Aged Care Traineeship - Mornington

Location: (VIC) Other   
Classification: Community Services and Development Aged and Disability Support Workers

Job Title

Aged Care Traineeship - Mornington

Company Name

Apprenticeship Careers Australia

Location

(VIC) Other

Work Type

Traineeship

Classification

Community Services and Development > Aged and Disability Support Workers

Open Date

08 Sep 2021

Closing Date

08 Oct 2021

Required Skills

Role Description

  • Gain a fully funded Certificate IV in Ageing Support
  • Gain valuable industry experience
  • Mornington location
  • No industry experience necessary

 

Apprenticeship Careers Australia (ACA) are seeking a dedicated and compassionate individual to undertake a Personal Care Assistant Traineeship with one of our well-established and reputable host employers in the aged care sector.

We are looking for individuals with a passion for helping people achieve their goals.

Previous experience is not essential as we are seeking someone who has the right attitude, is dependable, reliable, with a strong work ethic and a willingness to learn.

 

About You:

  • Must be conscientious with a passion for helping others
  • Has excellent time management skills
  • Shows initiative and can work well autonomously
  • Willingness to work under Work Health and Safety guidelines
  • Has a professional attitude
  • Shows initiative
  • A commitment to learning and development

 

Role Description:

The successful candidate will be employed by ACA and will undertake a 12-month traineeship, working on-site with our host employer; a leading residential aged care provider in Mornington, and will complete a Certificate IV in Ageing Support.

Duties include:

  • Provide residents with friendly and compassionate assistance
  • Assist residents with daily personal, and hygiene care tasks
  • Assist residents with social, recreational and leisure activities
  • Support residents’ mobility with the use of equipment
  • Assistance with laundry items and personal attire
  • Provide support and assistance to maintain a clean, safe and homelike environment for residents

 

Candidate Requirements:

  • Australian Citizen or Permanent Resident
  • Willing to commit to completing a Certificate IV in Ageing Support
  • Demonstrate cooperation, respect, consideration, and tact in dealing with others (supervisors, peers, clients)
  • Aptitude for working and communicating effectively with participants and their families
  • Ability to prioritise requirements

 

Candidates must have, or be willing to obtain:

  • Current Driver’s Licence and reliable vehicle
  • Current Working with Children Check
  • Current Police Check
  • Current First Aid and CPR
  • Valid NDIS Screening
  • Flu vaccination

 

Benefits:

  • Gain a fully funded Certificate IV in Ageing Support
  • Work close to home (Mornington location)
  • Gain valuable industry experience
  • Get paid the national training wage whilst you learn both on and off-the-job
  • Be supported and mentored along the way by your host employer and a dedicated ACA Field Officer

 

All applicants must be willing to undergo a national police background and a pre-employment medical assessment.

National Training Wage Award rates apply

Applications close:

Wednesday September 22, 2021 – 5pm

If this sounds like you, please apply now!

Contact Details

David Le Plastrier, Info@apprenticeshipcareers.com.au
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