Allied health assistant
Martin Luther Homes
This is a fantastic opportunity to complete a Structured Workplace Learning placement by working closely with health professionals in an aged care setting. This opportunity is ideally suited to Allied Health students.
Skills You Might Learn
Students will extend their knowledge of the health industry, gain a greater understanding of the various roles and professions within an aged care facility, learn about Occupational Health and Safety protocols and apply their training in a practical setting.
Typical Tasks & Duties
During this placement students will: accompany and observe health professionals (including a full-time physiotherapist); work with Aged Care residents; take part in lifestyle activities; assist within an Allied Health program; interpret medical terminology; comply with infection control policies.
Appropriate dress, punctuality, meeting with employer prior to placement.
Neat casual. Students to wear closed-toe shoes. School uniform can be worn.
Special Transport Requirements
This location is best accessed by car or bus.
RELATED COURSES INCLUDE
- CHC20112 - Certificate II in Community Services
- HLT32412 - Certificate III in Allied Health Assistance