Carer - Enfield


Location:

SA - Adelaide Metro

Job Description:

About t he Care Home

Our charming Bupa Enfield Care Home is set in a quiet suburb of Adelaide, is just a 10-minute drive north from the Central Business District.

With up to 69 valued Residents calling Bupa Enfield home, w e are always looking for compassionate, and caring people to join us. In return, we're committed to providing a great work environment as well as offering plenty of opportunities to progress your career!

About t he Role

Working as part of team of empathetic and caring clinical professionals, you will make a positive impact on the life of our residents with your compassionate, supportive approach that empowers our residents’ choices and independence.

Duties

  • Communicating

  • Mobility

  • Social activities

  • Eating

  • Showering

  • Dressing

  • Grooming

  • Toileting

  • Medication Assistance

Skills and Experience

  • Minimum of a Cert III in an Aged Care qualification is essential with Cert IV highly regarded

  • Previous aged care experience highly regarded

  • The ability to work as part of a tight knit team and take direction as required

  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills

  • An understanding of Resident Rights, Aged Care Accreditation Standards and Outcomes

  • Must have a current national police certificate or be willing to complete a criminal history check

  • Must have flexible availability for a variety of shifts throughout the week, including weekends and evenings

Culture

Working in aged care requires a special kind of person. Everyone who works with us plays a critical role in the lives of our residents and their families. We're proud of our people and recognise and reward them for their amazing contribution.

When we talk about our culture at Bupa, four key qualities are central to the way we communicate with each other and our members - respect, empathy, honesty and integrity. And when things go well, we put a real emphasis on recognising and celebrating our achievements.

We don’t just talk about helping people lead longer, healthier, happier lives – we’re out there doing something about it. We take our responsibility as a major healthcare company seriously and are deeply involved in giving back to the communities in which we operate.

Benefits

  • Generous discounts on health, travel, home, car, landlords and pet insurance
  • Health and wellness initiatives and discounts through Bupa SMILE program
  • Internal transfer opportunities to any of our 72 homes across Australia (5 across South Australia )
  • Clinical learning opportunities and more through online and face to face training

How to Apply

Please click Apply to be taken to our online application process. Please note that as part of your application you will also be asked to complete a number of pre-employment checks including Criminal History and a Pre-Employment medical.

About Bupa Aged Care Australia

Bupa Aged Care Australia is the largest private residential aged care provider in Australia with over 9,000 employees providing care and services to 6,500 residents across 70+ homes. At Bupa we focus on a person first approach that ensures our residents and their families are at the centre of everything we do and that we deliver our purpose of ensuring longer, healthier, happier lives.

‘Our people reflect the diversity of our community. At Bupa, your wellbeing, identity and own story is respected and valued.

Find purpose in your career at Bupa ’.

Time Type:

Part time

Job Posting End Date

05 Feb 2020