- Adelaide • Eastwood
- Job posted on: 11th Jan 2022
- Applications close:
Eldercare is a leading not-for-profit aged care and retirement living provider in South Australia with over 1500 employees. Our workplace culture embraces teamwork, innovation and a dedication to our purpose of delivering peace of mind with our care.
The Aged Care Trainee – Care Assistant - Palliative Care will provide direct care in a dignified and respectful manner to Eldercare’s residents under supervision. We are seeking attentive individuals who enjoy interacting, working with, and assisting people. You will be committed to delivering person-centred care.
Throughout traineeship you will be supported and provided with ongoing mentorship to gain the necessary knowledge and skills required to be a well-equipped Care Assistant, a position in high demand across the aged care industry. As well as on-the-job placement, you will be paid to attend a training provider to complete your formal Certificate III qualification.
This is a unique opportunity to be involved in the Comprehensive Palliative Care in Aged Care Project (Hospice Residential Aged Care Facility) funded through the Department of Health and Wellbeing SA and the Commonwealth Government. Palliative care is a holistic approach to support persons living with end-of-life illnesses. This project seeks to upskill the aged care workforce in the provision of palliative care.
Eldercare encourages you to apply if you are a committed and results-driven individual who is passionate about delivering high-quality outcomes whilst modelling the behaviours underpinning Eldercare's values of respect, accountability and connection.
To view the Job and Person Specification see Supporting Materials.
To learn more about this opportunity, please contact Catherine Ogden on 0426 980 790 or at email@example.com using the subject line: Aged Care Trainee Care Assistant - Palliative Care enquiry via EthicalJobs.
Applications will be reviewed as received.
A position description is attached.