Age Care Assistant

  • Company:
    Bolton Clarke
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
  • Job type:
  • Posted:
    3 days ago
  • Category:

We’re are looking to welcome Aged Care Assistants to join our team within our Residential Aged Care facility in Mount Louisa, Townsville. 

We have both a full-time and part-time role being offered for an initial duration of 6 months.

Our Aged Care Assistants provide safe and ethical person-centred care under the supervision and direction of a Registered Nurse and will include:

  • Assistance with meal distribution, preparation and supervision
  • Assistance with mobilising, including use of a wheelchair
  • Assistance with face & hand hygiene
  • Social assistance
  • Assistance with bed making
  • Distribution of clean linen
  • General administrative duties
  • Ideally, you will be:  

  • Able to identify and promptly report changes in the client’s/resident’s condition to the RN
  • Able to practice safe handling
  • Capable of effective time management and work organisation
  • Resilient and adaptive working alone or part of a team
  • An effective communicator with both interpersonal and written communication skills
  • Possess a valid Police Check or able to acquire 
  • Our Benefits  

  • Work/Life Balance with fixed and flexible shifts
  • Career progression and development opportunities
  • Not-for-profit tax benefits claim up to $ 15, 900 tax free
  • Private Health Insurance Discounts
  • Employee Assistance Program for staff & family members
  • Free Annual Flu Vaccination