• Diverse role working in our day centre as well as supporting clients in their own home
  • Competitive hourly rate plus 11% super plus 96 cents per km plus paid travel time
  • Access salary packaging and increase your take home pay
  • Challenging & Rewarding work - make a difference to the most vulnerable in your local community

Exciting opportunity for a motivated carer who is passionate about promoting health and wellbeing, to actively facilitate group activities in our day centre as well as supporting our clients to live independently in their own homes Your well-developed communication skills and zest for life, will assist you to maximise participation and engagement of our Aged care clients. 

About the role:

  • Providing quality personalised care to our valued aged care clients in their own homes through services such as General household tasks including vacuuming, mopping, ironing, cleaning bathroom & kitchen, changing beds, hanging up washing etc.
  • Assisting with personal care such as showering, dressing and grooming (if/when fully trained), meal preparation, social support, respite, transport to appointments and shopping etc. 
  • Facilitating group activities in our day centre with the support of our day centre Team Leader

To be successful for the role you will have:

  • An Australian Driver's License and a reliable insured motor vehicle (essential)
  • Certificate III in Individual Support Aged Care (or willing to obtain one)
  • Experience supporting people with Dementia would be beneficial (but not essential)
  • Previous experience working within an aged care environment
  • Able to effectively facilitate group activities
  • A strong work ethic along with a sense of fun
  • Time Management and thinking on your feet in a fast paced and ever changing environment

Catholic Healthcare promotes the dignity, life and spirituality of older people through connected and inclusive communities across residential aged care, home and community services and retirement living across NSW and SE QLD.  Our values of Courage, Compassion and Integrity sit at the core of everything we do. 

So, if you’re looking for a role where you can make a positive & rewarding impact in a great organisation like ours, then we’d love to hear from you.

Apply online now.

Please note that pre-employment checks (including Police) will be completed for all preferred candidates before an Offer is made.

Country: Australia
Brands: Catholic Healthcare

Type: Part-Time

Experience: Entry Level

Category: Health Care Provider

Reference ID: 743999989802311

Date Posted: 23/05/2024

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