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Earn money supporting people with activities you like.

Want to learn new skills, have fun and get paid? Heroes provide non-medical care to help people achieve their goals.

Become a Hero

FLEXIBLE

work when you want

You have the power to choose your hours, choose who you work with and choose your the work that you want to do.

A selfie of three people, the female Hero is taking the selfie, and two members are smiling at the camera. They are sitting outside on rocks at a park.

INCOME

no fuss prices

All Heroes are paid $31.20 per hour for 1-on-1 support.

An older man in exercise clothes is crossing the road with a female Hero. They are both facing each other and talking, while holding take away coffees. The man is holding a plastic bag of groceries.

MEANINGFUL

make a difference

Build lasting friendships, strengthen your community and improve peoples lives - including your own.

A group of people standing on some astroturf at the Home Care Heroes office. There are ten potential Heroes who have just passed their induction and a man in a red tee shirt who ran the induction.

HOW TO

Earn money supporting people with activities you like.

1
Sign up

Begin your online application with a short quiz

2
Tell us about yourself

Create an account, it only takes a few minutes and you can do it online. Share a little about yourself so that we can match you with someone who has similar interests.

4
Attend an induction

Once your application has been approved, we’ll invite you to attend a face-to-face induction.

5
Apply for Missions

Apply for Missions (these are job posts) that interest you.

6
Meet and greet

Meet members to see if you’re compatible and decide if you’d like to work with them.

Documents you’ll need

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Valentina, Hero

“As well as gaining invaluable experience in interacting with people living with Autism, Schizophrenia, Aspergers and Dementia. I’ve been able to take home something else that I never expected and that’s an ability to find joy in the smallest of things.”
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Frequently asked questions

As a Hero who would I provide support to?

As a Hero, you’ll connect with Members who are ill, injured, elderly or living with a disability.

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Do I need previous experience to work as a Hero?

No. You don’t need previous experience to become a Hero.

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Do Heroes get paid or is this a volunteering role?

All Heroes are paid $31.20 per hour for 1-on-1 support.

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