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Residential Care Workers (Specialised Dementia Carers)

Location: Various Locations in VIC and NSW

Closing Date: Open until further notice

How to Apply: Send your resume to the contact below


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  • Part-time and/or Casual opportunities are available across 24 hours, 7 days per week.
  • Are you looking for a role where you can say “I made a difference today”?
  • Do you get a buzz out of making people smile?
  • Have you always enjoyed talking to older people?
  • Do you want a job that offers all of the above plus heaps of variety? Then look no further!

Looking for a rewarding role that improves quality of life? We currently have fantastic opportunities for Casual and/or Part-time Care Workers

HammondCare is an independent Christian charity specialising in dementia care, palliative care, rehabilitation, specialist mental health for older people and other health and aged services. The organisation provides these services through sub-acute hospitals, residential care and innovative community services in NSW and VIC and has a particular commitment to dementia care and research as well as to older people who are financially disadvantaged.

We are an innovative organisation, well regarded within the health and aged care sector especially in regard to the quality of our care services and our external training services. HammondCare works with its staff to ensure they have support, opportunities, training, responsibility and reward, work/life balance and satisfying and creative roles.

We are passionate about improving quality of life for people in need and are currently looking for carers who share this passion.

About the role

  • Our care staff work within dedicated teams of carers, and provide a range of care and support to our residents in a homely residential environment. The role includes providing personal care, preparing fresh meals, cleaning the cottage, as well as engaging with residents throughout the day.
  • The role is varied and fulfilling and our staff really have the opportunity to ‘make someone’s day’.
  • Comprehensive, ongoing training and development is provided at HammondCare.

About you

  • You genuinely enjoy engaging with older people and have a regard and respect for the older generation;
  • You have an understanding of, or interest in learning more about, dementia and how to build relationships with people with dementia or special needs;
  • You are flexible in your approach to work and hours;
  • You enjoy a degree of responsibility and lots of variety in your job;
  • Your most valuable qualities are kindness, patience and common sense;
  • You enjoy cooking and preparing meals
  • You have a clear understanding of, and personal commitment to HammondCare’s Mission, Motivation and Mission in Action; and
  • No experience in Aged Care is required except a passion and enthusiasm to care for the elderly, including providing personal care (e.g. showering and toileting the residents).

HammondCare offers its staff competitive salaries, excellent training & development opportunities, a supportive environment and a fabulous benefits program. For more info check out our website: www.hammond.com.au/careers

Ready to make a change? Apply Now!

For an information pack, including the selection criteria, and details on how to apply, please click on link below.

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Please note, applications that do not address the selection criteria listed in the information pack will not be accepted.

Closing Date: Open until further notice

All short listed applicants for these positions will be asked to consent to a criminal record check and pre-employment functional assessment 


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Why HammondCare?

Learning and Development

We have our own L&D team which provides a huge range of courses including Development Days, Theme Days, Frontline manager training, and accredited training such as Certificate 3 qualifications.

Career Pathways

HammondCare enjoys offering staff the opportunity to develop their careers within the organisation. We have numerous examples of staff undertaking lateral and/or promotional moves and the opportunities really are endless within our growing organisation.

Rewarding

If you are searching for a role where you can blend your professional expertise and passion for what you do best with knowing that you are making a difference – albeit directly or indirectly – to the lives of people in need, then look no further than HammondCare, and apply today!