Housekeeper

ABOUT YWCA AUSTRALIAWe are a proudly feminist not-for-profit organisation and for over 140 years we have been working at the forefront of gender equality through our housing, community programs and advocacy. Our new 5-year strategy, the YWCA Evolve Strategy (YeS 2026), has recently been launched with a focus on making young women’s leadership and women’s housing our priority for gender equity in Australia. This will ensure we continue to deliver measurable and meaningful impact towards a future where gender equality is a reality. ABOUT THIS ROLEYWCA Australia is currently seeking a dedicated Housekeeper to join our Medical Accommodation Team in our Darwin location, on a casual basis.The role is responsible providing housekeeping support for Barbara James House including:Regularly maintaining individual rooms and common areasProvision of a linen service ABOUT YOUThe ideal applicant will have:Ability to follow organisational policies and procedures, including but not limited to guidelines relating to infection control.Experience managing time and workload effectively whilst having a consistent standard of the tasks completed.Communication skills appropriate to the people accessing the services of the organisationRespect for cultural diversity and differencesAbility to work shift work including weekends and public holidaysThis position will require the applicant to satisfactorily meet our pre-employment requirements.  This includes:Completion of a national criminal history checkA valid relevant state-based working with children permit.Proof of Covid-19 Vaccination, which includes Government recommended boosters. Don’t meet every single requirement? At YWCA Australia we are dedicated to building a diverse, inclusive and authentic workplace.  If this role speaks to you but your past experience doesn’t align perfectly, we encourage you to apply anyway. Join our bold, inclusive and innovative team to make a real difference - lead the change.  APPLICATIONS CLOSE: 15 October 2022 Position Description 18 AUD Darwin 0800

Housekeeper

  • Join a passionate and enthusiastic team
  • Supportive and inclusive team environment
  • Be part of a national feminist organisation

ABOUT YWCA AUSTRALIA

We are a proudly feminist not-for-profit organisation and for over 140 years we have been working at the forefront of gender equality through our housing, community programs and advocacy. Our new 5-year strategy, the YWCA Evolve Strategy (YeS 2026), has recently been launched with a focus on making young women’s leadership and women’s housing our priority for gender equity in Australia. This will ensure we continue to deliver measurable and meaningful impact towards a future where gender equality is a reality.

 

ABOUT THIS ROLE

YWCA Australia is currently seeking a dedicated Housekeeper to join our Medical Accommodation Team in our Darwin location, on a casual basis.

The role is responsible providing housekeeping support for Barbara James House including:

  • Regularly maintaining individual rooms and common areas
  • Provision of a linen service

 

ABOUT YOU

The ideal applicant will have:

  • Ability to follow organisational policies and procedures, including but not limited to guidelines relating to infection control.
  • Experience managing time and workload effectively whilst having a consistent standard of the tasks completed.
  • Communication skills appropriate to the people accessing the services of the organisation
  • Respect for cultural diversity and differences
  • Ability to work shift work including weekends and public holidays

This position will require the applicant to satisfactorily meet our pre-employment requirements.  This includes:

  • Completion of a national criminal history check
  • A valid relevant state-based working with children permit.
  • Proof of Covid-19 Vaccination, which includes Government recommended boosters.

 

Don’t meet every single requirement? At YWCA Australia we are dedicated to building a diverse, inclusive and authentic workplace.  If this role speaks to you but your past experience doesn’t align perfectly, we encourage you to apply anyway.

 

Join our bold, inclusive and innovative team to make a real difference - lead the change.

 

APPLICATIONS CLOSE: 15 October 2022