Working For Us

Shepparton Villages is always looking for motivated and suitably qualified and skilled people to join our team.

We currently have multiple positions and opportunities available across our organisation. See below for more info.

About Shepparton Villages

Shepparton Villages is a progressive organisation that thrives on enabling our residents, providing quality care and undertaking continuous improvement activities. Life is never dull at Shepp Villages as there is always something happening, whether it be the introduction of new technology or the development of a new state of the art facility.

Shepparton Villages is the largest provider of aged care services in the Shepparton area. We are a not for profit organisation who employs approximately 440 people across our sites in the following disciplines

  • Nursing – clinical and management
  • Personal care
  • Lifestyle and Leisure
  • Food and domestic
  • Administration
  • Maintenance and Gardening

Under Current Vacant Positions, you will find a current list of employment opportunities.

Our Values

We care for some of the most vulnerable people within our community therefore we need to ensure we employ the right people that share our Values of:

  • Choice — We encourage and promote individual choice and independence
  • Respect — We believe everyone is unique, we listen and demonstrate care and compassion in everything we do
  • Care — We care and continuously improve what we do
  • Passion — We love what we do and encourage creativity and diversity
  • Teamwork — We work together and support each other

Eligibility for employment

You must be:

  • An Australian or New Zealand citizen or have a valid visa to work in Australia,
  • Willing to complete a National Police Check prior to commencement and every three years

Benefits

Whilst we are here for our residents our employees are just as important as without our dedicated staff we would not be able to provide our residents with the home environment and care that they deserve. For this reason, we have a strong commitment towards occupational health and safety as providing a safe and comfortable working environment is important to us. In addition our employees enjoy the following benefits:

  • A comfortable working environment with a strong health and safety focus
  • Excellent salary packaging options for permanent staff
  • Flexible working conditions – part time and casual employment options
  • Exceptional education and training opportunities

Current Vacant Positions

Catering Department

Primary duties in bakery and desserts - Full time

Suitably qualified and/or experienced persons are invited to apply for the position assisting in the Catering Department particularly in the area of bakery and desserts.

Key position requirements:
Essential:
  • Bakery / Sweet preparation skills
  • Victorian Drivers Licence
Desirable
  • Basic Food Handlers Course
  • Trade Certificate
  • At least 2 years’ experience
  • Experience in production kitchens

The successful candidate will work in collaboration with the Catering Manager and the catering department team also assisting in food production, vegetable preparation, delivery of meals and provisions to care facilities and other duties that may arise from time to time.

It is required that they be a team player, able to work with minimal supervision and able to communicate clearly.

Applications Close: Friday 9th April 2021

Admissions Coordinator

Full time position - 38 hours per week

Shepparton Villages has an exciting opportunity for an Admissions Coordinator to join our organization. Reporting to the Executive Manager Corporate Services, you will play an important role in Shepparton Villages and will be responsible for but not limited to:

  • Facilitation and delivery of all sales and admission processes including management of the enquiry, tour, sales and resident welcome processes for both residential aged care and independent living units;
  • Driving and maintaining high levels of occupancy through effective local area marketing and admission activities and acting as trusted point of contact for current and future residents and families;
  • Ensure all perspective residents are provided with relevant and clear information detailing services and financial arrangements;
  • Liaising with residents, families and other stakeholders to actively support the transition process;
  • Maintaining strong relationships with local health referral sources and community organisations;
  • Working effectively with all key stakeholders and internal functions including Care Management, Finance and Marketing to support positive financial outcomes in line with the organisations key performance indicators and strategic goals;

This role will suit someone with demonstrated understanding of sales processes (desirable) as well as a high level of administration skills and customer service experience in a fast-paced health services environment. 

The applicant must have strong interpersonal skills with a high degree of empathy towards the elderly and vulnerable.

With a strong customer service ethos you will also require excellent problem-solving and time management skills. A strong background in computer data bases, in particular Microsoft office suite is essential.

Ideally the applicant will have had exposure to a similar position or have worked in a health setting dealing with elderly and vulnerable residents.

This role is an extremely rewarding position that is underpinned by developing relationships and assisting our elderly and vulnerable clients and their families to understand and navigate through the aged care system in a well-supported manner.  

Applications Close: Friday 23rd April 2021

Food & Domestic Assistants

Casual positions

Shepparton Villages is currently experiencing growth across all our facilities and are in high demand for hard working and committed personnel to join our Food & Domestic team. We are calling for all experienced: 

  • Servery Assistants
  • Cleaners
  • Laundry Assistants

With immediate starts available, you will have the luxury of being able to work at various locations across Shepparton including Tarcoola, Mooroopna & Kialla. You will receive ongoing training and support and will be a valued team member within our organisation.

We currently have multiple positions and opportunities available across our organisation.

We are recruiting in the following areas of the organisation for our casual workforce bank:

  • Hotel Services
  • Care
  • Nursing

Permanent positions are also available for the right candidates and we would be very interested in talking with you.

Experience in Aged Care is desirable and there an opportunity to advance your career with positions in available now in Lifestyle & Leisure, ACFI Officer, Medication Nurse and Team Leader roles – all with an immediate start.

Please fill out an application form or call recruitment on (03) 58 320 800 for more information, or email recruitment@sheppvillages.com.au.

How to apply

To apply for a position please submit a current resume and completed application form (download link below) via one of the following methods:

Download the Application Form

For more information on positions available or the application process please contact the Human Resources Coordinator on (03) 5832 0800 or email recruitment@sheppvillages.com.au.