aged care support worker - south east location in Edithvale

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vaelei lemauga, randstad
job type
temporary

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location
edithvale, victoria
specialism
healthcare & medical
job type
temporary
working hours
Full-Time
reference number
90M0422127_1595995265
contact
vaelei lemauga, randstad
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job description

Personal Care Assistants required for the South East area

Our client is a highly reputable health and care organisation passionate about providing top of the range service to their customers by assisting them live longer, healthier and happier lives. They have multiple aged care facilities across the south east location and need your help.

Job Overview

Provide friendly, compassionate support to the elderly by helping with daily living, personal care and hygiene. Typical duties include showering, dressing and eating. Arrange and supervise activities designed to enhance physical, social and emotional well-being. Assist in household or centre based duties such as tidying, housecleaning and the like.

Responsibilities and Duties

  • Tend to any personal care needs of the individual as required in a respectful and caring manner
  • Maintain standards of confidentiality while relating to clients, families, carers, colleagues and others as appropriate
  • A team player with strong organizational skills, adaptable and able to solve problems, enthusiastic and supportive team members.
  • Maintain accurate and legible records of all administrative functions of the programs and are submitted within allocated timeframes
  • Adhere to all policies and procedures
  • Provide a friendly and caring approach

Qualifications and Experience

  • Minimum Cert III in aged care/children services/Individual support/Ageing support
  • Demonstrated experience working in aged care settings
  • Patient, flexible and understanding
  • Supportive and caring nature
  • Commitment to the rights of the elderly to live dignified lives
  • Able to accept responsibility
  • Good communication skills
  • Able to work as part of a team
  • Able to cope with the physical demands of the job
  • Able to perform domestic jobs efficiently
  • Have completed a First Aid and a Federal police check
  • Must have a recent flu vaccination completed

If this sounds like you please click the below link to apply and forward your resume to complete your registration, we look forward to working with you.

At Randstad, we are passionate about providing equal employment opportunities and embracing diversity to the benefit of all. We actively encourage applications from any background.

skills

aged care assistant; PCA; assistant in nursing; certificate in individual support; individual support; agedcare;

qualification

certificate 3 in aged care
certificate 3 in individual support

educational requirements

Associate Degree/Diploma