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Reference Number 11655
Position Title Personal Carer
Employment Type Permanent Part Time
Department Parkview Aged Care Community
Location Parkview K-ESS
Classification Care & Support Employees EA - CSE Care Employee Level 3
Hours 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 www.wmq.org.au & https://www.youtube.com/user/wmbmedia.

We are seeking Personal Carers for multiple roles at WMQ Parkview Residential Aged Care Home.  The positions involve shift work holiday relief and start at 20 hours per fortnight with the opportunity of taking on more hours.

The Personal Carer must have good communication skills and understand the use of digital technology that supports care planning.

Past experience in a health or disability environment is highly desirable.

 

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 Parkview on 36214585 

 

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.
Contact Person Jane SULLER
Contact Number (07) 3621 4585
Contact Email parkview@wmq.org.au
Alternate Contact Person Madonna Trelor
Alternate Contact Number (07) 3612 4585
Alternate Contact Email parkview@wmq.org.au
Closing Date 15/10/2019
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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.