BallyCara is an established charitable organisation that offers a wellness-focused lifestyle for our clients to facilitate independent living, health, and happiness.

At BallyCara, you will belong to a welcoming and inclusive community where your individual strengths and interests are embraced and are the key driver to everything that we create together. We will empower you with flexibility, autonomy and coaching to allow you to make a meaningful difference, whilst supporting you in your career and personal journey.

We inspire healthy and happy living through our SONA® (Happiness) ethos and enhance our employee’s wellness through the following employee benefits:

  • Emotional Wellness: Enhance your happiness. Accrue a wellness day off each year to take on your birthday, for your family, or just for you because you are worth it.
  • Physical Wellness: Improve your health and wellbeing with a fitness allowance for yoga, pilates, swimming, or gym plus access to an online fitness portal LIFT Fitness!
  • Professional Wellness:  Enhance your career with two days of paid study leave combined with yearly study assistance!
  • Financial Wellness: access not-for-profit salary packaging up to $18,550, receive 17.5% annual leave loading, and up to $1,892 per annum in financial discounts from our Lifeworks EAP and wellbeing portal!

Are you a gardening superstar and want to work as part of a well-established team right on the picturesque Scarborough Waterfront?

The Facilities Officer – Grounds is responsible for contributing to the well-being of Residents of BallyCara by managing the upkeep and uplift of the garden facilities to ensure the grounds within BallyCara look amazing!

Our gardens are always a talking point and very much loved by our residents.


  • Experience performing general maintenance and grounds tasks.
  • Demonstrated ability to support team members in achieving goals, especially during busy and/or difficult working periods.
  • Strong organisational and time management skills, ability to deal effectively with changing demands in workload.
  • Sound interpersonal skills with an ability to relate to a wide range of people.
  • Excellent understanding of risk management, assessment and minimizing risk.
  • Ability to perform physical task demands.
  • Great team player with a friendly and positive attitude.
  • Possession of a “C” Class Queensland Driver’s Licence.


  • Formal horticultural qualifications will be well regarded
  • 2+ years of horticultural experience

Position Requirements

  • National Police Check clearance which allows working unsupervised
  • Flu vaccination (seasonal)
  • COVID-19 vaccination (triple)

How to apply

If you have the above skills and are looking for an exciting and rewarding career, with plenty of opportunities please apply now by attaching your resume and cover letter outlining your relevant skills and experience.

All applications are held in the strictest confidence. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

About BallyCara

Gardening & Landscaping (Trades & Services)