Personal Carer

Position Details

Reference Number

Position Title
Personal Carer

Employment Type
Permanent Part Time

South West

Roma Community Care

Enterprise agreement
Care & Support Services - Care Employee Level 2

Roles Available

Hours per fortnight

Position Summary

Employment Status: Permanent Part Time

Location: Roma Community Care

Classification: Personal Carer, Community

Remuneration Value: $21.41 - $22.43 p/h (FTE $42,306 - 46,159) + 9.5% Super + Salary Packaging

BlueCare is currently looking for a Personal Carer to join our community care team based in Roma.

Your role:

As a Personal Carer working for BlueCare, you'll deliver holistic personalised care and support to our clients in the community. You will be required to provide in home care services that maintain and promote the independence of our clients, enhance their quality of life and empower them to live a fulfilling and meaningful life. You'll be resilient, passionate about making a difference and bring a level of compassion to your client's needs.

Your duties and responsibilities will include, but will not be limited to:
  • Supporting clients with in home services such as personal care, daily living activities including showering, personal hygiene, food preparation and domestic cleaning.
  • You'll be required to encourage our clients to participate in their community through support with recreational and social activities.
  • You'll also provide social support, such as transportation and assistance with shopping and attending appointments.

We'll look after you too:

Our people mean the world to us. As the largest provider of Aged and Community services in QLD, Blue Care offers the unique opportunity to advance your career from Coomera to Katherine and almost everywhere in between. We offer:
  • Salary packaging to pay benefits and living expenses from pre-tax income
  • Access to financial, retail and lifestyle discounts
  • Ongoing learning and development, training and workshops
  • Clearly defined career pathways and support for internal development
  • Values-led culture, where we emphasise a healthy work-life balance

You'll demonstrate
  • Certificate III Aged Care, Home and Community Care or Disability Support
  • Experience with technology incl. smartphones, tablets, laptops and desktops PCs desired, but not essential.
  • Current First Aid Certificate and CPR Certificate (or willing to obtain)
  • QLD Driver Licence and roadworthy registered vehicle

Ready to work together? To apply for this opportunity, please click on the 'Apply' button below to be taken to our online application process. We look forward to receiving your application by 6 May 2019.

We work hard to make our services welcoming and safe for every person. We are united in keeping children, young people and the elderly safe from harm, within our services, workplaces and the communities we support. We are committed to speaking up loudly for their safety.

Through our values UnitingCare are proud of our teams diversity, we believe in the strength of a diverse and inclusive workforce to help us achieve the best outcomes for the communities in which we operate and serve. We highly encourage applications from people who identify as a part of the Australian Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander Community.

Selection Criteria
Desirable: Do you hold a current Australian Drivers Licence and have access to a roadworthy vehicle?
Desirable: Do you hold a current First Aid and CPR Certificate â€" or the willingness to obtain?
Desirable: Do you hold a current Blue Card or Yellow Card or the willingness to obtain?
Desirable: Do you have experience in community care?
Essential: If you are successful for this role, you may be required to undergo a series of pre-employment checks, that may include your Right to Work in Australia, Nationally Coordinated Criminal History Check and a Health Screening Questionnaire. Do you consent to this?
Desirable: Have you worked for Blue Care previously?
Desirable: How did you hear about this role?
Desirable: Do you have Australian working entitlements?

Contact Person
Ursula Williams

Contact Number

Alternate Contact Person
Aisling McMullan

Alternate Contact Number

Closing Date

Position Description
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Advertiser details

  • UnitingCare Queensland

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Job Details

Country Australia
Location Mt Isa & Western QLD, Regional QLD
Profession Community Jobs / Support Workers
Worktype Part Time
Date Posted 01/05/2019
Expiry Date 31/05/2019
Reference Number 33285