Personal Carer - Tallebudgera
About the Role
We have opportunities for part time and Casual Personal Carers, working a variety of shifts including weekends, afternoon and night shifts.
As an exceptional and compassionate Personal Carer you will be responsible for:
Providing direct care to residents in accordance with individual care plans;
Collecting data to assist with the formation of care plans and funding submissions;
Documenting patient care accurately and objectively on iCare;
Modifying practice to accommodate individuality of residents and involve them and their families in the delivery of care.
Critical to your success in this role will be the proven ability to demonstrate
a high level of effective interpersonal and communication skills
your ability to maintain confidentiality and impartiality
respect and responsiveness to client needs
a willingness to work with non-traditional approaches to service delivery for older people
In addition you will
maintain a positive Federal police check and Australian driver’s licence
possess a Certificate III (or higher) in Aged Care
You will be required to successfully complete a pre-employment medical prior to any offer of employment.
As well as working for an organisation that genuinely cares, we also offer access to significant discounts across a number of areas including private health insurance, gym membership, holiday and travel discounts, home appliances and IT discounts and car rental.
St Andrews Lutheran Aged Care provides accommodation for 72 residents as well as 24 independent living units within its stunning Tallebudgera Valley setting.
Lutheran Services is a well-established and respected organisation whose employees provide services for seniors, young people, families, people with disabilities and mental health concerns.
As a not-for-profit organisation, we reinvest all operating surpluses into continually improving our services and expanding our reach to more people in our communities.
We operate 18 services across urban and regional Queensland, employing more than 1,350 staff and drawing on the support of several hundred volunteers.
Lutheran Services sees its role as being to help our clients experience joy and hope in their lives to the greatest possible extent – irrespective of the challenges they face.
How to apply
To apply for this position, please complete answers to all below questions and attach your resume.
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