Resthaven Incorporated is a leading not for profit South Australian aged care provider, offering the full range of services including retirement living, therapy and wellness services and support in clients homes, through to residential aged care and respite. With more than 21 sites throughout metropolitan Adelaide and regional South Australia, Resthaven works together with older people and their carers to provide outstanding care and support.
Our residential facilitiesare currently seeking Personal Care Assistants to join their team. Various opportunities are currently available and we are located in the following areas:
The benefits to you:
Access to salary packaging to increase your take home pay Extensive training and support for those new to aged care Four free physiotherapy treatments per financial year Access to a professional development fund to support your learning journey Opportunity for career progression in a large, multi service organisation Being part of a richly diverse and inclusive community where everyone’s uniqueness is valued
You have experience in caring for others and working in a fast-paced team, where everyone shares the same goals You have an empathetic nature and are committed to supporting the needs of older people Building strong relationships based on trust is important to you You are known for your ability to prioritise, organise and plan your work Flexible to undertake a variety of tasks and respond to changing priorities You respect and value diversity and are committed to maintaining confidentiality Holding a Certificate III in Individual Support (Aged Care) or a higher related qualification will be an advantage
If you are looking for a long-term career opportunity that is rewarding and you are enthusiastic and reliable, then this is the role for you!
A little more about the role:
Providing warm and responsive care services to our valued residents Assisting residents with a variety of tasks, including personal care, and all activities associated with daily living Support to engage our residents in lifestyle activities, and the enjoyment of meals Developing professional and meaningful relationships with our residents, their families and members of your team