- Dynamic not-for-profit organisation
- Various shifts and locations
For more than 50 years, Southern Cross Care has been providing quality aged care and retirement living services to our community. We're guided by our compassionate, capable, collaborative and creative values, and we want people who share these values to join our team.
About the role
As a Personal Care Worker with Southern Cross Care, you will be responsible for providing personal care to a variety of residents in our residential care facility.
You will assist residents with daily life tasks – from choosing clothes and showering to personal hygiene and dressing. You will also help them get around with assisted lifting, mobility and transport.
Working with other health team members to identify and address the needs, choices and problems of those in your care, you will follow plans and keep records while preserving privacy, dignity and rights.
The key to this role are collaboration, awareness and flexibility. You love to train and be trained and you are renowned for nailing every detail.
Certificate III (or higher) in Individual Support /Aged Care
Strong team orientation and the desire to serve.
- Highly effective communication skills
Previous experience working with residents with dementia will be highly regarded.
Equally comfortable with direction and autonomy, you display initiative, integrity and a superior work ethic plus impressive organisation, multi-tasking and most importantly, relationship-building skills.
To find out more, please refer to the position description available on our website.
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 exceptional learning and development opportunities, and salary packaging benefits that will help you to maximise 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 has never been a better time to join the Southern Cross Care team.
All Southern Cross Care employees must have a current National Police Certificate for the Purpose of Aged Care.
For questions or enquiries about this expression of interest please email: [email protected]
As this is an expression of interest, you will only be contacted if a suitable position arises. Please keep an eye on our website for all employment updates.