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Reference Number 33381
Position Title Personal Carer
Employment Type Casual
Entity Sunshine Coast
Location Caloundra Aged Care Facility, Dicky Beach Aged Care Facility, Warana Beachwood Aged Care Facility, Maleny Erowal Aged Care Facility
Enterprise agreement Care & Support Services - Care Employee Level 3
Roles Available 20
Position Summary

Employment Status: Multiple casual positions available across our residential facilities

Location: Sunshine Coast, QLD

Classification: Personal Carer, Residential

Remuneration Value: $23.42 - $25.42 per hour (FTE =$46,277 - $50,229) + 9.5% Super + Salary Packaging 



Your role:

As a Personal Carer, you’ll deliver individualised support to your residents living in residential care. You’ll provide services that promote their independence, enhancing their quality of life and empowering them to spend time doing what matters! With no two days the same you’ll provide:

  • Personal care and daily living activities, including showering, personal hygiene, assisting during meal times and with general mobility.
  • Support to participate in community based recreational and social activities
  • Transportation and assistance with shopping and appointments

We’ll look after you too:  

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.
  • Clear career pathways and support for development
  • Training and workshops to support you in your role
  • Access to financial, retail and lifestyle discounts
  • Values-led culture, where we emphasise work-life balance

Your skills and experience:

You’ll be passionate about making a difference and bringing empathy and compassion to your resident’s lives. You’ll be driven to improve their independence and well-being, attentively providing the support outlined in their care plan. You’ll be a well-organised, self-starter with a willingness to adapt to changing priorities within your week and work independently to achieve your daily plan. You’ll demonstrate:

  • Certificate III Aged Care, Home and Community Care or Disability Support
  • Current First Aid Certificate and CPR Certificate or willing to obtain
  • Confidence with smart phones and digital devices or willingness to learn
  • Confidence to satisfy the relevant probity checks required by legislation or policies.

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 24/05/2019


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: -Requires a cert III in Aged Care -At least 1 year experience in a Residential Aged Care Facility
Desirable: Medication Competency Completed and Dementia Care experience
Contact Person Rebecca Sparrow
Contact Number 0754905199
Alternate Contact Person Rachel Wilkie
Alternate Contact Number 0754905199
Closing Date 24/05/2019
Position Description Personal Carer (Residential).doc
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