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Reference Number 32957
Position Title Personal Carer
Employment Type Casual
Entity Fraser Coast
Location Bundaberg Community Care
Enterprise agreement Care & Support Services - Care Employee Level 3
Roles Available 3
Position Summary

Imagine a job with meaning, one that resonates with your inner values.  Be rewarded for your effort with ongoing training & development and the opportunity to make a difference every day. Come do some good with us.

 

About us

For more than 60 years, Blue Care has supported individuals and families to live independently in their local community. As one of Queensland’s largest and most trusted aged care providers, we are passionate about supporting people to live life their way. Come join a dedicated and passionate team spanning 260 centres and 80 communities across the state.

 

About the role

Blue Care is currently looking for casual Personal Carers to join our team located at Bundaberg Community Care. You will provide quality care that enhances and promotes the quality of life for individuals, ensuring that the care provided is current best practice.

 

To be successful in the role

You’ll need a Certificate III in Aged Care, Home and Community Care or Disabilities, a current First Aid Certificate and CPR certificate, QLD driver’s license and a roadworthy registered vehicle. Your caring nature, excellent interpersonal skills and ability to work in a team make you a great candidate. Applicants must have sound knowledge of the effective use of digital technology and devices such as smartphones, tablets, laptops and desktop PCs.

 

What we can offer you

We offer leading rates of pay and conditions, as well as professional development opportunities and flexibility with hours. We can also offer you a dynamic workplace culture that encourages you to be creative and fun while contributing to Blue Care’s mission and strategic direction.

 

If you are looking for a rewarding role where you can truly make a difference and progress your career while enjoying yourself along the way, we want to hear from you!

 

Submitting your application is easy, click on the ‘apply’ button and follow the prompts.

 

Applications close 1 March 2019.

 

Agency applications will not be considered.

 

Our process includes undergoing a Federal Police check and some positions will require you to complete an online medical assessment. We pay for both of these and it’s an easy process. You also need full working rights for Australia.

 

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 a certificate III in individual support or equivalent?
Desirable: Do you have experience in aged and / or disability care?
Essential: Do you have a current QLD drivers license and a roadworthy vehicle?
Essential: Do you have a current First Aid Certificate?
Contact Person Bruce Bryan
Contact Number 0741318777
Alternate Contact Person Kim Davic
Alternate Contact Number 0741318777
Closing Date 01/03/2019
Position Description Personal Carer (Community).doc
Application Guide click here to view