Personal Care Worker - Home Care

Date: 10 Jul 2024

Location: Ballarat, VIC, AU, 3350

Company: AusUnityPRD1

Deliver in-home support services to our aged care customers (65 years old +) to help them live independently & remain within their own homes.

 

  • Service area: Ballarat and surrounding suburbs
  • 2 x Permanent Full-Time contracts available across Monday to Friday roster commencing 8am
  • Permanent hourly rate ranging from $32.56 p/h + super
  • Travel Allowance of $0.92 per KM PLUS paid travel time between clients 

 

Please note this is not a Disability or Residential Facility/Nursing Home position

 

Key Requirements:

  • Current Australian Driver’s License and ownership of a reliable insured vehicle
  • Fully vaccinated (2) for Covid-19
  • 12 months+ experience and/or completed a Cert III in Individual Support / Disability / completed 1st year of a Nursing degree
  • Availability to work Monday to Friday within the hours of 8am - 6pm
  • Live within 15-20km radius to enjoy a convenient commute and support your local community

 

Your key duties as an Experienced Carer:

  • Personal Care: assist customers with activities of daily living tasks such as showering, dressing, medication management, assisting with mobility and therapy goals
  • Domestic assistance: light cleaning, laundry, meal preparation and general chores around the house
  • Social support: transportation to appointments & social outings, shopping and providing emotional support and companionship
  • Administration: reporting and progress notes

 

We welcome applicants that have experience and/or qualification as a:

  • Disability support worker
  • Community Services care worker
  • Assistant in Nursing (AIN) / Personal Care Assistant (PCA)
  • Nurse

 

Benefits:

  • Fully supported and paid induction program
  • Additional leave days and leave options
  • Discount to Australian unity products & Services + Fitness Passport
  • 14 weeks paid parental leave
  • Continuous Learning & Development, career opportunities and Employee recognition programs

+ many more employee benefits

 

Choose a career that is rewarding, in demand and where you can make a genuine difference in people's lives. Work with an Award-winning home care provider that employ local carers who deeply understand their community and what's important. 

 

No visa sponsorship available

 

Australian Unity is an Equal Opportunity employer, and we encourage applications from all members of the community, including people of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander descent, culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds and, mature aged people. To view our Reconciliation Action Plan, please click https://www.australianunity.com.au/about-us/reconciliation-action-plan