Current Vacancies

Administrative Assistant

An opportunity exists to join the cohesive administration team at Boandik. The duties of the position include internal policy/procedure review, relieving reception and relief for management positions.

We are seeking someone with strong customer service skills, proficient computer skills, a broad range of administrative experience and who works effectively in a team.

We offer:

  • A relaxed, friendly and supportive work environment
  • Opportunity to progress to permanent employment
  • Strong focus on wellbeing of clients
  • Extensive salary packaging
  • Opportunities for professional and personal development

This is a permanent part time position with permanent hours available, however hours will vary dependent on leave. Full time work will be required at times. Please email hr@boandik.org.au to request an application for employment pack.

Applications with details of 2 referees to the above email address or to

Human Resource Manager, Boandik, 101 Lake Terrace East, Mount Gambier.

Applications close Monday 8th November 2021.


Administrative Trainee

An exciting opportunity exists to join the cohesive administration team at Boandik. We are seeking applicants for an administration trainee position. This is full time for 12 months and Boandik provides a supportive learning environment in all aspects of administration.

Duties will include:

  • Word processing
  • Reception duties
  • Filing
  • Banking
  • General administration duties including support for Management Team.

Applicants will need to demonstrate:

  • A positive attitude, initiative and motivation
  • Work in a team environment
  • Commitment to learning
  • Empathy and understanding of aged
  • Ability to communicate effectively

The successful applicant will undertake a Certificate III In Business Administration. Must have or be willing to receive both flu vaccination and COVID vaccinations to comply with current legislation. Current National Police certificate and drivers licence is required.

The expected start date is Monday 6th December 2021.

A position description and duties list is available by emailing hr@boandik.org.au or see below.

Any further enquiries and written applications can be sent to :- Human Resource Manager, Boandik, 101 Lake Terrace East, Mount Gambier SA 5290

Applications close on Friday 5th November 2021.


Cook – Essential Worker

Are you looking for work which is guaranteed to continue without any reduction in hours due to lockdowns or restrictions which have affected hospitality businesses? We would like to offer you the opportunity to join our Boandik catering team, initially to fill a variety of casual shifts across our 3 residential aged care homes all located within Mount Gambier.

Your key responsibilities will be:-

  • Provide a high quality catering service
  • Observe a very high standard of Food Safety in our kitchens
  • Cooks need the ability to follow menu recipes to meet Aged Care Quality Standards
  • Maintain a trusting relationship with residents, which includes protecting confidentiality, privacy, dignity, individual choice and decision making

You will be required to have the following qualifications, experience and/or skills:

  • Experience as a cook in a restaurant, catering business or aged care setting preferred
  • Formal commercial cookery qualifications are not essential
  • Good communication and be willing to work as a team member
  • Initiative and self-motivation
  • Empathy with and understanding of aged residents

Boandik has family-friendly employment policies.

Appointment will initially be on a casual basis, with morning or afternoon shifts available across 7 days. Permanent shifts and hours will be offered after probation period. Training will be provided in dietary nutrition and meal modifications required in an Aged Care environment.

Must have or be willing to receive both flu vaccination and COVID vaccination to comply with current legislation. Current National Police certificate required.

An employment pack is available from 101 Lake Terrace East, Mount Gambier, by emailing hr@boandik.org.au

Questions regarding the position to Sandy Stott, Catering Manager on 8725 4911.

Written applications addressing the key responsibilities, detailing qualifications and experience and contact details of two referees should be sent to hr@boandik.org.au or Human Resource Manager, Boandik, 101 Lake Terrace East, Mount Gambier SA 5290

Applications close Friday 29th October 2021


Clinical Nurse

Boandik is a leading provider of services for older people and those living with a disability in the South East of South Australia.

You have the opportunity to join a cohesive team of professionals as Clinical Nurse at Boandik Crouch Street. The position is 64 hours per fortnight and will be responsible for effective clinical and holistic care for 73 residents, ensuring the care is meeting the needs of each individual. Join our team to qualify for the aged care nurses bonus in 2022.

Must have or be willing to receive both flu vaccination and COVID vaccination to comply with current legislation. Current National Police certificate required.

We offer:

  • A strong focus on wellbeing of residents
  • A relaxed, friendly and supportive work environment
  • Extensive salary packaging
  • Opportunities for professional and personal development
  • Aged care nurses bonus payments in 2022 and 2023

We are seeking a person who has:

  • Desire to improve the quality of life of residents
  • Excellent clinical assessment skills
  • Empathy and understanding for the individual
  • Effective communication and interpersonal skills
  • Initiative and self-motivation

Please email hr@boandik.org.au position description and duties list below.

Any questions regarding the position to Tony D’Agostino, Human Resource Manager on (08) 8725 7377.

Applications including a statement addressing the key responsibilities, qualifications and experience and details of 2 referees to the above email address or to Human Resource Manager, Boandik, 101 Lake Terrace East, Mount Gambier SA 5290.

Applications close Thursday 28th October 2021.


Personal Care Assistant positions

Exciting opportunities exist for Personal Care Assistants to join the Boandik team.

Our care model focuses on abilities, promoting well-being and encouraging independence, choice and decision making to clients throughout the Boandik community.

You will be required to have the following qualifications, experience and/or skills:

  • Certificate III in Individual Support
  • Assist Clients with Medication
  • Current national police certificate
  • Current first aid certificate
  • Sound literacy, communication and computer skills
  • Empathy with and understanding of aged people
  • Initiative and self-motivation

Permanent rosters are available across all Boandik homes.

Boandik has family-friendly employment policies and a strong commitment to staff development and education. As a non-profit organisation we offer staff the full benefits of salary packaging.

An employment pack is available from 101 Lake Terrace East, Mount Gambier or by emailing hr@boandik.org.au. Questions regarding the position to Tony D’Agostino, Human Resource Manager on 8725 7377.

Written applications giving details of qualifications, experience and contact details of two referees should be sent to hr@boandik.org.au or

Human Resource Officer, Boandik , 101 Lake Terrace East, Mount Gambier SA 5290

Applications accepted now

Enrolled Nurses

Are you looking for a change of employment? Boandik is always keen to hear from enrolled nurses to join our team.

For further information about employment opportunities please contact our Human Resource Manager by calling 08 8725 7377 or emailing hr@boandik.org.au.


All enquiries should be directed to:-

Human Resource Officer
Boandik
101 Lake Terrace East
Mount Gambier SA 5290

hr@boandik.org.au or 08 87257377