Careers

You may be working face-to-face with people using our services, you may be working in roles behind the scenes. You may be full-time, part-time, casual, volunteer.  Whatever your role, the work you do will be important to achieving ac.care's mission:

We want all country people to have a safe home, enough money to live on and strong, positive relationships.

Click here for updates on the progress of recruitment processes

Exciting new opportunities to make a difference in your community

For many years, ac.care has provided programs to support rural families and children; in Mount Gambier, the Riverland, the Adelaide Hills and the Murraylands.  ac.care is looking to recruit people who are passionate about helping others and thrive in a team environment.  We welcome applications reflecting the diversity of the community.

Mt Gambier:  HR Officer  |   Human Resources

$70,000 - $80,000   

6-9 Month Short Term Contract

WOULD you like to be part of a dynamic regional SA team focused on providing quality services for country people?

ac.care is seeking a generalist and experienced HR officer to work collaboratively as a team member to manage support services to over 250 employees across the Adelaide Hills, Limestone Coast, Murraylands and Riverland. The HR officer will respond to our client’s recruitment and general HR needs in a timely and professional manner. As part of this you will:

  • Manage and administer all aspects of recruitment, including job advertisements, position descriptions, on boarding and termination processes
  • Support employee relation investigations (complaints, bullying, harassment) and hold disciplinary meetings when required
  • Provide a high level of support to ac.care operations, working closely with line managers to anticipate issues and react quickly and effectively
  • Support line managers to effectively deal with performance management issues
  • Prepare communications and reports for line management as required and record and maintain accurate data
  • Work closely with payroll to communicate pay increases/sick days/annual leave requirements
  • Deal with day-to-day queries.

We encourage people of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander descent to apply

Applications close May 6 2019

Downloads:  Position Description     How to Apply

Mt Gambier & Murray Bridge:  Therapeutic Support Workers (Casual)   |   Residential Care

(Child and Youth Support Workers)

You will work as part of a team providing quality around-the-clock care in a home-based environment for children and young people who have been placed under the Guardianship of the Minister; building healthy, supportive relationships, and role-modeling appropriate behaviors.  You will work within a therapeutic model of care that incorporates Therapeutic Crisis Intervention and trauma-informed, intentional, client-centered practice.

If you have experience or training in child and youth work; health and social work; education; child care; early childhood development; and you are committed to the safety and protection of children, you may be interested in this position.

Now receiving applications.

Downloads:  Position Description     How to apply

Limestone Coast, Murraylands, Riverland:  Volunteers

ac.care is embarking on some exciting new initiatives and we are seeking dedicated volunteers from all walks of life with diverse skill sets to join us in providing opportunities for life for rural people.

Now receiving applications.

Downloads:  How to apply   Expression of Interest Form

 

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UPDATES ON THE PROGRESS OF RECRUITMENT

Due to the large number of applications we are receiving it is no longer possible to provide individual responses to applicants who are not selected for interview.  Information on the progress of closed recruitment processes will be posted here and remain for 4 weeks after the closing date.  Thank you for your understanding in this matter - The Human Resources Team.

Berri:  Placement Support Worker |   Foster Care

Applications now closed. Thank you to all applicants

Murray Bridge:  Early Childhood Educators   |   Children's Services

Applications now closed. Thank you to all applicants

Murray Bridge:  Placement Support Worker |   Foster Care

Applications now closed. Thank you to all applicants

Mt Gambier :  Case Manager   |   Post Separation Cooperative Parenting

Applications now closed. Thank you to all applicants