Care Assistant – Casual Pool

About the role

James Watson Aged Care Centre is a specialised residential aged care service providing nursing care for up to 40 men who are experiencing, or at risk of homelessness.

We are seeking casual Care Assistants who as a key member of the James Watson team, works with the registered and enrolled nurses to provide excellent care to our consumers by:

  • Assisting with personal care needs
  • Providing emotional and psychological support
  • Working with them to implement strategies that enhance their wellbeing

The Casual Care Assistant attracts an hourly rate of $36.40 including casual loading.

About you                                                                                          

We are seeking a flexible, empathetic person with relevant experience providing care. To be successful, you will need to work collaboratively with others and have high levels of communication skills as well as be able to use initiative to solve problems and sometimes deal with unexpected situations.

A minimum Certificate III in Aged Care is required as well as a current first aid certificate.  

While your skills and experience are important to us, your values and attitudes are also crucial to your success at St Bart’s. We are looking for a candidate who is compassionate and feels aligned with St Bart’s values of Empowerment, Innovation, Commitment, Collaboration and Social Justice who can help us with our goal of creating and maintaining a workplace that fosters inclusion, diversity and a commitment to excellence.

As we work with vulnerable people, you will be required to provide:

  • Provide proof of COVID-19 and influenza vaccinations, or proof of medical exemption
  • A NDIS Check

How to Apply

We want to know about you, why you want to work with us, and how your skills, qualifications and experience align with the position requirements. Please click Apply Now and submit your current resume and cover letter which demonstrates your suitability for the position.

You are also welcome to deliver a hard copy application to 7 Lime Street East Perth.

For further information about the role, please contact Christine Lees, Clinical Care Coordinator on 08 9323 5126

St Bart’s reserves the right to close applications at any time, so you are encouraged to submit your application as soon as possible.

St Bart’s is an equal opportunity employer which values diversity and inclusion and we encourage applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, people from culturally diverse backgrounds, people who identify as LGBTI and people with a disability. If you have any support or access requirements, we encourage you to advise us at time of application.

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