Personal Care Assistant

Batehaven NSW, Australia

  • Batehaven location
  • Part Time and Casual Positions Available - various shifts
  • Supportive & Inclusive Team

Maranatha Lodge, Batehaven, is our 95-bed Residential aged care service seeking enthusiastic, positive and experienced Personal Care Assistants to join our vibrant team on a Part Time and Casual basis.

About the role

You will be responsible for providing close daily care to our residents. This will include but is not limited to assisting residents with showering, dressing, grooming, communication, eating, mobility and social activities, and where applicable, supervising medication administration. You will need to have the ability to have a positive relationship with the residents and their families as well as work well as team with the other team members. The Part time role will involve working night shifts from 10.45pm- 7.15am- 40 hours per fortnight. The casual role will vary between both morning and afternoon shifts. 

To be successful for the role, you will have:

  • Successfully completed a Certificate 3 in Aged Care (or equivalent)
  • Previous experience in Aged Care (preferred but not essential)
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a multi-disciplined team
  • Commitment to Continuous Quality Improvement
  • Understanding of the principles of accreditation and knowledge of ACFI requirements (advantageous)
  • Availability to work morning and evening shifts

Why you'll love working with us:

  • Opportunity to work within a values-based organisation, with caring at the heart of everything we do
  • Supportive and inclusive team environment
  • Salary packaging opportunities to increase your take home pay

If you are looking to make a positive impact on the lives of our residents, we'd love to hear from you.

Apply online now

Type: Permanent

Category: Aged Care - Personal Care Assistants

Reference ID: LS000056

Date Posted: 07/01/2019

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