Personal Care Worker – Casual
Established for 50 years, TriCare is a provider of aged care and retirement communities in South East Queensland.
TriCare’s Bundaberg Aged Care Residence, a 99 bed facility located in the scenic Wide Bay – Burnett region of Queensland, is seeking experienced casual Personal Care Workers for Immediate Start.
Our facility has had a makeover by way of new flooring, furnishings, fittings and finishes, offering a fresh and modern environment for our residents and employees.
On offer are varied shifts – am, pm and night shifts. Certain shifts attract penalty rates according to the Aged Care Award 2010 and casual employees receive a 25% loading in addition to their hourly rate. Rosters are generally planned at least a fortnight in advance, but we appreciate your flexibility in filling shifts at short notice at times. Personal care team employees receive a uniform and laundry allowance.
Reporting to the registered/clinical nurse on shift, you will provide exemplary care to the residents.
Essential criteria for this role include:-
- Possession of a Certificate III in Individual Support/Aged Care
- 6 months’ experience in paid employment for an aged care provider
- Reliability, flexibility and working as a positive team member in a busy aged care environment
- Demonstrated resident advocacy; ensuring dignity for residents.
TriCare offers access to fully funded training and career development opportunities. Many of our Personal Care Workers have progressed to enrolled nurse or registered nurse positions through our career development programme.
Apply now to secure this opportunity! Follow the prompts to submit your cover letter and resume to Sue Daly, Acting Facility Manager.
Please advise what shifts/days you are not available to work.
Closing Date: Wednesday, 26 June 2019
A satisfactory Police Clearance Certificate is required according to the Aged Care Act 1997
TriCare’s Aged Care Residences are smoke-free workplaces