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Aged Care Worker (Residential)

BaptistCare


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Full job description

We are looking for several enthusiastic Aged Care Support Workers (Care Partners) to join our vibrant residential care team in Albany.

  • Located in Albany – a few minutes’ drive from the beach!
  • Flexible work hours to suit you (Casual and Part-time hours available)
  • Cert III qualification, funded by the organisation

Why join us?

  • First class training and development opportunities
  • Discounts on health insurance through HBF or Medibank
  • Discounts on banking products through Bankwest
  • Access to an Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • Discounts at JB HI-FI & The Good Guys
  • Salary Packaging (up to $18,550 tax free) to all eligible employees
  • Accommodation discounts at Seashells Hospitality Group
  • Access to our Wellness Program
  • A fantastic team environment and flexibility to work from any Baptistcare location
  • Access to Traineeships

About your new role:

We are looking for several enthusiastic Aged Care Support Workers (Care Partners) to join our vibrant residential care team in Albany.

This position works closely with the multidisciplinary team and other stakeholders within the facility and is responsible for the provision of person-centered, individual care to residents within the Aged Care Facility.

The function of this position is to promote the physical and emotional wellbeing of residents, by partnering with residents to be involved in the meaningful activities of their life. This includes everyday activities such as eating, personal hygiene tasks (such as bathing, dressing, going to the toilet), moving around, household tasks and leisure activities.  Care Partners coordinate with other staff to achieve these outcomes and liaise directly with nursing staff regarding any specific health concerns.


Roster:

Various shifts available

In order to join our team, you will be required to be fully vaccinated against COVID and Influenza, undertake a pre-employment medical, national police clearance and complete relevant background clearances.

Skills and Experience:

  • Alignment to our Values of Togetherness, Respect, Accountability, Caring and Respect.
  • Ability to engage residents though a person-centered approach to care and support.
  • Works well and contributes effectively within a team environment.
  • Ability to communicate well and build relationships with people from many walks of life including those from Culturally and Linguistically Diverse (CALD) backgrounds.
  • Ability and willingness to follow written and verbal instructions.
  • Ability to complete busy workload and respond to changing priorities.
  • Commitment to providing a customer centric approach. 
  • Current First Aid Certificate.
  • An ability to use a range of IT applications at a basic to intermediate level.

About Us

Baptistcare are one of WA's largest not-for-profit providers supporting residential care, home care services and retirement living in both metro and regional locations. We focus on empowering our customers to maintain homely comforts and community connection by providing care with compassion, integrity, and dignity.

Our focus is not limited to our clients, but also your well-being and career growth. We aim to support you to achieve a fulfilling career with first class training and development opportunities.

We are passionate about creating an inclusive workplace where everyone is valued. The more diversity we have, the more unique perspectives and creative ideas we share. Therefore, we embrace people of different age, religion, sexual orientation or identity, physical or mental ability and ethnicity.

How to Apply

If this sounds like you, we would love to hear from you.  Click ‘Apply’ and follow the prompts.

For any enquiries including persons with disability that require adjustments, email our Recruitment team at people@baptistcare.com.au with the subject heading “Care Partner - Albany”. Please note that we do not accept applications to this email address, they must be submitted online.

Applicants are encouraged to apply as soon as possible as applications may be reviewed prior to the closing date; and as such the closing date is subject to change without notice. Current closing date is 16 July 2022.

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Job details
Date posted
7 Jun 2022
Expiring date
7 Jul 2022
Category
Healthcare & Medical
Occupation
Aged & Disability Care
Estimated
$60k ~ $70k
Contract type
Permanent
Work type
Casual/Holiday
Job mode
Standard/Business Hours

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