Personal Care Worker Traineeship

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Looking for a new career or wanting to kickstart a pathway to Nursing? Are you a kind and compassionate person, and enjoy helping older people? If you are someone who is naturally drawn to people, enjoys supporting and enabling them to live the best life they can, then a traineeship at MT View Homes is a great way to start a career as a Personal Care worker.

To be considered for this position you absolutely must:

  • Have proof of a seasonal influenza vaccination or be willing to obtain one
  • Have a covid-19 vaccination or be willing to obtain one
  • Hold a National Police Clearance for working with vulnerable people/aged care or be willing to obtain one
  • Pass a language, Literacy and Numeracy assessment

The trainee will be providing support services to residents living in Mt View Homes residential care facility, and will include:

bathing, showering, personal hygiene and grooming

toileting/continence management

transferring / lifting, use of lifters, cleaning of equipment,

washing residents clothes and keeping their environments clean and tidy

documenting work practices and health records

We are looking for a keen applicant who can work in a team environment, have good communication skills and be willing to learn new things. Excellent Customer service delivery is a priority, and be able to demonstrate compassion, dignity and respect to residents and co-workers. Mt View Homes is a family culture environment, and workers are expected to treat everyone with these values and work to the Mission and Vision of the organisation.

The traineeship will be 12 months, complete a certificate 111 in Individual Support (Aged Care) while earning a wage towards a qualification. Mentoring and support throughout the traineeship will be offered by existing staff representatives.

Contact Jenny Deer or email to [email protected], or Phone 0886672207 for further information