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Personal Care Assistant

  • East Melbourne, VIC, Australia, 3002
  • Casual
  • Full time
  • Part time
  • Roles available across Metro Melbourne
  • Permanent part time and casual positions
  • Work for a mission based not for profit,  salary packaging benefit on offer

About the role

We are seeking experienced, friendly and self-motivated Personal Care Assistants to support our residents with activities of daily living. Your primary focus will be to provide excellent care, whilst empowering residents to do as much as they can for themselves. You will assist residents in meeting their potential and supporting them to enjoy each day in a meaningful way.

 

Skills & experience

  • Minimum Certificate III in Aged Care, Certificate III in Individual Support, or equivalent
  • Previous experience working in aged care 
  • Effective & compassionate communication style to interact with residents, families, employees and volunteers
  • Ability to engage residents in meaningful activities, considering their individual needs, stage of life, development & strengths
  • Strong interpersonal skills

 

Benefits

As an employee of VMCH you will be provided with ongoing personal and professional development, career pathways opportunities, a positive and supportive workplace culture and excellent salary packaging benefits.

 

About us

VMCH are a Catholic not-for-profit organisation, providing services including affordable housing, residential aged care, retirement living, community and disability services and specialist education to 7,600 people across Victoria. We operate in over 50 locations, have 2,600+ employees and over 600 volunteers maintaining our 24/7 service to vulnerable people across Victoria.

 

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!

 

 

 

To work at VMCH, you will be required to supply proof of work rights, an Australian Criminal History Check, a National NDIS check, and evidence of 2020 Flu Vaccination.  

We do not accept unsolicited resumes, emails and phone calls from recruitment agencies.

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