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Personal Care Worker / Menzies-Mam High Care

Job posted: 11/09/2023
Applications close: No closing date

No closing date

Job Description

Location: Western Region | Horsham, Western Region | Dimboola

Job type: Casual

Organisation: Grampians Health

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Health and Allied Health

Reference: 17618

Reference: 17618

Occupation: Health and Allied Health

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Western Region | Horsham, Western Region | Dimboola

About the role
We are seeking motivated individuals to join our dedicated team at Grampians Health as Health Care Workers. These casual positions are available for an immediate start and include working under the direction and supervision of a Registered Nurse. The successful applicant will support the independence and self-esteem of residents in our Care Communities with a person centred approach. This position will undertake a range of duties to assist in achieving the nutritional, physical and hygiene needs of residents.

Skills and experience

Essential:

  • Certificate III in Individual Support or equivalent
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Computer literacy
  • Ability to prioritise and work effectively without direct supervision
  • Well-developed interpersonal skills and ability to provide person centred care
  • Assist clients with medication component preferable

Desirable:

  • Previous experience in Care Communities
  • Current food handling certificate
  • Current Level 1 First Aid certificate

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
  • Staff rewards and recognition programs
  • Professional development and education programs
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Comprehensive orientation program
  • Flexible rostering
  • Opportunities for career progression
  • Free parking

About Grampians Health
Grampians Health provides healthcare to a large region at our campuses based in Ballarat, Dimboola, Edenhope, Horsham and Stawell.

Our mission is to deliver sustainable healthcare tailored to evolving community and workforce needs. We strive to enhance services and careers, providing quality healthcare to rural and regional communities. Joining Grampians Health means being part of a diverse team, with a variety of career opportunities in acute, maternity, mental health, allied health, aged care and support services.

Horsham Region

Located on the banks of the Wimmera River, Horsham is the retail, business & service centre of the Wimmera region.  With a growing population of approximately 20,000, Horsham is a vibrant city in which to live, work and play.  Horsham offers affordable housing, education and accessible community services.

With natural attractions such as the Grampians National Park, Mount Arapiles and the Little Desert National Park nearby, there is plenty to see and explore.

If you are dreaming of a career change with country lifestyle, Horsham is the place for you.

How to apply
Click APPLY or contact Ingrid Tudias, Care Community Manager on 03 5381 9030 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 / Menzies-Mam High Care

Job type:

Casual

Job classification:

Not provided

Contact:

Ingrid Tudias - 03 5381 9030
Bree Stonehouse - 03 5381 9308

Personal Care Worker / Menzies-Mam High Care