- Dynamic not-for-profit organisation
- Permanent position
- Friday, Saturday and Sunday shifts available
For 50 years, Southern Cross Care has been providing quality aged care and retirement living services to our community. We're guided by our values of care, communication, creativity and teamwork, and we want people who share these values to join our team.
About the role
As the new owners of The Mornington Retirement Village, we are looking for a compassionate and capable Personal Carer to join our team. Working under the direction of the Care Supervisor, you will provide tailored services to assist residents of The Mornington to continue to live independently. This includes assisting with personal care, mobility and other activities of daily living.
You will work with your colleagues to deliver person-centred care that focuses on healthy and active ageing, and maximizing quality of life for each and every resident.
We currently have shifts available on Friday, Saturday and Sunday; 7:30am to 2:30pm and Friday and Saturday; 2pm to 9pm.
For further details regarding the scope of the role, please refer to the attached job description.
With a Certificate III (or better) in Individual Support / Aged Care you will use your effective communication skills to work well as part of a team. At least six months previous experience working with older people is essential, as is a current drivers licence.
Equally comfortable with direction and autonomy, you will display initiative, integrity and a strong work ethic plus impressive organisational and relationship-building skills.
All Southern Cross Care employees also require a current National Police Certificate for the Purpose of Aged Care.
About this opportunity
This is a rare opportunity to join a dynamic, not-for-profit organisation and help create a better future for you and your community.
You will enjoy flexible shifts and working arrangements, exceptional learning and development opportunities, and salary packaging benefits that will help you to maximize your take-home pay. You will also be working with a friendly and inclusive team that genuinely cares about you.
With our organisation growing to meet the needs and exceed the expectations of our community, there’s never been a better time to join the Southern Cross Care team.
For questions or enquiries about this role please contact
Tahnee Schultz on 0468 513 428.
Applications close: 3 May 2019