Personal Care Assistant

Unanderra NSW, Australia

  • Casual roles available
  • Unanderra location
  • Excellent Salary Packaging Options

Villa Maria Centre, located in Unanderra NSW, is our 96-bed residential aged care community offering a home-like environment to its residents. Located close to public transport and the local shops this home is in an ideal location with only a short-drive to the beach and is set in beautiful gardens. We are currently looking for Personal Care Assistant's 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)
  • 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
  • Strong communication skills
  • 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

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: LS000072

Date Posted: 03/02/2019

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