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Reference Number 13995
Position Title Multiskilled Carer | Balcatta
Employment Type Casual
Division Residential
Region COAST
Site Juniper St. Andrew's
Position Summary

 What's on offer:

  • Attractive rates of pay, minimum $26.46 per hour for this position
  • Salary Sacrifice of $15,900 p/a
  • Free parking on site
  • Employment within a growing sector

 

 

 

We are currently seeking to recruit a suitably experienced Multiskilled Carer to work at our  facility, located in Balcatta. Juniper St Andrew’s is a residential care location offering a 75-bed mixed facility which provides the full continuum of care, from lower need to dementia-specific care.

 

The purpose of this role will be to provide person centred care to our residents to improve their quality of life whilst adhering to Juniper's core values, policies and procedures. You will be required to assist our residents in daily living tasks and help them to maintain their independence and dignity. A caring nature is vital for this position. 

 

On offer for the successful candidate will be a casual position.

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: Have you worked in Residential Aged Care for at least 2 years?
Contact Person Chris Corder
Contact Number (08) 9240 0335
Alternate Contact Person Megan Hayes
Alternate Contact Number (08) 9240 0335
Position Description no position descriptions have been provided

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Please ensure your application is added before this time as we do not accept late applications.
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