Personal Support Worker
Reference Number 17821 Position Title Personal Support Worker Employment Type Casual Organisation Unit Arcare Springwood Location Arcare Springwood - 99 Cinderella Drive, Springwood, 4127 Weekly Divisor (hours) Position Summary
WE BELIEVE RELATIONSHIPS CHANGE LIVES!
Casual Personal Support Worker
Location: Arcare Pimpama - 2 Halcyon Drive, Pimpama QLD 4209
Closing Date: 02.05.2019
Job Reference: 17821
With our first aged care residence constructed in 1997, Arcare is the largest private residential aged care provider in Australia. We currently have 37 residences throughout Victoria, NSW and Queensland.
Beyond the luxurious surroundings of our residences, our residents are supported by our innovative relationships first approach to celebrating and supporting old age. This approach is driven by our Arcare values of Relationships, Uniqueness, Partnerships and Flexibility.
Arcare believes that care and support is shaped by the quality of the relationships and interactions between clients, families and employees. That's why we are committed to supporting and valuing the wellbeing and contribution of all those involved in the caring relationship.
About the opportunity:
We are looking for people who are flexible in their thinking and courageous in their actions. People with compassion and empathy, who understand that attitudes are contagious (and who have one worth sharing). People who can be themselves while upholding a high standard of behaviour. You will liaise with residents, families and medical professionals, and are encouraged to initiate and participate in innovative projects.
In return for your commitment to us and our residents, we will provide you with flexibility, on the job training and excellent employment conditions.
The Personal Support Worker is responsible for providing quality personal, social and emotional care and support to residents and their representatives in accordance with Arcare's Values.
Aged care experience is essential - Whilst you require a relevant qualification in Aged Care , we are looking for the right people to join us and build personally meaningful relationships with our residents, their families and your colleagues.
Successful applicants must have:
- Certificate III in Aged Care or Individual Support
- A minimum of 1 years' experience in Aged Care
- Strong leadership and excellent communication displaying a high level of interpersonal skills
- Possess a compassionate, caring and supportive nature
- Be relationship centred approach to care and supervision
- Have a genuine interest in and respect for the unique personality, history and values of our residents
If you would like to find out more about how you can become a part of the Arcare team visit our website - www.arcare.com.au/careers and follow the link to apply.
All applicants are required to undergo a National Police Record Check. Please note: Police check is required to be within 6 months of the issue date.
** Please note due to the high number of responses only short-listed applicants will be contacted.
Selection Criteria Desirable: Certificate III in Aged Care or Individual Support
Desirable: A minimum of 1 years' experience in Aged Care
Desirable: Possess a compassionate, caring and supportive nature
Desirable: Have a genuine interest in and respect for the unique personality, history and values of our residents Contact Person Jamee Cook Contact Number Closing Date 02/05/2019 Position Description Personal Support Worker.pdf
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|Location||Southern Suburbs & Logan, Brisbane|
|Profession||Community Jobs / Support Workers|