Aged care assistant
Outlook Gardens - Outlook Christian Living
Located in Dandenong North, this Aged Care Facility provides a beautifully balanced lifestyle for its residents, offering a very warm, welcoming, caring and friendly environment. You will be supervised by experienced staff and given the opportunity to perform a wide variety of tasks, building on your skills that can be used to future your knowledge in the allied health industry.
Skills You Might Learn
Working well as part of a team, ability to communicate well with people of all different abilities and backgrounds, understanding the requirements of aged care assistance. Work safely in the industry. Policy & procedures in the allied health industry.
Typical Tasks & Duties
Under the supervision of qualified staff students you will assist in the care of the residents helping with their daily activities. Students will have the opportunity to engage in the many activities organised by the lifestyle coordinator such as group exercise, craft games, special event days, story telling and much more!
Punctuality and an ability to communicate and relate well to an ageing and diverse group of residents is a must. ***This employer is a not-for- profit so is exempt from payment
Smart casual dress with closed toe shoes.
Special Transport Requirements
Bus 901 from Dandenong Station
RELATED COURSES INCLUDE
- CHC30212 - Certificate III in Aged Care
- HLT21212 - Certificate II in Health Support Services
- HLT32412 - Certificate III in Allied Health Assistance
- HLT32512 - Certificate III in Health Services Assistance