Glengarry Private Hospital is seeking qualified Patient Care Assistants to join the team on a Casual basis.
Multiple opportunities available !
About the Role
We are seeking an experienced Patient Care Assistant to join our professional and dynamic team to provide nursing and supportive care to patients and their families. In this role you will be assisting the clinical team, including Registered Nurses and Enrolled Nurses, in the provision of services and care for patients in rehabilitation and palliative care. This can involve mobility support, providing meals, assisting with personal hygiene procedures and other daily activities.
To succeed in this role, you will be a positive and energetic team player who thrives in a fast-paced environment with the skill to work under pressure. You will have a passion for customer service and have experience in an aged care or hospital setting. You will have previous customer-facing experience with a desire to serve and care for patients needing help while they are in our care.
Also key to this role is the flexibility to work a rotating roster including evening and weekend shifts.
In addition to the above, you will also bring:
- Certificate III in Health Service Assistance/ certificate III in aged care /Certificate III in care support services/or Undergraduate Nursing Student year 2/3
- Experience as a PCA will be highly regarded but not essential;
- Sound knowledge of infection control principles;
- Self-motivated and able to work effectively according to directions.
- Flexible work practices to best match your work/life balance
- Professional Development – Grow your career across our national network!
- Employee assistance program
- Industry discounts across private health insurance, retail services, financial services and more.
About the Organisation
The Hospital is operated by Ramsay Health Care, a global operator of private hospitals and primary care clinics with 73 Australian sites employing over 30,000 people. Ramsay focuses on maintaining the highest standards of quality and safety, being an employer of choice, and operating its business according to The Ramsay Way philosophy: "People Caring for People".
Glengarry Private Hospital, located in Duncraig, 15km north of Perth’s CBD, has been a leading provider of specialist healthcare to the communities in Perth’s northern suburbs since 1977. Our facility includes 110 beds, a day surgery unit and 4 operating theatres. We offer a range of services including maternity, endoscopy, palliative care, surgical, rehabilitation and medical services along with allied health services including physiotherapy, social work, occupational therapy, speech therapy and dietetics.
How to Apply
All applications must be lodged online. Please click the Apply button within this ad to lodge an application (applications should include CV and 2 current work-related referees).
Our commitment to quality and safety for our patients, staff and visitors is our highest priority. Applicants will be required to provide a current (12 months or less) National Police check prior to appointment and persons in patient contact roles will be required to provide proof of immunity to specified infectious diseases prior to commencement.
If you have any questions about this opportunity, please call Elizabeth Brearley on 08 9246 6395.
Close Date: 18/08/2019 at 11:55 PM