Personal Care Worker - Central Allocations (Aged)

Job posted: 01/12/2021
Applications close: No closing date

No closing date

Job Description

Location: Western Region | Ballarat, Various

Job type: Casual

Organisation: Grampians Health

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Health and Allied Health, Aged Care

Reference: 14177

Reference: 14177

Occupation: Health and Allied Health, Aged Care

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Western Region | Ballarat, Various

Personal Care Worker
Central Allocations Unit
Casual Bank

About Grampians Health

Grampians Health was established 1 November 2021, bringing together Edenhope and District Memorial Hospital, Stawell Regional Health, Wimmera Health Care Group and Ballarat Health Services to deliver safe, sustainable, healthcare tailored to changing workforce and community needs, for the long term.

This partnership follows years of strong collaboration and close partnerships between the four health services. Together, we will deliver better healthcare, enhance services and advance careers, closer to home, now and into the future.

A career with Grampians Health means you are connected and are part of a team providing quality healthcare to rural and regional communities. Our communities are diverse, as is our workforce, with expert clinical staff from across the world choosing to live and work in our beautiful region.

Grampians Health provides acute, maternity, mental health, allied health, aged care, administration and support services.  This means your career will be as diverse and rewarding as you strive to be.

About the role

You will:

  • Assists residents to meet their needs as defined by them.
  • Participates in the provision of resident focused, holistic care under the supervision of Nurses.
  • Undertake the delivery of quality care
  • Supports the leadership team in the effective and efficient management of the designated facility.
  • Contributes to quality healthcare through personal and professional development.

Skills and experience

You will have:

  • Certificate III in Individual Support or equivalent
  • Successful attainment of HLTHPS006 – Assist clients with medication and HLTFSE001– Follow Basic Food Safety Practices.
  • The ability to provide direct consumer care that meets the individual needs
  • Well-developed verbal and written skills

Grampians Health Culture & Benefits

At Grampians Health, we recognise our staff are our greatest asset.  We are committed to providing a safe and healthy environment for our staff, patients, residents, visitors, volunteers and contractors at all sites.

  • Flexible work arrangements and purchase leave opportunities
  • Salary packaging for living expenses such as rent/mortgage plus meals, entertainment & holidays
  • Discounted on-site parking
  • Access to discounted health club membership
  • Staff rewards and recognition programs

Ballarat Region

Ballarat is the largest centre in Western Victoria and the states fastest growing inland city.  Dubbed Australia’s most liveable city in 2020, Ballarat is home to first class education, fine dining and boutique shopping.  Uniquely located within easy access to Melbourne, Geelong, Bendigo and the Western district, Ballarat is blessed with some of Australia’s most significant heritage buildings and natural landscapes.

How to apply

Click APPLY or contact Melanie Robillard, Recruitment Officer – CAU, on CAURecruitment@bhs.org.au for a confidential discussion.

All appointments are subject to a satisfactory police records check, immunisation clearance and Working with Children check and/or NDIS Worker Screening Check.

All employees must be willing and able to wear Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) when required, which at a minimum is a surgical mask.  Additional PPE requirements are role-dependent.

Grampians Health is a child safe organisation, committed to the safety and wellbeing of all children and young people.

Grampians Health is committed to providing a diverse and inclusive workforce. We encourage applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, people with disability, people from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds, mature age workers and lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer (or questioning), intersex and asexual LGBTQIA+.

Personal Care Worker - Central Allocations (Aged)

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Melanie Robillard - 5320 6577
Bernadette Lyons - 5320 6933

Personal Care Worker - Central Allocations (Aged)