Personal care assistants

  • Join an established and highly regarded Not-for-Profit provider of Aged Care Services
  • Casual positions available
  • A minimum 6 months’ experience required

Care, compassion and respect have been at the heart of Royal Freemasons since it was founded as a charitable organisation in 1867. Our residential care, home care and support services deliver high quality care to people in their homes, in our independent living units, our retirement apartments and aged care residential sites, with all services tailored to their individual needs.

About You

An excellent opportunity exists for experienced Personal Care Assistants to make an immediate impact and start with our casual bank at our Residential Nursing Home. Based in Burwood, Elizabeth Gardens has approximately 68 beds providing a variety of high and low aged care living.

You must have a minimum of 6 months to 1 years' experience, post successful qualification, to be eligible for this position.

Personal Care Assistants report to the Care Manager - Registered Nurse, and are responsible for providing a high standard of direct care to residents in the residential aged care setting, including the administration of medications as delegated, and to complete documentation as necessary.

As a casual you MUST have flexible availability to fill in shifts as required. You should be highly organised and self-motivated, someone who can manage their time and be flexible with their workloads. If you have proven experience within a residential aged care setting or hospital environment providing care to the elderly, we offer a great team to work with and a supportive working environment.

Key Requirements

  • 6 months - 1 year experience is essential
  • Demonstrated reliability and passion for aged care
  • Aged Care Certificate III or IV qualification
  • Food Handling and Hygiene Certificate
  • Computer and documentation skills
  • Demonstrated knowledge of Manual Handling and safe lifting practices
  • Smart Phone and Home Internet are desirable

About Us

We are an established and highly regarded Not-for-Profit provider of Aged Care Services across the Residential, Home Care and Retirement Living sectors. With multiple locations across Melbourne and regional Victoria our staff benefit from great learning and career prospects, fantastic resources and we enjoy an envied reputation for excellence in care.

Royal Freemasons is committed to providing and maintaining a workplace that is safe and without risks to health. This includes a smoke free workplace and influenza vaccine program.

Recruitment Agencies are requested to kindly NOT contact us.

Royal Freemasons


Posted: 10 October 2019

Location:  Dandenong, VIC