Personal Support Worker - Arcare North Shore / Townsville

Arcare Aged Care

Arcare North Shore / Townsville have an exciting opportunity for passionate Personal Support Workers - Casual positions available

  • Arcare North Shore/Townsville - 77 Main Street, Burdell Qld 4818
  • Casual Positions Available - Personal Support Workers
  • Immediate start and flexible in availability
 Arcare North Shore / Townsville | Casual Personal Support Workers
  • Location: Arcare North Shore / Townsville - 77 Main Street, Burdell Qld 4818
  • Casual Positions Available for immediate start
  • Closing Date:  09.11.2020
  • Job Reference: 626417
Arcare North Shore/Townsville have an exciting opportunity for experienced Personal Support Workers who can utilise their skills and expertise in this well-equipped 5 Star Residence!

About Arcare:

With our first aged care residence constructed in 1997, Arcare is the largest private residential aged care provider in Australia. We currently have 40 residences throughout Victoria, NSW and Queensland.  Beyond the luxurious surroundings of our residences, our residents are supported by our innovative relationships first approach to celebrating and supporting old age. This approach is driven by our Arcare values of Relationships, Uniqueness, Partnerships and Flexibility.

Arcare believes that care and support is shaped by the quality of the relationships and interactions between clients, families and employees. That’s why we are committed to supporting and valuing the wellbeing and contribution of all those involved in the caring relationship.

About the opportunity:

We are looking for experienced Personal Support Workers who are flexible in their thinking and courageous in their actions. People with compassion and empathy, who understand that attitudes are contagious (and who have one worth sharing). People who can be themselves while upholding a high standard of behaviour. You will liaise with residents, families and medical professionals, and are encouraged to initiate and participate in innovative projects.

In return for your commitment to us and our residents, we will provide you with flexibility, on the job training and excellent employment conditions.

The Personal Support Worker is responsible for providing quality personal, social and emotional care and support to residents and their representatives in accordance with Arcare‘s Values.

Aged care experience is essential – Whilst you require a relevant qualification in Aged Care, we are looking for the right people to join us and build personally meaningful relationships with our residents, their families and your colleagues.

Successful applicants must have:
  • Certificate III in Aged Care or Individual Support 
  • A minimum of 1 years’ experience in Aged Care (6 months or more desirable)
  • Strong leadership and excellent communication displaying a high level of interpersonal skills
  • Possess a compassionate, caring and supportive nature
  • Be relationship centered approach to care and supervision
  • Have a genuine interest in and respect for the unique personality, history and values of our residents

If you would like to find out more about how you can become a part of the Arcare team visit our website – and follow the link to apply. 

Important: All successful applicants will be required to have an influenza vaccination as an inherent requirement of the role and all applicants are required to undergo a National Police Record Check. Please note: Police check is required to be within 6 months of the issue date.