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Reference Number 15651
Position Title Multiskilled Carer | Transition Care | Casual
Employment Type Casual
Division Residential
Region COAST
Site Juniper Charles Jenkins TCP
Position Summary

What's on offer:

  • Casual rate $33.13 per hour PLUS applicable penalty rates
  • Generous salary packaging options of $15,900 p/a
  • Casual role covering planned and unplanned leave 
  • Join a forward thinking, large aged care organisation

We are currently seeking to recruit compassionate, flexible and well experienced Multiskilled Carers to work at Juniper Charles Jenkins Transition Care, located in Bentley. This facility provides services and accommodation to 60 older adults awaiting permanent placement to residential care, or a return to health to enable them to live independently again in the community.

The purpose of this role will be to provide person centred care to our clients, to improve their quality of life whilst adhering to Juniper's core values, policies and procedures. You will be required to partner with clients, enabling them to fulfil their daily living, social and emotional needs.

On offer are casual positions to cover all shifts (am, pm and nights). These roles are required to cover planned and unplanned leave for permanent staff. 

Key Responsibilities of this role:

  • Provide assistance to clients with their hygiene needs including; bathing, dental hygiene, dressing, grooming and personal care.
  • Support the maintenance or restoration of clients' 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 clients 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)
  • An understanding of aging and dementia
  • Understanding of ACFI documentation (desirable)
  • Experience working within a person centred, enabling environment

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 and cultures are encouraged to apply. Juniper will commence the recruitment process straight away. 

Selection Criteria Essential: Have you had or are you willing to have the 2020 Flu Vaccination?
Essential: What shifts are you able to work? Please be specific. (e.g. Monday - Sunday am, pm and nights)
Essential: Are you able to cover shifts at short notice as well as planned leave in advance?
Essential: Do you have more than 2 years experience working as a Carer or Assistant in Nursing?
Contact Person Gail Marley
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Alternate Contact Person Rebecca Antonio
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Please note that this position will close at 11:45pm on the closing date.
Please ensure your application is added before this time as we do not accept late applications.
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