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Reference Number 41862
Position Title Personal Carer
Employment Type Casual
Entity Metro South
Location Alexandra Hills Nandeebie Aged Care Facility
Enterprise agreement Care & Support Services - Care Employee Level 3
Roles Available 2
Position Summary
  • Casual Personal Carer Opportunities Available
  • Positions Based out of our Alexandra Hills Facility 
  • $30.13 per hour + Penalties & Allowances

We’re seeking Personal Carers to deliver outstanding care to our residents in Alexandra Hills. 

 

You’ll provide care to your clients living in our residential home, supporting their independence and improving their quality of life through activities that include: 

  • Daily living assistance including showering, personal hygiene, help at meal times and general mobility
  • Providing care in accordance with their individualised Care Plan
  • Supporting with community based recreational and social activities
  • Transportation and assistance with shopping and appointments

 What you’ll need: 

  • Certificate III Aged Care, Home and Community Care or Disability Support
  • Blue Card and NDIS Workers Screening Clearance or willingness to obtain
  • Experience with technology incl. smartphones, tablets, laptops etc
  • Confidence to satisfy the relevant probity checks required by legislation or policies

Supporting our clients in the best way possible is important to us. To be employed by Blue Care, you will be required to complete the free NDIS Worker Orientation Module prior to commencement and provide a copy of your certificate on completion. 

 

Supporting you to support others.

We’ve been caring for Queenslander’s for over 65 years. Whether we’re on the road, in people’s homes or in our centres, everything our dedicated team of more than 8,000 people do is built on enabling independence, choice and freedom. We’re proudly not-for-profit and offer you: 

  • Access to salary packaging & meal and entertainment benefits
  • Flexible work arrangements to support work-life balance
  • Employee assistance, health & wellness programs
  • Values-based culture & rewards and recognition
  • Ongoing learning & development

Ready to work together?
Our application process takes less than 15 minutes – Click the ‘APPLY’ button below to be taken to our online application process and upload your resume and cover letter.

 

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.

 

Our approach is simple everybody is welcome here. At UnitingCare, diversity is at the core of our who we are, our mission and our values. We are committed to providing equal opportunities to all employees no matter their sex, race, culture, sexual orientation, disability or gender identity. We know that when our people feel respected and valued, we empower them to share that within the communities we serve and to provide the very best care. We highly encourage applications from people who identify as Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander. 

 

 

Blue Care adheres to state and Commonwealth directions regarding mandatory vaccination requirements within Residential Aged Care Facilities. Applicants must meet the vaccination requirements applicable or be willing to obtain should they be the successful candidate

Selection Criteria Essential: Can you supply evidence of an up-to-date influenza vaccination & COVID 19 vaccination in accordance with the current Public Health Directive for Aged Care Facilities
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 have full Australian working entitlements as an Australian Citizen. Australian Permanent Resident or New Zealand Resident?
Desirable: If you don't have full working entitlements, do you have a current working Visa? Please list your visa, for example: Bridging Visa, Regional Sponsorship visa etc.
Desirable: Do you hold a Certificate III in Aged Care or Individual Support? If no, please list your qualifications relevant to this role.
Essential: Are you available for night duties?
Contact Person Francis McQuillan
Contact Number 0429542063
Alternate Contact Person Elisha Wynne
Alternate Contact Number 38200290
Closing Date 27/01/2022
Position Description PD_Personal Carer (Residential)_ FINAL_Oct 2021.doc
Application Guide click here to view