Personal Care Assistant

  • Company:
    The Salvation Army
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
  • Job type:
    Full-Time
  • Posted:
    4 days ago
  • Category:
    Social Care

ABOUT US

The Salvation Army is one of Australia’s largest and most-loved charities, helping thousands of Australians every year find hope in the midst of all kinds of personal hardship. The Salvation Army offers the opportunity to use your professional skills and expertise to make a real difference in the lives of people who need help most.

Our Personal Care Workers provide personal care, physical and emotional support and companionship for up to 30 residents as a team member, in a team comprised of 2 or more peopleDeliver comprehensive, individualised personal care to residents in aged care facilities, in accordance with nursing care plans (NCPs)Maintain accurate documentation throughout each shiftReport all and any concerns relating to residents’ health & well-being, to the nurse in charge (NIC) promptly and accurately & comply with all reasonable RN/EN directivesEnsure the privacy and dignity of residents is maintained at all times and that all personal interactions reflect respect and compassion

ABOUT YOU

A Certificate III in Aged CareMinimum of 2 years experience