UnitingCare West is committed to maintaining and promoting a safe, healthy and harmonious workplace as outlined in the framework of the Occupational Safety and Health Act 1984, and Occupational Safety & Health Regulations 1996.
UnitingCare West provides information, instructions, training and supervision so that you have the skills, knowledge and experience to enable you to carry out your tasks and duties safely.
Safe Systems of Work
UnitingCare West is committed to providing and maintaining safe and healthy work environments for its workers, clients and visitors. Through effective management UnitingCare West promotes a positive and proactive risk prevention culture that aims to continually review and improve its operations through risk reduction strategies.
Mentally Healthy Workplaces
UnitingCare West understands the importance of mentally healthy work environments and is dedicated to providing employees with support, advice, training and resources to foster and maintain a mentally healthy workplace. Trained Mental Health First Aid Officers are situated at various locations throughout the organisation to provide help to colleagues who may be facing mental health challenges.
UnitingCare West has a comprehensive injury management program in place, and is committed to assisting injured workers to remain at work or to return to work at the earliest appropriate time.
Health & Wellbeing Programs
UnitingCare West delivers and encourages ongoing holistic health and wellbeing initiatives to support and encourage our employees to live healthy lifestyles such as safety and wellness photo competitions, team lunches, regular information, advice and support on living well.
Employee Assistance Program
We understand that work and life can be challenging, which is why we offer a free counselling service to all our employees and their immediate families through the Employee Assistance Program (EAP).The EAP is a confidential wellbeing, coaching, and counselling service that is available at no cost to employees and their immediate family members, and includes EAP Counselling, moneyAssist™, managerAssist®, eapdirect®, and the GreatLife Mobile App.
Smoke Free Workplace
UnitingCare West is committed to the provision of a smoke-free working environment to protect and promote the best health outcomes for workers, clients and visitors.
Annual Influenza Vaccinations
Employees are offered complimentary ‘on site’ influenza vaccinations annually.
Specsavers Corporate Club
UnitingCare West has teamed up with Specsavers’ Corporate Club to give employees and their family members ‘better-than-in-store” offers on glasses.
HBF Corporate Discounts
HBF corporate members enjoy discounts on health cover and a whole lot more.