Aged Care Support Worker

Integratedliving Australia

Launceston, TAS

Posted 9/17/2020

Job No: ILA119124

Location: Launceston West

Role Details

Casual position - approx 30-40 hours/fortnight
To service clients from West Launceston, Prospect and surrounding areas.
Pay rate $28.38 per hour
KM's paid in addition to hourly rate at 0.78/km

About Us

integratedliving is an industry leading provider known for its person centered approach to care. We are committed to delivering exceptional health and wellbeing outcomes for our regional, rural and remote clients.

Our culture is dynamic and fast-paced, we move quickly and we deliver results for our clients, enabling them to stay home, where they want to be!

Job tasks and responsibilities

Our Support Workers deliver exceptional services to our clients. They empower individual client choice, positively contribute to our client's health and well-being, and enable ongoing active participation in the community.

In this role, you are responsible for following the client care plan to provide high quality support in a safe manner. You will be carrying out a variety of different tasks, including; assisting with personal care such as showering, grooming, dressing and feeding, general household duties such as cooking, cleaning and washing, transportation to appointments and providing social support.

As a highly visible representative of the organisation, our Support Workers enhance integratedliving's reputation as a provider of choice through their commitment to service excellence and client satisfaction.

Skills and experience you will need to succeed

Exceptional client service skills, a positive attitude and a commitment to providing the best care to our clients
Certificate III in Aged Care/Individual Support or equivalent qualification OR minimum 12 months experience providing personal care to the elderly or disabled. Completion of the subject "assist with medication" highly desirable
Current drivers license (P1 or above) and motor vehicle - must be registered, reliable and CTP insured (comprehensive insurance not essential)
Flexibility to work with our rostering team to cover a variety of services needed by our customers between 7am-7pm Monday-Sunday
Comfortable using technology including smart phones, handheld devices, email and internet
Current First Aid + CPR and working with children/vulnerable people certificate or willing to obtain

Benefits for you

All of our employees are entitled to a range of benefits, including:

Flexible and supportive work environment who value our workers and what they do for our customers
Smart phone provided if you do not own one, or you can BYOD if you prefer
Immediately eligible to receive generous bonuses through our customer referral program
Access to salary packaging options which means you pay less tax! - approx $4000 in your pocket for a full time equivalent employee
Professional development and career progression opportunities
A safe and healthy workplace culture which promotes diversity, integrity and mutual respect

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To view and apply for this job on the web visit:

https://www.agedcarejobsaustralia.com.au/job/14247239