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Reference Number 11578
Position Title Personal Carer
Employment Type Permanent Part Time
Department Dovetree Aged Care Community
Location Dovetree K-ESS
Classification Care & Support Employees EA - CSE Care Employee Level 3
Hours 40
Position Summary

Personal Carer

 

Wesley Mission Queensland (WMQ) is a large and dynamic organisation with more than 65 locations throughout South East Queensland supporting 100,000 Queenslanders every year. As a not-for-profit organisation with over 100 years' experience in delivering aged care, Wesley Mission Queensland has a history steeped in hope, respect, compassion, empowerment, innovation, justice and integrity. To learn more about our organisation, please see www.wmq.org.au & https://www.youtube.com/user/wmbmedia.

 

Dovetree Aged Care Community are looking for Permanent Part Time, Experienced Personal Carers. We are looking for Personal Carers who can work night duty and who have their Certificate III in Aged Care or equivalent.

Key Responsibilities Include: 

  1. Align ones workplace behaviour in accordance with the principles, values and Mission of the organisation.
  2. To work as part of a team to provide catering, cleaning and personal care in a home like environment for residents, their family and friends.
  3. To assist residents to attain and maintain their optimum degree of independence, dignity, privacy and quality of life.
  4. To report to Nurse Manager, RN, and/or Supervisor.
  5. To recognise health and environmental hazards and be proactive in corrective action.
  6. To contribute to the assessment process of residents including documentation.
  7. To be an active participant in continuous quality improvement environment.             
  8. To participate in Workplace Health and Safety, infection control and training as required.

 

Applications must address the 'Qualifications, Knowledge and Requirement' for this role (contained within the attached position description) and are to be submitted online at www.wmq.org.au by 4pm of the closing date.

 

For more information, please contact Arline Burnell at aburnell@wmq.org.au or via ph: 07 3737 7202

 

Why work with Wesley Mission Queensland:

 Working alongside people who love what they do

Above Award pay

Salary Packaging

Income Protection

Product Discounts

Travel Discounts

Access to discounted holiday units

Employee Assistance Program

 

Wesley Mission Queensland's Vision is a compassionate, just and inclusive society for all.  WMQ values diversity and employee wellbeing, and fosters an environment that acknowledges the different perspectives and capabilities of our workers. We are committed to EEO, OH&S, Ethical Practices and the principles of Cultural Diversity.  We are a preferred employer for older workers.  Successful applicants are expected to abide by the WMQ Code of Conduct.  Relevant criminal record checks will be undertaken on recommended applicant.  To view our Privacy Policy, please click here.  Salary Packaging is available to permanent Staff to potentially enhance remuneration.

Essential Requirements Essential: Must have a current Drivers licence and willingness to drive in the course of work.
Essential: Must have full availability Must be able to be available for night duty Must have experience in aged care
Contact Person Arline BURNELL
Contact Number (07) 3737 7202
Contact Email ABurnell@wmq.org.au
Alternate Contact Person Kaylene Broomfield
Alternate Contact Number (07) 3737 7202
Alternate Contact Email KBroomfield@wmq.org.au
Closing Date 13/09/2019
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Please note that this position will close at 11:45pm on the closing date.
Please ensure your application is added before this time as we do not accept late applications.