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Care Partner - Casual


Reference: 5069651

The City of Canning aims to be a welcoming and thriving city, giving our people an opportunity to thrive through work that truly makes a difference! We now have opportunities for customer-focused and dedicated Carers to provide a positive, supportive and caring environment that respects the rights, privacy and choice of the care recipients at Canning Lodge, a 42-bed aged care facility.

Impact the Community in a Big Way!

The role reports to the Registered Nurse Clinical Lead and is responsible for assisting care recipients with all aspects of care according to their care plan, support in medication management; contribute to the physical and emotional wellbeing of clients as well as other tasks associated with client-centred care.

  • Casual Opportunity!
  • Availability for Day, Afternoon and Night Shifts is required
  • $24.64 - $29.31 per hour + Casual Loading
  • 10.5% superannuation

To be successful you will have experience caring for the aged and people with disabilities, a Senior First Aid Certificate, excellent domestic skills in the areas of cooking, cleaning and laundry, and a Cert III in Aged Care is strongly preferred. You will also have or be able to obtain a current satisfactory National Police Clearance. The right applicant for this role will enjoy working in a team setting, be able to work independently and have excellent people skills as well as a strong work ethic.

Canning welcomes you to apply:

Please visit our website where you can access the position description and apply with two attachments only - your resume and a cover letter addressing the selection criteria. For a confidential enquiry please contact Toni van den Hurk at 08 9231 0756. Reference 106-1920.

Applications close 5.00pm Friday 10 April 2019

Applicants may be contacted prior to the close date.

At the City of Canning, one person can, and does, make a difference every day!

The City of Canning is a "Welcoming and Thriving" place to live and work. We believe that engaging people with diverse backgrounds will assist in delivering superior services to our community and are committed to the principles of equal opportunity for all.

Applications Close: 10 Apr 2020