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Reference Number 12247
Position Title Personal Carer
Employment Type Permanent Part Time
Department Cooper House Aged Care Community
Location Cooper House K-ESS
Classification Care & Support Employees EA - CSE Care Employee Level 3
Hours per Fortnight 20
Position Summary

Personal Carer


Wesley Mission Queensland (WMQ) is an innovative and responsive not-for-profit community service provider, with more than 70 locations throughout South East Queensland. We support more than 100,000 Queenslanders every year with aged care, disability and mental health services, youth and family programs, palliative care and emergency relief. With over 100 years’ experience in caring for our community, Wesley Mission Queensland has a history steeped in hope, respect, compassion, empowerment, innovation, justice and integrity. To learn more about our organisation, please see &


Looking for a Personal Carer to come and join our team at Cooper House. minimum 20 hours per fortnight .


Key Responsibilities Include:

  1. Build positive relationships with care recipients, families and colleagues.
  2. Positively contribute to the warmth and welcoming culture of the Home.
  3. Align one’s workplace behaviour with the WMQ Model of Care, the Wesley Charter and Wesley Mission
    Queensland’s Vision, Mission and Values.
  4. Work as part of a team to provide catering, cleaning and personal care in a neighbourhood/community like
    environment for care recipients.
  5. Assist care recipients to attain and maintain their optimum degree of independence, dignity, privacy and
    quality of life.
  6. Report information about the care recipient’s care and wellbeing to the Registered Nurse/Clinical
    Nurse/Facility Manager.
  7. Recognise health and environmental hazards and be proactive in corrective action, and complete all
    allocated Workplace Health and Safety training.
  8. Contribute to the assessment of care recipients including documentation, for example ACFI documentation.
  9. Share your ideas about ways to improve our services.
  10. Put the Eden Domains of wellbeing into practice.


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 Di Burgess at 


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 and are a preferred employer for older workers. Wesley Mission Queensland has been recognised as a GOLD Mental Health First Aid Skilled Workplace by Mental Health First Aid Australia for our strong commitment to embedding the Mental Health First Aid program into our organisation. 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 Staff to potentially enhance remuneration.



Essential Requirements Essential: Must have a current Drivers licence and willingness to drive in the course of work.
Contact Person Dianne BURGESS
Contact Number (07) 3621 4568
Contact Email
Alternate Contact Person Vivianne Jones
Alternate Contact Number (07) 3621 4568
Closing Date 29/01/2021
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.