Personal Care Worker

Southern Cross Care QLD

Chinchilla location | Improving lives | Great team

Working under the direction of nursing staff, as a Personal Care Worker you will be providing person centred, high quality care to our residents.

You will demonstrate compassion, sensitivity and maturity to provide personal care to our residents including bathing, dressing, toileting and other support services depending on the individual needs of residents.

You will engage with our residents to enrich their lives and support their psychosocial needs and assist residents who may require specialised care, including dementia care and palliative care.

You will embody out values to meet our mission to support people in their choice of health, wellbeing and lifestyle, and our vision to value and respect human life.

This casual role is based at our Chinchilla Residential Care Facility, with a variety of shifts across a 14 days roster.
What's on offer:
  • Casual opportunities available with flexible working hours and a variety of shifts across a 14 day roster
  • The opportunity for professional development through on-the-job training and mentoring from highly skilled leaders
  What will you need:
  • Cert III qualifications in Aged Care (or equivalent)
  • National Police check
  • Ability to use computer systems to maintain care records
  • Compassion for and understanding of the elderly
  • Flexibility with shift days and times
  • Friendly approachable manner
  • Experience working in an Aged Care Facility would be great but not essential
Southern Cross Care QLD is an EEO employer.  Please note that all employment offers will be conditional upon a satisfactory criminal history check and the right to work in Australia.