience in a similar pastoral or counselling capacity (highly regarded);
Competent technology and computer skills;
Ability to build rapport, trust, empathy, or strong relationships;
Ability to work with minimum supervision;
Respect and sensitivity in ministry to persons of various religious, cultural and ethnic backgrounds, Life Philosophies and Faith Traditions.

As a valued employee of St Vincent’s Care Services we can offer you:

Opportunity to work for the nation’s largest Catholic not-for-profit health and aged care provider, with a rapidly growing and progressive vision;
A friendly team environment with a great community care spirit;
Salary packaging option;
No cost uniforms and training.

St Vincent’s Care Services (SVCS) is a leading Catholic provider of Aged Care Services in Australia. SVCS offers quality residential, community and independent living services through 20 facilities with locations in Queensland, New South Wales and Victoria.

You will be required to hold and maintain a National Criminal History Check and flu vaccination prior to commencing.

We are committed to equal employment opportunities, ethical practices and the principles of cultural diversity and also promote a smoke free work environment.

At St Vincent’s we acknowledge the importance of creating a work environment that is welcoming, safe, equitable and inclusive for Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander Employees. As part of our Commitment to Reconciliation and Closing the Gap in employment related outcomes, we encourage applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples. For further information, visit https ://www.svha.org.au/about-us/reconciliation or get in contact at indigenouscareers@svha.org.au

Interested? Apply Now!

Position Description and Critical Job Demands Checklist:
Contact Details:
John Manouk

Alternate Contact:
Closing Date:
28 February 2021 11:59pm

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