Personal Carers - Taroom

Job Description

Currently our Taroom Residential Aged Care facility  is looking for Personal Carers to join the team.

Personal Carers provide assistance to our residents, including bathing, dressing, toileting and other support services depending on the individual residents needs. Engage with our residents to enrich their lives and support their needs, assisting residents who may require specialised care, including dementia care and palliative care.

Part-time and casual opportunities available with a variety of shifts across a 14 day roster. Salary packaging options to increase your take home pay
Starting base rate of $25.75/h  
If the role is casual there is also a 25% casual loading
Superannuation & shift allowances are payable when applicable
The starting pay rate is determined based on qualifications, experience, and provision of substantiated Personal Carer hours from previous employers
What will you need:
Cert III qualifications in Aged Care (or equivalent desirable)
Medication Assist Competency (would be welcome)
NDIS workers screen
Ability to use computer systems to maintain care records
Compassion for and understanding of the elderly
Friendly approachable manner
Experience working in an Aged Care Facility would be great but not essential
You will need to maintain up to date COVID 19 and flu vaccinations

Southern Cross Care QLD is an EEO employer. Please note that all employment offers will be conditional upon a satisfactory NDIS workers screen, COVID 19 vaccinations and the right to work in Australia.