Personal Care Assistant

  • Company:
    Opal
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
  • Job type:
    Full-Time
  • Posted:
    3 days ago
  • Category:
    Social Care

At Opal Aged Care, we know that companies don’t succeed, people do

Our purpose is to bring joy to those we care for and our values of  C ompassion,  A ccountability,  R espect and  E xcellence reflect that  CARE  is at the heart of everything we do.

About the role:

  • Based at Opal Seahaven – 110 bed home
  • Permanent & casual vacancies working across AM, PM & Night shifts
  • Follow and implement the 8 Standards of care
  • Provide Choice, Empathy, Dignity and Respect for residents to achieve maximum quality of life and independence
  • Deliver high quality care and holistic support to our residents
  • Work as part of a wider multidisciplinary team
  • Deliver and implement residents plan of care under RN supervision
  • Develop and maintain positive resident/family and team relationships
  • Requirements:

  • Cert III in Aged Care/Individual Support is essential
  • Nursing degree students are welcome to apply
  • What Opal can offer you:

  • Ongoing career development opportunities
  • A friendly, social, collaborative team
  • Multiple Scholarship opportunities across Nursing, Dementia Care, Lifestyle, Leadership, and more
  • Career progression to move up & across into roles within a growing organisation – at Opal we are passionate about growing our team from within! 
  • Supportive Management.
  • Health and wellness programs
  • All applicants must be willing to obtain a police clearance certificate via Opal’s police check system and undergo pre-employment medical. You may also be required to attend a drug screen. Candidates will also be required to have a flu vaccination in accordance with government directions.