6 Jun 2019

Temporary Aged Care Trainees – Gosford

Essential Skills Training – Hunter Region

Job Description

Hamilton NSW
Essential Skills Training & Recruitment (RTO ID 91729) in partnership with NovaCare (Newcastle) are looking to attract caring and passionate people into the aged care sector.

NovaCare is a local, not for profit organisation that has been recognised for leading the state in excellence in aged and community services. We are focused on a whole of life approach for home, health and happiness, and to staying connected with your community.

The big difference between NovaCare and other leading community care providers is that our headquarters are in the Hunter. We are locals helping locals. NovaCare is a leading provider of high quality, community based services in the Hunter region for people who are frail and/or aged. Our innovation and culture supports both our clients and our staff to lead happy and fulfilling lives.

If you are interested in joining the NovaCare team we would like to hear from you. As our roles involve interaction and communication with people… you gotta like people!. We provide help with daily task like cleaning and transport, but that’s just a start.

How this program works?

The 4 week accredited training program is designed to give you the basic skills and knowledge required to start work in the aged care sector. This course is broken down into 2 weeks of classroom-based delivery and 2 weeks of (unpaid) work experience placement at Novacare. Upon successful completion of the course, you will be awarded with a Statement of Attainment of the following 3 units;

-HLTWHS002 Follow safe work practices for direct client care
-CHCLEG001 Work legally and ethically
-HLTFSE001 Follow basic food safety practices

This training is subsidised by the NSW Government

This is your opportunity to shine! At the end of the 4 week training program, Novacare may offer you a traineeship whereby you will complete the full qualification – CHC33015 Certificate III in Individual Support, while in a paid position.

To be eligible for this program you must:

-be 16 years old or over;
-no longer at school;
-living or working in NSW;
-an Australian citizen, Australian permanent resident, Australian permanent humanitarian visa holder or New Zealand citizen;
-hold a current driver’s licence and have a reliable car with full comprehensive motor insurance;
-be able to pass a criminal record check;
-be physically able to perform personal care tasks;
-be eligible for a traineeship. This will be assessed before entry to program.

Although multiple positions are available, there is no guarantee of ongoing permanent employment for all participants in this course.

Please do not apply if you already have the Certificate III in Individual Support.

For more information and to be considered for a position you must attend the following information session;

Thursday 20th June 2019.
10:30am – 12.30pm

Essential Skills Training & Recruitment – Unit 1/3 Warabrook Boulevard, WARABROOK NSW 2304
In order for us to carry out the police background check you will need to present 4 points of identification.

Please bring with you:

-a valid Passport or Birth Certificate
-Drivers Licence
-Bank card (Key Card)
-Medicare Card.

Job Type: Temporary

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