Personal Carer

Job Description

Are you passionate about providing care for the elderly?

  • Part Time roles available
  • Based in Rockhampton
  • Join a progressive & supportive organisation

Personal Carers work under the direction of the registered staff to meet the individual care needs of residents in an effective and holistic manner, ensuring a high standard of living is maintained in a pleasant, homelike environment.

What do I need for the role?

  • Certificate III in Individual Support/Aged Care or equivalent, or working towards
  • Experience working in a similar environment (Aged Care preferred)
  • Availability to work a variety of shifts which could include morning, afternoon, night, and weekends
  • Genuine interest in caring for the elderly, supporting their dignity and independence
  • Well-developed verbal and written communication skills
  • Previous experience working in memory support is desirable
  • Current Flu and COVID-19 vaccinations
  • NDIS Worker Screening Clearance or willingness to obtain, or current Police Check (issued before 1 Feb 2021)

The bonuses of joining the Carinity team!

  • Work with a leadership team who are passionate about outcomes for residents
  • Not-for-profit organisation with a values-driven culture of caring for others
  • Access to extensive not-for-profit salary packaging options (pay less tax)
  • Access to our Employee Assistance Program for our staff and their immediate family
  • Ongoing training and development

Who is Carinity?

Carinity is a not-for-profit, values-driven organisation, which has been making a real difference in people’s lives since 1949, through comprehensive and integrated community services.

Located just outside of Rockhampton, in Central Queensland, Carinity Shalom offer residents a holistic approach to care to meet their individual care needs. The site offers a home away from home to residents. 

How do I apply?

Carinity is after motivated and enthusiastic candidates who are committed to working with Carinity to make a real difference! If this sounds like you, we want to hear from you!

To apply or view more information, including the position description, visit https://www.carinity.org.au/join-our-team/. Applications should include a brief cover letter and Resume that addresses the Essential Competencies and Experiences.

Carinity actively encourages and invites applications from people with disabilities and Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people for all our positions.