Full Time Cleaner/Caretaker

Muloobinba provides a safe place for Aboriginal Children, young people and their families and facilitates access to a range a services such as health, counselling and support services.

Included under the umbrella of the services Muloobinba provides is the Nikinpa Child and Family Centre. The centre offers a range of childcare services as well as a number of other services that support the Aboriginal Community in the Westlakes area.

Muloobinba Aboriginal Corporation looking for a passionate hands on individual to fill the Aboriginal Identified position of Cleaner/Care Taker based at Nikinpa Aboriginal Child & Family Centre, Toronto NSW.  This is a full time position of 38 hours per week. Varied hours to be negotiated with the successful applicant.

The Cleaner/Care Taker role oversees the general upkeep of the grounds and facilities at Nikinpa. This role includes both internal and external cleaning activities to a high level of standard and comply with the Health and Safety Legislation, as well as lawn, garden and general maintenance.

We are looking for a candidate who has:

  • Aboriginal or Torres Straight Island decent
  • Previous experience in completing internal and external cleaning schedules
  • Understanding of Infection Control and Handling Hazardous Material procedures in relation to cleaning
  • Previous experience completing garden and lawn maintenance
  • Ability to complete general maintenance and repairs on buildings as required
  • Good communication skills
  • A genuine desire to work within a team
  • Understanding of WHS legislation

We would love to hear from you.

The role is an Aboriginal designated position. You must identify as Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander to apply under section 14 of the NSW Anti-Discrimination Act 1977. Proof or confirmation of Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander heritage will be required from the successful applicant.

Appointment to this position will be subject a Working with Children Check Clearance.

A remuneration package will be paid in accordance with the Social, Community, Homecare and Disability Services Industry Award plus superannuation, leave loading and full salary packaging.  

We offer an excellent range of additional benefits including:

  • Full non-profit status with salary sacrifice available to reduce tax and increase your take home pay
  • An opportunity to really make a difference to our community
  • Supported study and professional development


Applications Close Wednesday 18 November 2020. All applications will be received via seek.com.au


09/11/2020 $0 Newcastle, Maitland & Hunter 1 Trades & Services
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