About the business
Australian Regional and Remote Community Services (ARRCS) is a not-for-profit aged care and community service provider that was established in July 2014. ARRCS operate residential aged care facilities and community care support programs within communities across the Northern Territory including Darwin, Alice Springs, Katherine, Tennant Creek, Mutitjulu and Docker River.
ARRCS is a service group of Uniting Care Queensland â the health and community service provider of the Uniting Church, and is supported by Blue Care â Also, part of Uniting Care Queensland and one of Australia’s leading residential and community aged care providers.
With over 750 staff across the Northern Territory, we are a true community partner, and our team members live our values of Compassion, Justice, Respect, Working Together and Leading through Learning.
About the role
ARRCS current have multiple opportunities for Personal Care Workers to join our teams in Alice Springs on either a part-time and full-time basis, working on a 24/7 rotating roster (38 hours per week with option of overtime). These positions are available within our Residential Aged Care Facilities Hetti Perkins Home for the Aged, Old Timers Village and Flynn Lodge, based in Alice Springs, NT. These roles attract a salary of $26.21 / hour + 10.5% superannuation and salary packaging (+$6.5K approx PA).
Your role as a Personal Care Worker / Assistant will see you providing care and support within the facility undertaking cleaning, bed making, personal care including grooming, showering, and dressing, mobility and assistance with meals.
These roles suit committed people who have care and compassion and enjoy interacting with our consumers within our facilities. As the ideal candidate, you will be caring and bring your heart and soul to everything you do, ensuring consumer choice is always front of ind and understanding that you will interact in a meaningful way to those living within our care. These positions are ideally for an immediate start, however, flexible for the right candidate.
Benefits of working with ARRCS:
ARRCS is the largest Aged Care Provider in the NT - your career can take you all over the NT including Alice Springs, Tennant Creek, Katherine or if you relocate interstate ARRCS are a pathway to Uniting Care QLD. Employee benefits include:
Skills and Experience
To be considered for this role, we would require you to demonstrate the following:
For more information, please refer to the attached Position Description or please contact recruitment via email@example.com or phone 08 8982 5222.
We strongly encourage Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander people to apply.