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Personal Care Assistant

  • Clayton, VIC, Australia, 3168
  • Mulgrave, VIC, Australia, 3170
  • Various Locations, VIC, Australia
  • Casual
  • Part time
Working at VMCH
 
We know you are spoilt for choice in the evolving Aged Care industry, but here are just a few reasons why VMCH is the perfect workplace for you:  
  • Our values underpin the work we do – Compassion, Respect and Inclusion aren’t just words to us, they guide us in everything we do
  • Our services are as diverse as the people we support
  • We focus on providing our residents the personalised care they deserve
Because the people we employ make it a great place to work! In addition, VMCH will provide you with:
  • Excellent Salary Packaging benefits ( $15,900 salary packaging and $2,500 Meals & Entertainment) 
  • A positive and supportive workplace culture
  • Paid parental leave
  • Ongoing professional development
  • Employee Assistance Program 
  • Praise Program where we recognise and reward the terrific work of our staff
Don’t just take our word for it, take a look at what our staff are saying:
 
About the role 
 
We are looking for an enthusiastic, friendly and self-motivated Personal Care Assistants to bring joy to our resident’s day. Your focus will be to provide excellent care, assisting our residents with their daily tasks, whilst empowering them to do as much as they can for themselves. 
 
We are looking for staff across our sites at Clayton, Berwick, Mulgrave, Wantirna South, Upper Fern Tree Gully and Pakenham. Casual, Permanent Part-Time and Full-Time roles available. 
 
Working as part of a friendly and close-knit team, your focus will be:
  • Provide support and care according to the Care Plan and resident’s preference and strengths. 
  • Apply person-centred care approaches to all interactions with residents
  • Consider the resident’s individual needs, stage of life, development and strengths when engaging in support activities
Requirements 
  • Certificate III in Aged Care, Certificate III in Individual Support (Ageing Specialisation), or equivalent and/or Certificate IV in Aged Care, Certificate IV in Ageing Support
  • Previous experience working in an aged care facility 
  • Ability to build effective relationships and work within a team
  • NDIS Worker Screening Check 
The successful incumbent will need to be flexible and available to work across the day, afternoon and night shifts. 
 
About us 
 
Here at VMCH our services are as diverse as the people we support. As a for-purpose organisation, compassion, respect, and inclusion aren’t just words to us, they guide us in everything we do. While we’ve been around for over a century, we’re always moving forward. We stay true to who we are by supporting people and families to live their best lives, providing a place to call home and spaces to learn and grow.
 
If you meet the above criteria and are passionate about making a positive difference in people’s lives, we would love to hear from you! Visit our careers page for other opportunities -  https://careers.vmch.com.au/jobs. 
 
To work at VMCH, you will be required to supply proof of work rights, NDIS Worker Screening Check, Evidence of Covid and Flu Vaccinations.
 
We do not accept unsolicited resumes, emails and phone calls from recruitment agencies.
 
 
 

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