We are continually seeking experienced, skilled and professional Contractors who can provide a variety of services across our region.
Contracting for Country Home Services can offer you flexibility in when, where and how much you work.
To register your interest, complete the information required as below.
The basic essentials that you will need are:
- An operational smart phone, with voice message facility and applications capability
- Internet access, including a regularly monitored email address
There are services that require a Certificate III in Aged Care or similar qualification, we encourage you to consider this training. First Aid is also highly desirable and any short course training in Dementia care. We encourage you to talk to us about your qualifications and/or experience.
Mandatory training is completed via Aged Care Channel (ACC) with some opportunities for external and special interest training and Contractors may contribute a fee for some training.
All CHS services are offered via a tendering process, this allows for contractors to quote for services.
All services are subject to suspension and/or earlier termination for reasons such as change in customer circumstances, quality issues (related to the standard of service delivery) or the ability of any or all parties to fulfil the service.
Replacement Requests are the responsibility of the Independent Contractor. Refer forms: Replacement Request - Alternate Arranged Replacement Request - Alternate Required Replacement Request - Ceasing a Service Order
Work, Health and Safety
CHS and Contractors each have obligations as PCBU’s to comply with duties prescribed under the WHS Act. Contractors may also have duties and obligations as a ‘worker’ (prescribed under the WHS Act) of their own PCBU.
Taxation and superannuation are the responsibility of the Contractor.
Insurance is the responsibility of the Contractor. All Contractors must have:
Business Insurance – may be purchased independently or through a group policy offered by Country Home Services – at a nominal rate (currently 40c/hr)
Public Liability - not less than $20,000,000 per claim
Professional Indemnity – not less than $10,000,000 per claim
If you are interested in finding out more about contracting for CHS, please contact our Brokerage Coordinator, Chris Kirk at 1300 773 202
To register your interest in providing services for Country Home services, please complete as below: