Position Details

Reference Number 157673
Position Title Personal Care Workers
Employment Status Permanent Part Time
Program Aged Care
Location McKellar Centre
Salary $0.00
Hours Per Fortnight 44
Position Summary
  • Be part of a cohesive and supportive team.
  • A great opportunity to utilise your clinical skills.
  • Opportunity for ongoing training and professional development in a supported work environment.

About the facility   

Percy Baxter Lodges is part of Barwon Health Residential Aged Care Services situated on the McKellar site which incorporates extensive grounds in the suburb of North Geelong. Percy Baxter Lodges underwent a major refurbishment over the four occupied hostels during 2016. Percy Baxter accommodates a total of 83 residents that provides single room accommodation. We are dedicated to resident focused care and maintaining resident independence in a friendly and supportive environment. We offer the opportunity for ongoing focused professional development with dedicated clinical nurse educators on site

About the role 

Are you an enthusiastic & energetic Personal Care Worker? Barwon Health now has an opportunity at Percy Baxter Lodges, not to be missed. In this role you will be  delivering of high quality service within Barwon Health's Residential Aged Care Service. You will have the opportunity to liaise closely with Registered  and other Health Professionals as part of a team in delivering resident care. You will possess the required qualification Certificate III in Aged Care inclusive of an accredited Medication Education Module. Current First Aid Certificate Current & Food Safety Certificate

About the culture   

We are an enthusiastic, energetic and focused and cohesive team. As a team we are focused on providing the highest quality patient centred care. Most importantly our dedicated staff live the Barwon Health way with our values under pinning all that we do.

 Barwon Health staff benefits

 At Barwon Health we celebrate and harness diversity, and consider it a competitive advantage. We encourage applications from all diverse backgrounds including individuals that identify as Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders, GLBTIQ+, and individuals with disability. Our organisation promotes the safety, wellbeing and inclusion of all our consumers including children and appropriate rigorous reference and background checks will be undertaken.  Barwon Health is proud to be Totally Smoke Free.

Selection Criteria Essential: Can you please list Barwon Health's values?
Essential: Can you please choose one of Barwon Health's values and describe a situation in the workplace where you have displayed this value?
Essential: Certificate III in Aged Care inclusive of an accredited Medication Education Module
Essential: Current First Aid Certificate
Essential: Current Food Safety Certificate
Desirable: Certificate IV Aged Care
Desirable: Experience in caring for elderly people
Contact Person Faye Mustey 
Contact Person Job Title Personal Care Workers 
Contact Number (03) 4215 5891  
Alternate Contact Person Deepa Ponnappan 
Alternate Contact Number (03) 4215 5892 
Closing Date 26/10/2018
Position Description
File name 
Personal Care Worker Leading Self 2018.docx Open
Please note that this position will close at 11:45pm on closing date. Please ensure your application is added before then as we do not accept late applications.