Personal Care Assistant - Highgrove

Personal Care Assistant - Highgrove

Bluecross Aged Care | melbourne, VIC, AU

Posted 22 days ago

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Description

Here at BlueCross, we are the largest, and leading provider of aged care in Victoria. We pride ourselves on the exceptional services we deliver to our clients within the community as well as the clients that reside within our 33 aged care Residences. We are passionate about our clients, and we love what we do!

We are looking for the “right attitude” . Reporting to the Regional Manager, as a Personal Care Assistant you will be responsible for providing quality care by assisting clients with day-to-day tasks.

Why we want you:

  • You are looking for a place where you can make a difference
  • Demonstrable experience working in a similar role
  • Certificate III in Aged Care or equivalent e.g. Individual Support
  • Excellent customer service skills
  • A proven ability to take a holistic approach to client needs
  • Exceptional communication skills and ability to demonstrate empathy and understanding to our clients and their families
  • A positive and proactive approach to working collaboratively within a team and the broader community
  • The ability to use initiative and work under pressure
  • What your days will look like:
  • Provide personal care to our clients
  • Assist our clients with activities of daily living and lifestyle
  • Provide clients with nutrition and hydration in a timely manner
  • Ensure our client’s daily care is provided in a dignified manner
  • Provide accurate documentation of daily care notes and observations as required
  • Work closely with your team mates to ensure consistent care is provided to all our clients
  • Escalate any issues or concerns to your Residence Manager

  • What you will get from working here at BlueCross:
  • High level of support from the BlueCross Corporate team
  • Competitive salary package with staff discounts to various brands
  • A range of career development pathways
  • We value our culture and share a passion and drive to make a real difference in the lives of our residents and clients. We take great pride in recruiting people who share this passion – after all, it’s our people that put the magic into aged care and enrich lives. We pride ourselves on providing a workplace for all our team members that are free of discrimination.

    All people employed at BlueCross are required to undergo pre-employment screening that includes a current NDIS worker screening check, current Flu vaccination as well as your COVID vaccination and booster.