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Reference Number 14695
Position Title Multiskilled Carer | Part Time | Bentley
Employment Type Fixed Term Contract
Division Residential
Region COAST
Site Juniper Charles Jenkins TCP
Position Summary

 What's on offer:

  • Attractive rates of pay, minimum $26.86 per hour plus penalty rates when applicable
  • Salary Packaging options of $15,900 p/a
  • Join a forward thinking, large aged care organisation

We are currently seeking to recruit compassionate and experienced Multiskilled Carers to work at our Juniper Charles Jenkins facility, located in Bentley. The facility provides services and accommodation to 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 residents, to improve their quality of life whilst adhering to Juniper's core values, policies and procedures. You will be required to partner with residents, enabling them to fulfil their daily living, social and emotional needs.

We have two opportunities available. One is a fixed term 12 week contract working 47 hours per fortnight -  7 shifts, Monday to Friday, both AM and PM's shifts. The other is a permanent part time role working 39.75 per fortnight, 6 shifts both AM and PM shifts, including a Saturday.

Key Responsibilities of this role:

  • Provide assistance to residents with their hygiene needs including; bathing, dental hygiene, dressing, grooming and personal care.
  • Support the maintenance or restoration of residents' 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 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)
  • 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 may commence the recruitment process prior to the advertised closing date.

Unfortunately, our busy Recruitment Team cannot spare the time required to give full attention to the large volume of calls we receive following advertising. Please be assured that we value your application. You will receive confirmation via email only that it has been received successfully.

 

Contact Person Megan Hayes
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Alternate Contact Person Fran Rafferty
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Please ensure your application is added before this time as we do not accept late applications.
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