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About the organisationAustralian Regional and Remote Community Services (ARRCS) is a not-for-profit aged care and community service provider that was established in July 2014 to operate residential care facilities and community care programs in the Northern Territory. ARRCS provides regional care and support to people and their communities throughout the Northern Territory from Darwin to Docker River. It’s our goal to offer opportunity and choice so individuals can live life in all its fullness. About the roleARRCS Community Care programs deliver disability and aged care services 365 days across the Northern Territory.We now have an opportunity for a permanent part time Garden and Maintenance Officer to join our Katherine Community Care team. In this role, you will be responsible for providing in-home care gardening services to ARRCS clients in Katherine and surrounding areas. You will have a schedule of homes to visit each day and provide a range of different gardening or general maintenance services including mowing, weeding, removing waste etc. Skills & experiencePrevious experience in a gardening, maintenance position and knowledge of equipmentReliable transport, registration and insuranceAbility to display a caring and compassionate attitude at all timesDemonstrated effective interpersonal and written communication skillsExcellent communication and interpersonal skillsAn ability to undertake a range of manual handling functions related to the roleMust have a current influenza vaccination, National Police Check, First Aid Certificate, OCHRE card and NT Drivers’ License or a willingness to obtain prior to commencing Benefits and perksAs ARRCS is a Not for Profit organisation, we have great benefits including;Unlimited training library, with free and 24/7 access to over 70,000 self-paced courses6 Monthly pay increments of 1.75%Salary packaging through our provider; CBB9.5% Superannuation17.5% leave loadingWellness & Employee Support Services 50000 AUD Katherine 0850