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Personal Care Worker 2/ Kurrajong Low Care

Job posted: 22/02/2021
Applications close: 04/03/2021 (Midnight)
7 days remaining

7 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Western Region | Horsham

Job type: Not provided

Organisation: Wimmera Health Care Group

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Health and Allied Health

Reference: 3577

Reference: 3577

Occupation: Health and Allied Health

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Western Region | Horsham

Health Care WorkerKurrajong LodgeHealth Care Worker Grade 2 or 3 (CW11 - WP11)Fixed Term Part Time


(76 hours per fortnight)



Applications are invited from suitably qualified Health Care Workers for this fixed term part time position. The successful applicant will deliver day-to-day care and services to the residents of the WHCG Residential Care facilities. This role is available from April 2021 to June 2021, with possible extension and involves working a 7 day, 24 hour roster.


Key Selection Criteria include:


Essential:



  • Certificate III in Aged Care Work or similar that includes Assist clients with medication component

  • Excellent oral and written communication skills

  • Computer literacy

  • Ability to prioritise and self-direct the workload

  • Commitment to quality customer service

  • Current food handling certificate

  • Current Level 1 First Aid certificate

  • Previous experience in residential care services

  • A sound understanding of the Accreditation Standards.

  • An understanding of the Aged Care Funding instrument.



Attractive benefits offered by the organisation include:



  • Salary packaging,

  • Professional development and education programs,

  • Employee Assistance Program,

  • Comprehensive orientation program.

  • Accrued Day Off (full time employees only)

  • Flexible rostering

  • Opportunities for career progression

  • Free parking



This is a great opportunity to work in a diverse clinical environment and join a reputable rural health service dedicated to the provision of quality patient centred care and to meet the needs of the community.


For more information about this position view the Position Description and/or contact the person indicated below. Further information on Wimmera Health Care Group can be found on our website www.whcg.org.au or Facebook page.


Applications must be submitted online via e-recruit by the Closing Date.


Wimmera Health Care Group (WHCG) is committed to equal employment opportunity and promotes the safety, wellbeing and inclusion of all children, including those with a disability.


WHCG encourages applications from people from culturally and / or linguistically diverse backgrounds including Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.


We aim to provide a safe environment for our staff, patients, residents and clients which includes supporting and responding to disclosures of family violence issues.



Pre-employment checks: All applicants must be willing to undertake a national police check and Victorian Employee Working with Children check prior to commencement of employment.

Personal Care Worker 2/ Kurrajong Low Care

Job type:

Not provided

Job classification:

Not provided

Contact:

Reeta Chisti - (03) 5381 9030

Personal Care Worker 2/ Kurrajong Low Care