Personal Carer

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Position Title
Personal Carer

Employment Type

South Coast

Elanora Pineshaven Aged Care Facility, Kirra Aged Care Facility, Tallebudgera Talleyhaven Aged Care Facility

Enterprise agreement
Care & Support Services - Care Employee Level 3

Roles Available

Position Summary

Employment Status: Casual
Location: Elanora Pineshaven Aged Care Facility, Kirra Aged Care Facility, Tallebudgera Talleyhaven Aged Care Facility
Classification: Personal Carer, Residential
Remuneration Value: $23.42 p/h (FTE $46,278) + 9.5% Super + Leave Loading + 25% casual loading

BlueCare is currently looking for compassionate Personal Carers to join our Gold Coast team working within our Elanora, Tallebudgera and Kirra aged care facilities.

Your Role:

You'll deliver exceptional support to your clients within a residential care setting, providing personalised care that promotes independence, enhances their quality of life and empowers them to live a meaningful like through promoting what matter most to them. Your duties and responsibilities will include, but will not be limited to:

  • You'll support residents with personal care and daily living activities, including showering, personal hygiene, assisting during meal times and with general mobility.
  • You will promote and encourage our clients to maintain a connection within their community and keep up 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 8 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
    Essential: Do you have full Australian working entitlements as an Australian Citizen, Australian Permanent Resident OR New Zealand Citizen?
    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: Do you hold a Certificate III in Aged Care, Individual Assistance, Home and Community Care or Disabilities?
    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: Are you willing to travel to support other Blue Care services within this region / catchment area?
    Desirable: Have you worked for Blue Care previously?
    Desirable: How did you hear about this role?

    Contact Person
    Rebecca Brown

    Contact Number

    Closing Date

    Position Description
    Personal Carer Residential positon description.doc

    Application Guide
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    • UnitingCare Queensland

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    Job Details

    Country Australia
    Location All Gold Coast, Gold Coast
    Profession Community Jobs / Support Workers
    Worktype Casual
    Date Posted 08/05/2019
    Expiry Date 07/06/2019
    Reference Number 32786