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Australian Red Cross
  • Work TypesCasual
  • CategoriesCare and Support Work, Aged Care and Seniors Rights, Indigenous
  • SectorsNot For Profit (NFP)
  • LocationsDarwin
  • Creation date
    Job posted on: 11 Nov 2019
  • Application deadline
    Applications close: 24 Nov 2019 (expired)
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Personal Care Attendant - Katherine

Australian Red Cross
Australian Red Cross
  • Work TypesCasual
  • CategoriesCare and Support Work, Aged Care and Seniors Rights, Indigenous
  • SectorsNot For Profit (NFP)
  • LocationsDarwin
  • Creation date
    Job posted on: 11 Nov 2019
  • Application deadline
    Applications close: 24 Nov 2019 (expired)
  • Casual role
  • Excellent salary packaging options
  • Based in Katherine, NT

Who We Are

Australian Red Cross is part of the world’s largest humanitarian organisation. Our aim is to improve the lives of the most vulnerable people in Australia and across our region.

About the Role

The position will provide culturally appropriate and high quality care to the residents of the Red Cross Kalano Flexible Care facility in Katherine.

You will improve and support life activities for residents ensuring enjoyment, safety and comfort levels are maintained at all times. 

What you will bring:

  • An understanding of issues relating to the care of aboriginal frail and elderly people and experience in providing services and supports for them
  • Previous experience of delivering a range of personal care supports within the aged care industry
  • Excellent customer service manner and proven skills in dealing with indigenous persons
  • Be able to cover shifts on a 24/7 roster, this role is predominantly night shifts, weekends and public holidays
  • Certificate lll in Aged Care or agreement to commence training within 3 months
  • A NT Working with Children Card is a mandatory requirement for this role
  • Current First Aid Certificate or ability to achieve it within a 3 month time frame
  • Current NT Driver’s Licence

The Benefits

Work for an organisation that makes a difference in the lives of people and communities during times of vulnerability. Excellent salary packaging options are available to increase your take home pay.

For more information refer to the Position Description: Download FilePersonal Care Attendant.pdf.

How to apply

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