Personal Care Assistant
Permanent and Casual shifts available Noble Park location Join an established and highly regarded Not-for-Profit provider of Aged Care Service Care, compassion and respect have been at the heart of Royal Freemasons since it was founded as a charitable organisation in 1867. Our residential care, home care and support services deliver high quality care to people in their homes, in our independent living units, our retirement apartments and aged care residential sites, with all services tailored to their individual needs. About You An excellent opportunity exists for experienced Personal Care Assistants to make an immediate impact.
We have permanent morning and afternoon shifts available, and are also seeking Casuals across all shifts. Based in Noble Park, Darvall Lodge has approximately 60 beds providing a variety of high and low aged care living. Personal Care Assistants report to the Care Manager - Registered Nurse, and are responsible for providing a high standard of direct care to residents in the residential aged care setting, including the administration of medications as delegated, and to complete documentation as necessary.
You should be highly organised and self-motivated, someone who can manage their time and be flexible with their workloads. If you have proven experience within a residential aged care setting or hospital environment providing care to the elderly, we offer a great team to work with and a supportive working environment. Key Requirements At least six months experience as a Personal Care Assistant Demonstrated reliability and passion for aged care Aged Care Certificate III or IV qualification Food Handling and Hygiene Certificate Computer and documentation skills Demonstrated knowledge of Manual Handling and safe lifting practices Smart Phone and Home Internet are desirable About Us We are an established and highly regarded Not-for-Profit provider of Aged Care Services across the Residential, Home Care and Retirement Living sectors.
With multiple locations across Melbourne and regional Victoria our staff benefit from great learning and career prospects, fantastic resources and we enjoy an envied reputation for excellence in care. Royal Freemasons is committed to providing and maintaining a workplace that is safe and without risks to health. This includes a smoke free workplace and influenza vaccine program.
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