Personal Care Attendant
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Work type: Permanent Part-Time
Categories: Aged and Disability Support, Community Development
Permanent Part Time/ Casual Personal Care Attendants required
Are you passionate in making a difference?
Positions available Frankston, Mornington Peninsula and Bayside areas
About the Role
Brotherhood Home Care (BHC) Office located Frankston are looking for professional Personal Care Attendants on a Part Time/Casual basis. Bring your PCA skills and experience to support our clients living with their daily living requirements.
The BHC team is focused on your safety and will provide you with a comprehensive induction and ongoing training including PPE and infection control in accordance with DHHS advise.
Your days will never be repetitive, you will be assisting clients with:
shopping, cooking, transporting, social activities and personal care to ensure they can continue comfortably living at home. You will have experience working with clients with dementia or disabilities and understand how to work with our elderly clients.
Skills and experience:
Minimum of Certificate III in one of the following areas, individual Support, Aged Care, Home & Community care, Disability or above.
First aid certificate and current CPR
Must have current Victorian Drivers Licence and reliable roadworthy motor vehicle with valid registration and insurance
Must have minimum availability requirement of 4 full weekdays per week and flexible availability
Bilingual language speaking abilities (Italian or Greek preferred)
Experience and understanding of elder people, people living with dementia and disabilities and the aging process
Experience and knowledge of safe food handling practices, hygiene, cleaning and cooking techniques
Excellent interpersonal and communication skills with ability to build and maintain rapport with people diverse background
Demonstrated ability to maintain confidentiality and privacy in line with legislation
Ability to work autonomously and effectively as part of team to achieve outcomes
Well-developed organizational and time management skills with the ability to adapt to changing circumstances, prioritise, plan workload and meet deadlines
This is a position and with flexible hours, based in the Frankston, Mornington Peninsula and Bayside area. You will be part of a supportive team with buddy shifts and ongoing support, and a competitive salary and salary sacrifice options.
Salary Range: $49,428.08 - $52,518.96 (pro-rata per annum) based on skills and experience
. Salary sacrifice is also available to increase your take home pay!
Closing Date: Monday 26 th Oct 2020 - Please Note: Interviews may commence prior to the closing date - please apply immediately
As part of the Brotherhood’s recruitment and selection process, applicants will be required to undergo pre-employment checks as required, applicants will be subject to, but not limited to, the following checks: National (and International if applicable) Police Check, Victorian Employee Working with Children Check, Right to Work in Australia, Disability Worker Exclusion Scheme Check and current professional registration.
The Brotherhood of St Laurence has a vision of an Australia free of Poverty. We embrace, and value, diversity of culture, working arrangements, sexual orientation and gender identity to ensure our workforce is representative of the community that we work within. We promote a workplace that actively seeks to include and welcome unique contributions of all people. We embrace and celebrate the value of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander staff, their skills and contribution to our organisation
Advertised: AUS Eastern Daylight Time 08 Oct 2020
Applications close: AUS Eastern Daylight Time
26 Oct 2020
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