Personal Care Assistant

Matraville NSW, Australia

  • Casual Position Available
  • Matraville location
  • Rewarding and challenging role

St James Villa located in Matraville is a residential aged care community offering accommodation for 40 residents. We are currently seeking an experienced Personal Care Assistant to join our passionate care team on a 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. Shift times will vary between morning, afternoon and night shifts.

To be successful in the role, you will have:

  • Successfully completed a Certificate 3 in Aged Care (or equivalent)
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Previous experience in Aged Care (preferred but not essential)
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a multi-disciplined team
  • Communication skills and Compassion towards our residents

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: MK000021

Date Posted: 14/03/2019

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