Therapy Assistant - Carrington

Job No: Aegis1014
Location: Hamilton Hill

Welcome to Aegis

 

Aegis has been providing quality care services to West Australians for over 30 years. We are committed to providing excellence through imagination and innovation, providing a quality life for those who live in one of our 28 residences.

We are committed to supporting our employees who provide a high standard of care to our residents and their families. As members of the Aegis team, we collectively hold these values as paramount:

  • Positive Contribution
  • Respect for ourselves and each other
  • Integrity in our decisions and actions
  • Dignity is a right of every person
  • Excellence in everything we do.

While working at Aegis, we will provide you with a range of benefits including:

  • competitive rates of pay;
  • ongoing training and opportunities for development and career growth;
  • employee discounts from a number of trusted businesses;
  • contributions towards your professional development.

 

Location

Located in Hamilton Hill, Aegis Carrington is a fully equipped facility currently providing Low Care and High Care for 119 residents in a comfortable and homely setting.

 

About The Role

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an enthusiastic and self-driven individual to join the Carrington team as a Therapy Assistant on a Casual basis, to cover annual and sick leave. This role will include weekend shifts.

As an important part of the team you will:

  • Provide mobility and exercise programs to our residents under the direction and supervision of the Physiotherapist.
  • Provide recreational and other therapeutic activity programs to our residents under the direction and supervision of the Occupational Therapist.
  • Participate in the organisation and planning of therapy programs.
  • Deliver a range of therapy based activity programs as directed.
  • Complete accurate documentation in line with relevant guidelines.
  • Accompany resident groups on outings

 

About You

To be successful in this role you will have:

  • Strong organisational and time management skills.
  • Excellent customer service skills.
  • Demonstrated ability to lead and coach staff to deliver quality lifestyle and therapy activities.
  • Sound written and verbal communication skills.
  • Strong attention to detail and problem solving skills.
  • Ability to work both independently and within a team environment.
  • A genuine interest in working with older people.

 

Essential Requirements

  • A Certificate IV in Allied Health Assistance or equivalent/higher or experience.
  • Have experience in a similar role.
  • Experience in aged care (desirable).
  • Have empathy with the elderly.
  • Have full Australian working rights and able to pass a national police clearance.

 

How To Apply

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