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Reference Number 14138
Position Title Casual Multiskilled Carers - Multiple Metro Positions
Employment Type Casual
Division Residential
Region COAST
Site Juniper St. David's
Position Summary

 

 What's on offer:

  • Attractive rates of pay, minimum $31.76 per hour for this position (Casual Rate) Some shifts attract Penalty Rates in addition to this.
  • Access to Salary Sacrifice of up to $15,900 p/a
  • Be part of a pool of casual employees
  • Grow your aged care career with a large provider

Juniper is now looking for compassionate Multiskilled Carers to join our casual pool. Whether you have many years experience or you are newly qualified, and eager to start your career, we welcome your application. We are especially keen to hear from those that have the flexibility to work across a variety of shifts and days, covering planned and unplanned leave. We intend to offer our casual staff shifts at multiple locations, in order to provide greater work opportunities.

At Juniper we work with respect and empathy as we strive to provide residents with choices and care that allows them to retain their dignity and abilities. We listen, learn and make continuous improvements to make all our facilties a safe and welcoming home, and a great place to work.

If you would like to be part of our team, on a casual basis, and you can commit to contributing to a great culture, please apply.

Key Responsibilities of this role:

  • Providing assistance to residents with personal hygiene tasks including; bathing, dental hygiene, dressing, grooming, toileting and continence hygiene needs
  • Supporting the maintenance or restoration of residents' independence by providing assistance in the use of mobility aids
  • Responding to residents' care needs and emergency procedures, determining need for emergency care and informing the Manager, RN or EN as soon as possible
  • Maintaining effective communication in the workplace, according to Juniper policy, by completing all documentation using iCare to the required standard 
  • Assisting 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.
  • Current First Aid Certificate (desirable)
  • Be able to demonstrate empathy with elderly residents
  • Understanding of the ACFI documentation (desirable)
  • Knowledge of current manual handling procedures (desirable)

 

Juniper is a leading provider of care, accommodation and support services for older Western Australians. We are a values driven, community benefit organisation that excels in social enterprise for the benefit of all people. Our response to increasing need encompasses a strong presence throughout metropolitan Perth and in the Kimberley, Mid-West, Wheatbelt, South West and Great Southern regions, giving us one of the largest care footprints in Australia. We believe in celebrating life, and strive to add value to the communities in which we operate, where our staff and volunteers work to deliver our Vision and Mission.

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

 

Selection Criteria Essential: Are you willing to travel to various Juniper facilities to work?
Essential: Please tell us the suburb you live in and how many minutes from home you are prepared to travel for work? (eg. Belmont, up to 30 minutes in car)
Essential: Can you please describe your availability to work AM, PM and Night shifts throughout the week?
Essential: Do you have your own vehicle and driver's licence?
Essential: How much experience do you have in your role? Less than 6 months / More than 6 months / 12 months or more / 2 years or more?
Contact Person Megan Hayes
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Alternate Contact Person Chris Corder
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