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2 x Personal Carer & Support Worker (Part-Time) - Miles, Queensland

Advertiser: Western Downs Regional Council3.0833 out of 53.1 overall rating (24 employee reviews) More jobs from this company

Job Information

Job Listing Date
24 Mar 2020
Location
Toowoomba & Darling Downs
Work Type
Part Time
Classification
Community Services & Development, Aged & Disability Support

2 x Personal Carer & Support Worker (Part-Time) - Miles, Queensland

About Council

A region the size of Tasmania, just 2.5 hours west of Brisbane and an easy drive from the Sunshine and Gold Coasts, the Western Downs has a growing population of over 34,000 people.

The region’s diverse economy, vibrant active communities and the extensive infrastructure and multi-billion dollar energy investments are ensuring that the Western Downs continues to go from strength-to-strength.

Western Downs Regional Council is one of only a handful of Council’s in the state of Queensland to be debt-free.

Council is very proud of this immense achievement which it had been working towards since 2015, proving itself to be one of the most financially prudent Councils in Queensland.

 

About the Role

Based at the Carinya Aged Care Facility in Miles, you will provide holistic, safe, effective and quality care to residents.

Reporting to the Clinical Coordinator, you will:

  • provide quality care to residents with activities of daily living, hygiene, dressing, grooming, mobility as required;
  • assist with cleaning duties in the laundry; and
  • assist with food-preparation, serving and hygiene in the kitchen.

About you

To be a successful applicant, you will have:

  • a Certificate III in Individual Support (Aged Care);
  • a dedication towards delivering high quality service in residential care, meal handling, cleanliness and cleaning;
  • compassion, empathy, patience and respect for residents, colleagues and visitors;
  • an acceptable standard or verbal and written communication skills; and
  • strong team work and interpersonal skills.

What we offer:

  • Access to Corporate Health Plan
  • Health & Wellbeing program

If you have passion and a genuine desire to support residents who are a part of the community we serve, this role is for you.  TOGETHER WE MAKE A REAL DIFFERENCE

For a full position description copy and paste the below URL into a browser.

https://www.wdrc.qld.gov.au/wp-content/uploads/2020/03/Position-Description-Personal-Carer-Support-Worker-Part-Time-1450-1451-Carinya.pdf

Application via Seek 'Apply Now.'

Applications close at 5.00pm AEST on Tuesday 14 April 2020 

Additional Information

The recruitment process may include candidates completing a pre-employment health declaration and you may be required to undergo a pre-employment medical including drug and alcohol testing. WDRC has the right to verify your employment history with your current employer if required. 

Western Downs Regional Council reserves the right to close or withdraw vacancies before the advertised closing date or extend without prior notice.

About Council

A region the size of Tasmania, just 2.5 hours west of Brisbane and an easy drive from the Sunshine and Gold Coasts, the Western Downs has a growing population of over 34,000 people.

The region’s diverse economy, vibrant active communities and the extensive infrastructure and multi-billion dollar energy investments are ensuring that the Western Downs continues to go from strength-to-strength.

Western Downs Regional Council is one of only a handful of Council’s in the state of Queensland to be debt-free.

Council is very proud of this immense achievement which it had been working towards since 2015, proving itself to be one of the most financially prudent Councils in Queensland.

 

About the Role

Based at the Carinya Aged Care Facility in Miles, you will provide holistic, safe, effective and quality care to residents.

Reporting to the Clinical Coordinator, you will:

  • provide quality care to residents with activities of daily living, hygiene, dressing, grooming, mobility as required;
  • assist with cleaning duties in the laundry; and
  • assist with food-preparation, serving and hygiene in the kitchen.

About you

To be a successful applicant, you will have:

  • a Certificate III in Individual Support (Aged Care);
  • a dedication towards delivering high quality service in residential care, meal handling, cleanliness and cleaning;
  • compassion, empathy, patience and respect for residents, colleagues and visitors;
  • an acceptable standard or verbal and written communication skills; and
  • strong team work and interpersonal skills.

What we offer:

  • Access to Corporate Health Plan
  • Health & Wellbeing program

If you have passion and a genuine desire to support residents who are a part of the community we serve, this role is for you.  TOGETHER WE MAKE A REAL DIFFERENCE

For a full position description copy and paste the below URL into a browser.

https://www.wdrc.qld.gov.au/wp-content/uploads/2020/03/Position-Description-Personal-Carer-Support-Worker-Part-Time-1450-1451-Carinya.pdf

Application via Seek 'Apply Now.'

Applications close at 5.00pm AEST on Tuesday 14 April 2020 

Additional Information

The recruitment process may include candidates completing a pre-employment health declaration and you may be required to undergo a pre-employment medical including drug and alcohol testing. WDRC has the right to verify your employment history with your current employer if required. 

Western Downs Regional Council reserves the right to close or withdraw vacancies before the advertised closing date or extend without prior notice.

The application form will include these questions:
  • Which of the following statements best describes your right to work in Australia?
  • Do you have a current Police Check (National Police Certificate) for employment?
  • Have you completed a qualification in aged care?
  • How many years' experience do you have as a support worker?
  • Do you have prior experience as an aged care worker?

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