Established for 50 years, TriCare is a provider of aged care and retirement communities in south-east Queensland.
TriCare’s Cypress Gardens Aged Care Residence, a new, exquisite 141 bed residence located in Clear Island Waters on the Gold Coast, is seeking an experienced casual Personal Care Worker.
You will be Certificate III qualified and be able to undertake night shifts. Night shift work attracts penalty rates according to the Aged Care Award 2010. As a casual employee, all hours will be supplemented with 25% loading. All employees receive a uniform and laundry allowance.
Rosters are generally planned a fortnight in advance, but we appreciate your flexibility in filling additional night shifts at short notice as needed.
Reporting to the registered/clinical nurse on shift, you will provide exemplary care to the residents. Essential criteria for this role include:-
• Possession of a Certificate III in Individual Support/Aged Care
• >6 months’ experience in paid employment for an aged care provider
• Reliability, flexibility and working as a positive team member
• Demonstrated resident advocacy; ensuring dignity for residents.
TriCare offers access to fully funded training and career development opportunities. Many of our Personal Care Workers have progressed to enrolled nurse or registered nurse positions through our career development programme. In addition, you will have access to our corporate superannuation and health funds, both offering a range of benefits.
Start working soon! Apply now, addressing your application to Judy Carter, Facility Manager,
Or Post to: Gooding Drive, Clear Island Waters Qld 4226
Closing Date: Wednesday, 23 January 2019
A satisfactory Police Clearance Certificate is required according to the Aged Care Act 1997.
Our aged care residences are non-smoking workplaces.
View the position description by visiting www.tricare.com.au/careers