Personal Care Worker


About Us

Uniting Communities is a leading not-for-profit community service organisation in South Australia. With over 1,500 employees and volunteers, we offer a range of multi-dimensional services across the State. Our vision is of a compassionate, respectful and just community in which all people participate and flourish. We support individuals and communities through quality service delivery and advocacy.


About The Role

As a personal Care Workers you will be responsible for providing a high level of support and assistance to residents. The duties and responsibilities include:

  • Provide personal care to residents, including assisting with personal hygiene requirements
  • Utilise mechanical aids
  • Assist with meals and drinks
  • Observe and record individual care notes and operate in line with the care plan
  • Ensure residents' comfort and dignity at all times

The Position Description can be accessed below.


About You

The successful candidates will have:

  • A Certificate III in Aged Care or Individual Support
  • Minimum of 6 months Experience as a Care Worker in Residential Aged Care
  • The ability to communicate and engage with a wide range of people
  • A strong and ethical customer service approach

About the Remuneration

The salary range will be dependent on experience. We provide generous salary packaging benefits that enable you to increase and maximise your take home salary. In addition, other availabel benefits include , paid maternity leave, early intervention Physio Program and discounted private health insurance. Check out our benefits at www.unitingcommunities.org


Your Application

Please attach a cover letter addressing the Position Description and a current resume including the names of 2 current referees.


As an organisation we take the responsibility to protect children, young people and vulnerable adults very seriously and all staff recruited to work in those areas are required to sign off on and work within our code of conduct and undergo relevant pre employment checks.


Selection Criteria Essential: minimal 6 months experience in Residential Aged care