Personal Care Assistant

Grafton NSW, Australia

  • Casual positions- Flexible shifts available
  • Grafton Location
  • Rewarding and challenging role

St Francis Aged Care, is in Grafton, close to local shops and with public transport only 30m away. We operate a thriving 48-place residential aged care service, offering its residents a caring, comfortable and safe environment to call home. We are currently seeking Personal Care Assistants who are available to work on a flexible, casual basis.

About the role:

This position will involve working on a rotating 7-day roster with morning, afternoon and night shifts included. You will be joining our friendly and professional care team who care for the daily needs of our aged- care residents.

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.

To be successful for the role you will have:

  • Willingness to work a variety of shifts
  • Commitment to caring for the elderly
  • Attention to detail
  • Good communication and organisational skills
  • Successfully completed a Certificate 3 in Aged Care (or equivalent)
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a multi-disciplined team

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

We are a leading not-for-profit provider of residential aged care, home and community, retirement living and healthcare across NSW and QLD. As a values-driven organisation we are passionate about the service we provide to our residents, clients and their families.

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: Casual

Category: Aged Care - Personal Care Assistants

Reference ID: LS000081

Date Posted: 11/02/2019

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