Careers at Retire Australia
Personal Care Attendant 2 - Queens Park

Location:
Queens Park  
Employment Type:
CA - Casual  
Department:
VM - Queens Park Village Operations
Supporting Documentation:

RetireAustralia is the largest private owner and operator of Retirement Villages in Australia. Our purpose is to serve our residents and customers and be the best retirement community owner, operator and care services provider for older Australians. RetireAustralia currently operates a portfolio of 27 established villages throughout New South Wales, Queensland and South Australia.

The Position

An exciting opportunity exists for a casual Personal Care Attendant (PCA) to work in our beautiful Retirement Village located in Waverley. Our village offers all the refinement and sophistication of a boutique hotel. Overlooking the lovely Queens and Centennial Parks, with the city skyline behind, the village has a coveted position in inner Sydney and is surrounded by delightful gardens with a choice selection of quality shops and cafes nearby.

Our residents are at the centre of everything we do and as such we are searching for an individual who is passionate about providing high quality personalised care. Critical to your role will be your ability to ensure our residents emotional, cultural and physical needs are met and their independence and life choices are valued.

As an integral part of our team you will;

  • Assist our residents with personal care including supporting and assisting with activities of daily living, including mobility, continence management, showering, dressing, personal grooming;
  • Manage and control emergencies relating to the well being of residents, staff and visitors that occur on village property;
  • Maintaining safety of staff, residents and visitors, following safe working practices and Company policies and procedures;
    Assist in the preparation, servicing and delivering of meals to our residents;
  • Assist in maintaining a clean environment for the residents in our care, including common areas, amenities; and
  • Effectively manage laundering for residents requesting this service; and
  • Any other reasonable duty requirement as requested.

The successful candidate will possess:

  • A valid Police check no older than 6 months from date of issue
  • A current First Aid Certificate with current CPR
  • Certificate III Individual Support
  • Experience within a similar role would be an advantage
  • Work well within a team and also autonomously
  • Must have flexible availability and able to cover sleepovers; and
  • Good interpersonal skills and the ability to prioritise your tasks

If you are looking for the opportunity to make a difference and add value to the lives of thousands of Australians, please ‘apply’ below.

The successful applicant will be required to undergo medical and background checking. The successful applicant must also possess unlimited working rights in Australia.