Personal Carers – Mornington

  • Part Time
  • 2 years ago

Job Information

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    Category Healthcare and Medical
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    Posted On Nov 19 ,2017

Job Description

Benetas is a not for profit organisation dedicated to supporting older Victorians, their friends and carers, through a range of aged care and in-home services. Benetas is committed to our reputation as a truly great place to work. We care about our people’s health and wellbeing and invest significantly in their development. We take pride in being a diverse and inclusive employer. We respect and value differences and encourage people of all ages and backgrounds to apply. Benetas is a recognised leader in Gender Equality, having been awarded an Employer of Choice citation for 11 years in a row.

The Position

Located on the Mornington Esplanade, Benetas Corowa Court provide contemporary apartment-style living spaces for our residents. Our team pride themselves to ensure they provide our person-centred care philosophy. We have a number of part time Personal Carers opportunities for a number of indiviudals to join our close-knit team. The successful applicant will be available for afternoon on both weekdays and weekends.

In this rewarding position, you will be responsible for assisting and supporting residents with their daily personal care needs. You will also use your skills and experience to empower our residents to meet their social and community needs. Your abilitly to naturally build relationships with residents and their family members, will help you excel in this role.

Skills and Experience

  • Certificate III accredited or higher in Individual Support or equaivalent
  • Endorsed to administer medication (required)
  • Are comfortable working semi-autonomously
  • Valid working rights and are willing to obtain a current Police Check
  • Friendly, positive and are naturally able to build relationships that make a difference
  • Honest, helpful and dependable – a great asset for the team
  • Shows empathy and treats others with dignity and respect

Benefits

  • A safe and supportive work environment where people are valued and encouraged to share their ideas
  • A strong learning culture where you are in the driver’s seat of your ongoing professional development
  • Rewarding work that supports our clients to have a positive experience of ageing
  • Working in a trusted and values based organisation focused on quality and growth
  • Competitive Salary (with salary packaging and meal & entertainment benefits)

Benetas uses video interviewing as part of our selection process. If shortlisted, you may receive an email invitation to complete an online video interview. This can be completed on any video enabled laptop, mobile phone or tablet.

Please note: we may consider applications on an ongoing basis and therefore encourage you to apply at your earliest opportunity.

To view the position description and apply for this position, please submit your cover letter and resume at http://www.benetas.com.au/meet/join-team-benetas.

For a confidential discussion please the Residential Services Manager – Susan Pangbourne on 03 5975 9633.

Email: Please click the ‘Apply Now’ button below.