Caregivers (Aged Care & Disability Support)
About the Organisation Absolute Care & Health (Absolute) is a progressive organisation that was founded on the belief that everyone who needs it should be supported to find the joy in their life - their own way, in their own home, no matter their circumstances. Absolute provides tailored services to the Aged, Disability and Home Care sectors, with a holistic approach to care, focusing on quality of life and exceptional client service, delivered with respect and passion. Absolute's mission is to deliver Real Care across Melbourne, for those who care and those they care for, from metropolitan Melbourne to Greater Geelong, the Mornington Peninsula, and parts of Gippsland including Traralgon, Sale, and Morwell regions.
About the Opportunity Absolute is now looking for reliable, committed and empathetic Personal Care Assistants (Aged Care) and Support Workers (Disability) to join the team on a casual basis across all throughout the Greater Melbourne region. Reporting to the Manager of Care Operations, you will primarily be responsible for providing the highest level of care and support to Absolute's clients at all times. You will be assisting private clients in their own homes, working across a wide variety of shifts ranging from 1-2 hours through to full 24-hour overnight care.
Your day to day responsibilities will include (but will not be limited to): Travelling to private client's homes or Aged Care Facilities dependent on operational needs; Providing the highest level of personal care and support to all clients, including showering, grooming and toileting; Following daily care plans as specified for each client, including assisting with medications and regular reporting; Supporting clients with their individual health and emotional wellbeing, including meal preparation and companionship; Providing regular feedback regarding the client's health and wellbeing including immediate reports where any significant changes occur; and Advocating for clients in a professional and caring manner at all times. About the Benefits In return for your dedication and hard work, you will receive very competitive hourly rates starting at $27/ph for Personal Care Assistants and $32/ph for Support Workers, plus super Absolute also offers a travel allowance to all carers, covering the kilometres travelled between shifts with 76c per km as a tax deduction and 66c per km paid (within certain conditions). You will have the flexibility of designing your work pattern around your lifestyle working within a progressive organization that thrives on making a real difference within the rewarding Care industry.
Absolute believes in investing in their people and providing motivating and fulfilling opportunities to their Carers, and supports a team environment with annual celebrations and regular meet and greets. This is your opportunity to make a difference in the lives of others, so what are you waiting for? Apply Now.