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About Right at Home

Right at Home is Australia’s leading quality in home care provider, caring for seniors, adults living with a disability and adults recovering, after being discharged from hospital. This means that Right at Home can offer careers for Certificate III Companion Care Level Caregivers through to Registered Nurses providing complex medical support.

There’s nothing more important than providing care for those in need. At Right at Home, our mission is to improve the quality of life for those we serve. As a Right at Home caregiver, this becomes your mission, too.

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In these trying times, we want to help and support you and your career. We want to provide you with the opportunity to serve a community who needs you right now. Right at Home stands prepared to equip you with the right training and support so you can help our most vulnerable community members, making a real difference to them while growing and thriving as a person.

The Right at Home Mission

Right at Home has a mission to ‘improve the quality of life for those we serve’. We do this by choosing the Right People™, to deliver the Right Services™ with the Right Approach™. To continue this unwavering quality of care, we look for people who build our culture, who are sensitive and adaptable to clients’ different personalities, cultural backgrounds, and family/ home dynamics, who are flexible, approachable, accountable, and willing to work collaboratively and with integrity.

Benefits of Becoming a Right at Home Caregiver

The foundation of becoming a successful Right at Home care worker is a deep passion for people and a commitment to providing high-quality care. In return, Right at Home provides flexibility and work security. Right at Home values and supports your contribution and focus on your career development with mentoring by experienced nurses and care managers, ongoing training, and continuous support in the field with care manager supervision. Competitive pay, reward and recognition, and career development are added benefits.

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Job Information
Companion Care Worker
Right at Home Central Queensland Rockhampton, QLD 43 Days Ago
Overview
Job Type: Casual
Duration:
Department: Care Team
Job Category: Care Staff – Companion
Sub Category:
Posted: 25-10-2021
Work Region / State: Qld
Job Shift: Casual
Requirements
Work Permit: Australia
Job Status
Job Status: Interviewing
Start Publishing: 25-10-2021
Stop Publishing: 25-01-2022
Location
Rockhampton, QLD
Description

The Care Companion Worker provides for the maintenance of a safe and clean environment by performing general light cleaning duties throughout client’s homes including, yet not limited to the cleaning of client rooms and bathrooms, vacuuming, meal preparation and companionship activities for clients in their Home environment, improving the quality of life for the client and assisting them to maintain their independence at home.

  • Adheres to Right at Home policies and procedures including participation in Quality Assurance activities.
  • Performs work under the supervision of the staffing coordinator/Care Manager
  • Performs homemaking activities contained in the Client Home Record which includes, but is not limited to: vacuuming, dusting, sweeping or mopping floors, doing dishes, changing bed linen, laundry and cleaning bathrooms.
  • Prepares meals and snacks for client according to client/family and supervisor’s instructions. May also perform grocery shopping, if prearranged with the office.
  • Provides companionship for the client including accompanying client on walks, trips to social/recreational activities, assistance with hobbies etc.
  • The Care Companion Worker/Homemaker is responsible for the documentation of services provided in the client record and by use of the telephony system.
  • The Care Companion must refer all questions or reports to the RN/Care Manager and should not contact the client’s physician directly.
  • Communicates effectively with client’s, significant others and other members of the Care Team and ensures confidentiality of client information.
  • Maintains up to date knowledge and skills by attending In-Service training in accordance to identified needs particularly in relation to Work Health & Safety
Qualifications
  • High School/Senior Certificate desirable
  • The Care Companion/Homemaker shall have successfully completed a written Competency Evaluation. 
  • Must genuinely care and have an empathetic attitude towards the care of the sick, and have the ability to deal with the demands of the job.
  • Communicate effectively (written, oral and comprehension skills) as required for the job.
  • Have a valid Driver’s License and fully comprehensively insured private vehicle for work or access to adequate transportation
Preferred Skills
  • Performs role in line with all organizational requirements in line with the Community Care Common Standards & the Community Care Charter of Rights and Responsibilities.
  • Fulfils the obligations of the Companion Care/Homemaker Role.
  • Establishes and maintains effective communication and harmonious working relationships.
  • Updates knowledge and skills by pursuing continuing professional development.
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