People who work in aged care are special, and seeing the real difference you can make in people's lives makes it very worthwhile.Working in Aged Care is more than a job.  That is what we love at Southern Cross Care (WA) and that’s why you will enjoy working with us!About the role & where you’ll be workingOur Kalgoorlie facility, the Victoria Park Nursing Home and hostel, is at the heart of the town and has been providing care for the elderly since 1968.As a Carer, you’ll be playing an important role assisting residents with their daily activities such as showering & getting dressed. We want them feel safe, and at home in our facilities.We're a tight knit team at each of our facilities, and this goes a long way to ensure that we can manage our busy schedules, whilst sharing some laughs and banter.We’ll also be asking you toCarefully read & follow care plansAssist with personal care (e.g. showering)Work under the guidance of Shift Managers (Nursing & Facility)Treat our residents & their family with respectShow compassion & exercise patienceAbout YouCurrently working or volunteering in the community and wanting different hours?Or have you recently completed studies and are ready to start a new career in the aged care sector?You’re comfortable working on your own and enjoy spending time with elderly people.To be considered for this role, you’ll need:A Certificate III in Aged Care/ Individual CareInitiative & the ability to effectively prioritise & multitaskGreat communication skills (spoken & written)Attention to detail for good record keepingHow to ApplyTo express your interest, please apply with an up to date resume, and a cover letter outlining your experience / suitability.Kindly note, if your application progresses to an interview, we’ll be asking for:National Police Clearance - current within 6 monthsImmunisation record (Flu & COVID19)A completed pre-employment health questionnaire Southern Cross Care (WA) Inc. is one of the largest and leading care providers in Western Australia. We offer support and accommodation to over 3,000 people in metropolitan, regional and remote areas of W.A.Find out more about our service offering - https://www.scrosswa.org.au/ 24 AUD Kalgoorlie - Boulder

Care Worker

  • Are you wanting a better roster?
  • You'll be supported by a friendly team of Nurses and other Carers
  • Come and help our residents feel safe and at home

People who work in aged care are special, and seeing the real difference you can make in people's lives makes it very worthwhile.

Working in Aged Care is more than a job.  That is what we love at Southern Cross Care (WA) and that’s why you will enjoy working with us!


About the role & where you’ll be 
working

Our Kalgoorlie facility, the Victoria Park Nursing Home and hostel, is at the heart of the town and has been providing care for the elderly since 1968.

As a Carer, you’ll be playing an important role assisting residents with their daily activities such as showering & getting dressed. We want them feel safe, and at home in our facilities.

We're a tight knit team at each of our facilities, and this goes a long way to ensure that we can manage our busy schedules, whilst sharing some laughs and banter.

We’ll also be asking you to

  • Carefully read & follow care plans
  • Assist with personal care (e.g. showering)
  • Work under the guidance of Shift Managers (Nursing & Facility)
  • Treat our residents & their family with respect
  • Show compassion & exercise patience

About You

Currently working or volunteering in the community and wanting different hours?

Or have you recently completed studies and are ready to start a new career in the aged care sector?

You’re comfortable working on your own and enjoy spending time with elderly people.

To be considered for this role, you’ll need:

  • A Certificate III in Aged Care/ Individual Care
  • Initiative & the ability to effectively prioritise & multitask
  • Great communication skills (spoken & written)
  • Attention to detail for good record keeping


How to Apply

To express your interest, please apply with an up to date resume, and a cover letter outlining your experience / suitability.

Kindly note, if your application progresses to an interview, we’ll be asking for:

  • National Police Clearance - current within 6 months
  • Immunisation record (Flu & COVID19)
  • A completed pre-employment health questionnaire

 

Southern Cross Care (WA) Inc. is one of the largest and leading care providers in Western Australia. We offer support and accommodation to over 3,000 people in metropolitan, regional and remote areas of W.A.

Find out more about our service offering - https://www.scrosswa.org.au/

  • Posted Date 22 Jun 2022
  • Location Kalgoorlie - Boulder
    WA / Australia
  • Industry Community Services & Development
  • Job Type Part Time
  • Salary Not provided