Job Description

  • Join an established and highly regarded Not-for-Profit provider of Aged Care Services
  • Casual and Permanent Positions Available
  • Variety of shifts available - afternoon shift availability desirable
  • Desirable a minimum 6 months’ experience

Care, compassion and respect have been at the heart of Royal Freemasons since it was founded as a charitable organisation in 1867. Our residential care, home care and support services deliver high quality care to people in their homes, in our independent living units, our retirement apartments and aged care residential sites, with all services tailored to their individual needs.

Royal Freemasons Bendigo is a state of the art, 144 bed nursing home. Playing an integral part in the start up of this facility, this is an exciting opportunity to join a new team and make a real impact in your role. Vital to the success of our new site, we are looking for candidates who have an excellent team attitude, are willing to pitch in and help where required and go above and beyond their core duties.

About You

An excellent opportunity exists for experienced Personal Care Assistants who are committed to providing quality care at our brand new residential aged care home in Bendigo.

Personal Care Assistants report to the Care Manager - Registered Nurse, and are responsible for providing a high standard of direct care to residents in the residential aged care setting, including the administration of medications as delegated, and to complete documentation as necessary.

The Personal Care Assistants will also be involved in the preparation and service of meals to residents, or/and cleaning of resident’s rooms, or/and providing high quality laundry services. Ideally you are willing to pick up additional shifts as required.

We have part-time to full-time and casual positions.  We will have flexible availability to fill in shifts as required. You should be highly organised and self-motivated, someone who can manage their time and be flexible with their workloads. If you have proven experience within a residential aged care setting or hospital environment providing care to the elderly, we offer a great team to work with and a supportive working environment.

Key Requirements 

  • Demonstrated reliability and passion for aged care
  • Aged Care Certificate III or IV qualification
  • Food Handling and Hygiene Certificate
  • Computer and documentation skills
  • Demonstrated knowledge of Manual Handling and safe lifting practices
  • Smart Phone and Home Internet are desirable

About Us

We are an established and highly regarded Not-for-Profit provider of Aged Care Services across the Residential, Home Care and Retirement Living sectors. With multiple locations across Melbourne and regional Victoria our staff benefit from great learning and career prospects, fantastic resources and we enjoy an envied reputation for excellence in care.

Royal Freemasons is committed to providing and maintaining a workplace that is safe and without risks to health.  This includes a smoke free workplace and influenza vaccine program.

Recruitment Agencies are requested to kindly NOT contact us.

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