Personal Care Assistant (PCA)


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  • Arcare

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Reference Number 17812 Position Title Personal Care Assistant (PCA) Employment Type Casual Organisation Unit Arcare Point Lonsdale Location Arcare Point Lonsdale - 5 Knowles Grove, Point Lonsdale 3225 Weekly Divisor (hours) Position Summary

PERSONAL CARE ASSISTANTS (Personal Support Workers)

Casual with a view to Permanent

Reference #: 17812

Arcare Point Lonsdale is currently looking for Personal Care Assistants with a genuine passion for Aged Care to join our team!

About Arcare:

With our first aged care residence constructed in 1997, Arcare has become one of the most innovative aged care providers in Australia. We currently have over 36 residences throughout Victoria, Queensland, and New South Wales, including Arcare Point Lonsdale.

Arcare Point Lonsdale sets a benchmark for the standard of design and elder amenity in the region and the team on site drive innovation in care and other service standards. With its contemporary architecture, Arcare Point Lonsdale creates a stylish backdrop for first-class comforts and beautiful private suites to cater for 90 client.

Arcare is committed to its values of Relationships, Uniqueness, Partnerships and Flexibility.

The value of relationships in all of our stakeholders' lives at Arcare led to the development of our Dedicated Staff Assignment model, an approach which completely transforms the way that care and support are provided.

Our internationally renowned Dedicated Staff Assignment sees staff working with the same small number of clients every day. This continuity allows for deep and trusting relationships to develop between clients, employees and families; and this is what makes Arcare a recognised leader in elder care globally.

About yourself:
  • Have a genuine interest in and respect for the unique personality, history and values of our clients
  • Possess a compassionate, caring and supportive nature
  • Possess strong interpersonal and communication skills
  • Team player
  • Computer proficient
  • Display a relationship centred approach to care

What you will be doing:

As a PSW, you will be responsible for providing quality personal, social and emotional care and support to our clients and their representatives in accordance with Arcare's values. Successful applicants must have a Certificate III in Individual Support/Aged Care or equivalent.

In return for your commitment to us and our clients, we will provide you with flexibility, on the job training and excellent employment conditions.

To apply, please visit our website -

Due to the high volume of recruitment, only successful candidates will be contacted.

Applications close 28 April 2019.

Arcare Point Lonsdale is a smoke free site. All applicants are required to undergo a National Police Record Check.
Selection Criteria Essential: Minimum 2 years experience working as a Personal Support Worker
Essential: Certificate III in Individual Support/Aged Care or equivalent
Essential: Five star customer service
Essential: Highly developed verbal and written communication skills Contact Person Helen Nunn Contact Number Closing Date 28/04/2019 Position Description PERSONAL SUPPORT WORKER.pdf


Job Details

Country Australia
Location Mornington Peninsula & Bass Coast, Regional VIC
Profession Community Jobs / Support Workers
Worktype Casual
Date Posted 25/04/2019
Expiry Date 28/04/2019
Reference Number 17812