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Reference Number 11678
Position Title Personal Carer
Employment Type Permanent Part Time
Department St Marks Aged Care Community
Location St Marks K-ESS
Classification Care & Support Employees EA - CSE Care Employee Level 2
Hours per Fortnight 20
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 &


This is a Personal Carer role at St. Marks Hostel. Successful applicants will be able to work across all shifts - Mornings, afternoons and nights and passionate about delivering the best possible care to all residents.


Key Responsibilities Include: 

  • Align ones workplace behaviour in accordance with the principles, values and Mission of the organisation.
  • 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.
  • To assist residents to attain and maintain their optimum degree of independence, dignity, privacy and quality of life.
  • To report to Nurse Manager, RN, and/or Supervisor.
  • To recognise health and environmental hazards and be proactive in corrective action.
  • To contribute to the assessment process of residents including documentation.
  • To be an active participant in continuous quality improvement environment.           
  • 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 by 4pm of the closing date.


For more information, please contact Preeti Ronil - Nurse Manager at St Marks or Maureen Kooiker - St Marks Admin on ph: 3621 4635


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.  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 Cert3 in Aged Care
Essential: Must have Manual Handling experience
Desirable: Previous experience in Aged Care
Essential: Must be flexible to work all shifts AM / PM and Night
Essential: Must be willing to work or learn hospitality as well as working nursing shifts.
Essential: Must be willing to complete Medication Assist training with WMQ and to put into practice with your regular duties.
Contact Person Maria KOOIKER
Contact Number (07) 3621 4635
Contact Email
Alternate Contact Person Preeti Ronil
Alternate Contact Number (07) 3621 4635
Closing Date 03/07/2020
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.