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Reference Number 11325
Position Title Personal Carer
Employment Type Casual
Department Youngcare Wooloowin
Location Youngcare Wooloowin K-ESS
Classification Care & Support Employees EA - CSE Care Employee Off Scale
Hours 0
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.

 

Youngcare Apartments, Wooloowin currently has an exciting opportunity for an experienced Personal Carers to join our team.  This role will be primarily responsible for the provision of high quality, comprehensive personal care assistance and lifestyle support to our residents.  The successful applicant will have solid experience in the provision of such care to people with a disability, along with a Certificate III or IV in Disability (or related field).

 

Key Responsibilities Include: 

  1. Align one’s workplace behaviour in accordance with the WMQ Charter, Values and Mission of the organisation.
  2. Work as part of a team to provide an integrated service to meet each individual’s needs.
  3. Support individuals with all aspects of daily living, including but not restricted to, personal care, domestic duties, hospitality services and social/community participation.
  4. Support individuals to attain and maintain their optimum degree of independence and quality of life.
  5. Provide individuals with a physically and emotionally secure environment and promote their physical, intellectual, emotional, social, cultural, and spiritual well being.
  6. To participate in Workplace Health and Safety, infection control and training as required.
  7. Work within the Human Services Quality Framework.
  8. Recognise health and environmental hazards in the work place and assist with corrective action.
  9. Be an active participant in a continuous quality improvement environment.
  10. Adhere to Wesley Mission Queensland’s policies and procedures and Code of Conduct.
  11. Other relevant duties as directed.

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 email Amanda Patrick or Margaret Janz

 

Why work with Wesley Mission Queensland:

 Working alongside people who love what they do

Salary Packaging

Travel Discounts

Access to discounted holiday units

Employee Assistance Program

 

Wesley Mission Queensland's Vision is a compassionate, just and inclusive society for all.  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 enhance remuneration.

Essential Requirements Essential: Must have a current Drivers licence and willingness to drive in the course of work.
Contact Person Margaret JANZ
Contact Number
Contact Email m.janz@wmq.org.au
Alternate Contact Person Amanda Patrick
Alternate Contact Number
Alternate Contact Email a.patrick@wmq.org.au
Closing Date Open Ended
Position Description
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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.