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Personal Care Worker - Aboriginal And Tsi

Job Type
Full Time
4 Jun 2021

Personal Care Worker - Aboriginal and TSI Bowen Hills, Brisbane/en-US/SVHA_SVHA/job/Bowen-Hills-Brisbane/Personal-Care-Worker---Aboriginal-and-TSI_JR116466/apply Job Description: Personal Care Worker (Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander) * Guaranteed contract hours for Part-Time positions * Immediate Start, VIC Locations * Flexibility to work across various shifts (morning, afternoon and night) We are looking for enthusiastic Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Personal Care Workers to fill Permanent Part-Time positions at our Victorian Facilities. (See below for locations) As a Personal Care Worker, you will be rewarded each day by caring for our residents and making a positive contribution to their daily lives. This is a busy, varied role where you will provide assistance to our residents to ensure that they are supported by services and activities that are centred around their needs. At St Vincent#39;s we understand work/life balance is important and there is the flexibility to work across various shifts (mornings, afternoons and nights). Rosters are planned a fortnight in advance but you can set your availability on the Emprevo App to allow your managers to know of your availability to pick up extra shifts when they become available. Successful applicants will share a genuine desire to care and assist consumers with a strong person-centred care focus and will need to demonstrate: * Previous experience in a similar role; * Certificate III in Individual Support / Certificate III Aged Care or similar qualification essential; * Ability to use computerised clinical management software such as Autumn Care; * Ability to follow directives as per care plan; * An ability to work within a multidisciplinary team; * An understanding of Aged Care and resident rights and responsibilities; * Current flu vaccination and National Police Certificate (within the last 6 months). As a valued employee of St Vincents Care Services we can offer you: * Salary packaging options including an Everyday Purchases Card on a Visa Debit Card - it#39;s the easiest way to salary package your living expenses; * Opportunity to work for the nations largest Catholic not-for-profit health and aged care provider, with a rapidly growing and progressive vision; * A friendly team environment with a great community care spirit; * Ability to visibly see your impact on the business and its service; * No cost uniforms and training; * Free annual Flu vaccination; and * Employee Assistance Program for staff and their families. St Vincents Care Services (SVCS) is a leading Catholic provider of Aged Care Services in Australia. SVCS offers quality residential, community and independent living services through more than 20 facilities and locations in Queensland, New South Wales and Victoria. St Vincents has been providing health care in Australia for more than 155 years. The legacy entrusted to us by the Sisters of Charity and their Founder, Mary Aikenhead continues to inspire the service provided to our residents in a caring, friendly atmosphere, underpinned by our values of Compassion, Justice, Integrity and Excellence. At St Vincents we acknowledge the importance of creating a work environment that is welcoming, safe, equitable and inclusive for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Employees. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander applicant who can demonstrate that they meet the essential position criteria will automatically proceed to interview. For further information, visit or get in contact with Edward Solien - St Vincent#39;s National Human Resources and Indigenous Programs Specialist at Edward.Solien#64; Interested? Apply today! or if you have further queries, contact our Recruitment Team at svcs.recrutiment#64; Please note that you must be of Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander descent to be eligible for this role. SVCS considers that being of Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander descent is a genuine occupational qualification under section 12 of the Equal Opportunity Act 2010 (Vic). Please apply through this portal. Any applications through email may be missed. St Vincents Health Australia acknowledges the traditional custodians of this land and pays respect to their important role as holders of knowledge. VIC Locations: * St Vincent#39;s Care Services Eltham is just 20 kilometres north-east of Melbournes city centre and is well-known for its vast amount of green space. Our 125 bed facility provides a welcoming and inclusive community where residents enjoy the comfort and convenience of a relaxed lifestyle. * St Vincent#39;s Care Services Hawthorn (locally known as Mary Mackillop Aged Care) is located in Hawthorn East, just 7km from Melbournes city centre. Our 91 bed facility is close a range of parklands, shopping, entertainment, medical and transport services. This includes Burke Road, a bustling hub of shops, cafes and restaurants, and the iconic Camberwell Fresh Food Market. * St Vincent#39;s Care Services Werribee is a contemporary boutique aged care facility co-located with St Vincents Private Hospital Werribee. Our 80 bed facility is located 30km south-west of the city centre. Providing a high-quality haven of care within the centrally-located Wyndham Health Precinct. Residents enjoy a relaxing and supportive lifestyle within a brand new, beautifully furnished and landscaped community. * St Vincent#39;s Care Services Victoria Community Position Description and Critical Job Demands Checklist: Review the following documents: Personal Care Worker / Personal Care Assistant / Personal Care Employee - Position Description Contact Details: Indigenous Recruitment Team | Alternate Contact: SVCS Recruitment | Closing Date: 20 May :59pm Reconciliation Action Plan: At St Vincent#39;s we acknowledge the importance of creating a work environment that is welcoming, safe, equitable and inclusive for Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander Employees. As part of our Commitment to Reconciliation and Closing the Gap in employment related outcomes, we encourage applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples. For further information, visit or get in contact at indigenouscareers#64; View Reconciliation Action Plan Code of Conduct: View Code of Conduct Posted 4 Days AgoPart timeJR116466 St Vincents Health Australia has been providing health care in Australia for 160 years, since our first hospital was established in Sydney in 1857 by the Sisters of Charity. Today, St Vincents Health Australia is the nations largest not-for-profit health and aged care provider. We operate six public hospitals, nine private hospitals and 16 aged care facilities in Queensland, New South Wales and Victoria. Along with three co-located research institutes the Victor Chang Cardiac Research Institute, the Garvan Institute of Medical Research, and St Vincents Institute of Medical Research we work in close partnership with other research bodies, universities, and health care providers. St Vincents Health Australia employs around 18,400 staff and operates more than 2,600 hospital beds providing more thannbsp;1 million episodes of care to patients each year and 1,100 residential aged care places. We provide compassionate care and support to patients and residents from all walks of life, but with a special commitment to people from vulnerable and marginalised backgrounds.

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  • Job Reference: 299720917-2
  • Date Posted: 4 June 2021
  • Employer: St Vincent S Health Australia
  • Location: Brisbane
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Other
  • Job Type: Full Time