Personal Care Assistant (PCA) for Christian Organisation

$26.50 - $28.50 hourly
  • Christian Home Care
  • Remote (Eastern Suburbs, Melbourne VIC, Australia)
  • Jan 09, 2020
Casual Aged Care

Job Description

At Christian Home Care our mission is to empower our independently living elderly clients through quality support and care to meet their social, physical and emotional needs. Our ethos and model of care are based on the example given to us by our Saviour Jesus Christ.

Due to our continued growth we are currently seeking experienced and compassionate Personal Care Assistants (PCAs) to journey with us and become part of the growing Christian Home Care Family.

You will assist with the daily living and activities of our clients which can include domestic duties, personal care, appointments, social events, monitoring of behaviour and care plans. You will ensure clients’ safety, security, dignity, privacy and well-being at all times.

We currently have vacancies within the Eastern suburbs of Melbourne for committed people to join us and build personally meaningful relationships with our clients and their families.

What you will need to succeed:

  • A passion to work in the Aged Care sector
  • Certificate 3 in Home and Community Care, Aged Care or equivalent/higher
  • Current First Aid and CPR certificates
  • A police check (or willingness to obtain)
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Be innovative and creative
  • Respect for all people regardless of their circumstances
  • Reliable and punctual
  • Have your own reliable transport
  • Eligibility to work in Australia for 20+ hours per week

What we can offer you:

  • Flexible working conditions – shifts are Monday to Saturday
  • Work life balance – work around school hours
  • Family friendly environment
  • Respect and Encouragement
  • Assistance with upgrade of qualifications (eligible candidates only)

If you would like to find out more about how you can become a part of the Christian Home Care Team, visit our website – www.christianhomecare.com.au 

To apply, all candidates must provide:

  • Resume and Cover letter addressing why you want to work for Christian Home Care
  • Weekly availability
  • 2 Professional Referees

We encourage applications from men and women of all ages and applicants who have recently graduated.

For enquiries and to apply please email Anca at info@christianhomecare.com.au by the 31st of January.

Due to the high volume of recruitment activity, only successful applicants will be contacted.

Posting Date

Jan 09, 2020