Multiskilled Carer

Multiskilled Carer

Juniper Aged Care | kununurra, WA, AU

Posted 16 days ago

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Description

What's on offer:

  • Join a forward thinking, large aged care organisation
  • Juniper are currently seeking to recruit patient, customer service orientated Multiskilled Carers to partner with elderly residents, enabling them to fulfil their daily living, social and emotional needs at our  Gerdewoonem aged care home in Kununurra, Western Australia.

    Kununurra is the gateway town to the East Kimberley, and a great base if you'd like to explore some of Western Australia's most remarkable natural attractions.

    In this role you will provide person centred care and communicate with residents in a manner that enhances their quality of life, ensuring that they feel welcome and respected at all times. It will be important that you embrace Juniper's core values and follow our policies and procedures.

    On offer for the successful candidates will be a  Full-time position, working 75 hours per fortnight for various shifts.

    If you believe you would enjoy this role, but you don't yet have the required qualifications or experience, please contact Sarah in recruitment on (08) 6119 5874 or email sarah.adair@juniper.org.au for more information.

    Key Responsibilities of this role:

  • Provide assistance to residents with their hygiene needs including; bathing, dental hygiene, dressing, grooming and personal care.
  • Support the maintenance or restoration of residents' independence by providing assistance to engage in activities of interest and use mobility aids where required.
  • Complete accurate and timely documentation and report information to relevant Nursing, Allied Health and Management as required.
  • Maintain effective communication in the workplace, being respectful, open to change and kind in your approach. 
  • Assist residents with the administration of correct medication in accordance with Juniper policies
  •   The Skills, Knowledge and Experience required:

  • Certificate III in Individual Support (or equivalent / Cert III Aged Care) or relevant experience in the industry. ( desirable)
  • Current First Aid Certificate (desirable)
  • An understanding of aging and dementia ( desirable)
  • Awareness of AN-ACC required assessments
  • Experience working within a person centred, enabling environment
  • Closing date for this position is 21 December 2022.

    People of all ages and cultures are encouraged to apply. Juniper may commence the recruitment process prior to the advertised closing date.

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