Personal Support Worker

  • Glenhaven
  • Arcare Aged Care
Salary Range Minimum $28.06 - $32.72 per hour Job stability with meaningful and deeply rewarding work Promotes and Supports a Healthy Work-Life Balance Opportunities for Professional Development and Career Progression About Arcare As one of Australia’s leading aged care providers, we have 50 residences in QLD, NSW, and VIC, with more on the way! Our core focus is the relationship between residents, colleagues, and family members, with our residents and team at the heart of what we do. Backed by a dedicated team of over 7000 employees, we strive to uphold our core values of Relationships, Uniqueness, Partnerships, and Flexibility, earning us a reputation that speaks for itself. Benefits Above Award Rates Significant employee discounts for Apple, Samsung, Travel, Health Insurance, Gyms & much more Allowances: Uniform, meals, shift and public holidays ​​​​​​​Paid Training and Development days Reward & Recognition programs Employee Assistance Program About the Role This is an excellent opportunity to join a company that values its team members, offers a supportive working environment, and has a genuine desire to develop its people. You will be responsible for providing quality personal, social and emotional care and support to residents in accordance with Arcare‘s Values. You will play a crucial role in resident’s overall wellbeing. Your primary functions will be: Personal Care: Assisting with activities such as showering, dressing, toileting, and grooming, maintaining the dignity and privacy of each resident. Mobility support: Helping seniors with walking, using mobility aids, or transferring between different positions including from a bed to a wheelchair. Monitoring health: Observing and reporting any changes in the resident’s health or behavior. Meal Assist: Supporting residents with their dietary requirements ensuring they receive the food they need and assisting them in the process of eating. Maintaining records: Keeping accurate records of care provided, observations, and any changes in the resident's condition on eCase. Collaboration with healthcare professionals: Working in collaboration with nurses, doctors, and other healthcare professionals to ensure the best possible care for our residents. Skills & Experience Cert III Individual Support (Ageing) or equivalent. Adaptable, passionate and willingness to learn. Collaborative and skilled at teamwork. Friendly and effective communication abilities. Ready to Apply It really is our people and culture that set us apart, with our ongoing focus of working together as one team.   If you think this role is the right fit for you, we invite you to apply. Please note that you must have Australian Working Rights and a NDIS Worker Screening Check (or be willing to obtain). Arcare values diversity within our workforce and is an equal opportunity employer.