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The Old Colonists’ Association of Victoria provides rewarding career paths, flexible working conditions, fair pay rates and a supportive environment.

Be part of the change!

We value all staff and provide learning and development opportunities to foster staff and help them grow.

We seek to attract and retain talented people and have developed and implemented a range of initiatives to support staff. We value diversity and encourage applicants from all backgrounds.

For further information, please contact: admin@ocav.com.au

There are currently three positions available at OCAV.

Residents’ Coordinator

Ref: 150319

  • Part-time Aged care opportunity
  • Fantastic work/life balance
  • Excellent Salary Packaging benefits!

The Old Colonists’ Association of Victoria is an award winning and leading not-for-profit provider of independent living, assisted living and aged care in Victoria.

An exciting opportunity exists for a motivated, pro-active and energetic Resident Coordinator to join our team in the provision of quality services to residents at our Rushall Park and Braeside Park estates.

This position is part time, working 30 hours per week (days flexible) and is based at our beautiful Rushall Park Estate in North Fitzroy.

Reporting to the Chief Operating Officer, theResidents’ Coordinator is responsible for the admission/transfer of residents, ongoing liaison and interaction with residents on a range of issues, along with administration of the estates.

The incumbent will ensure resident’s safety, security, dignity, privacy and well-being at all times, actively contribute to the promotion of best practice in OH &S and continuous quality improvement.

To be successful in this role you will have:
·      Excellent interpersonal communication skills
·      Excellent organisational skills, attention to detail and ability to prioritise
·      Experience with the Microsoft Office Suite (intermediate)
·      Demonstrated ability to work alone and as part of a team
·      Experience working with senior Australians, aged care or health (highly regarded)
·      Ability to work within a multi-tasking, multi-skilled work environment
·      Trustworthy, empathetic, engaging and outgoing demeanour
·      Strong administration skills
·      Current First Aid and CPR Certificate
·      Current Police Check essential

The OCAV offers a friendly, caring working environment, with a strong focus on training and development.

To view the position description please contact Louise Blagus (HR Advisor) on (03) 9433 1116 or email louiseb@ocav.com.au
If you believe you have the necessary qualities and have a genuine passion for caring for the elderly, we would like to hear from you.

Applications should be forwarded to the HR Advisor at employment@ocav.com.au or through the SEEK website.

Applications close Friday, 5 April, 2019.

 

Registered Division 1 Nurse
Beautiful leafy Melbourne North-east suburb Location
Aged care opportunity (am/pm/night shifts)
Casual Shifts

The Old Colonists’ Association of Victoria is a long established not for profit organisation providing care and accommodation for older Victorians.
We currently have casual vacancies for an experienced RN (Grade 5), to join our dedicated team of staff at our St Helena location.Currently casual positions are available for various shifts (am, pm and night shifts).

This role requires a dynamic and highly experienced RN Div 1 to manage and coordinate a team of nursing professionals. This role has overall responsibility for the 81 bed ageing in place facility.

The successful candidate will possess the following:

·       Have a current Australian Division 1 Nurse registration
·       Minimum 3 years experience in working in Aged Care
·       Be clinically sound and have a strategic focus to healthcare
·       Understanding of the ACFI system, Aged Care Accreditation & Legislation policies
·       Excellent Clinical Assessment, Care Planning and Documentation Skills
·       Previous knowledge in an aged care environment
·       A current Police Check
·       Team player, have initiative, good time management and excellent interpersonal and communication skills
·       Good work ethic and demonstrated knowledge of working within a successful team
·       Strong computer skills

The OCAV offers a friendly, caring working environment, with a strong focus on training and development.
If you believe you have the necessary qualities and have a genuine passion for caring for the elderly we would like to hear from you.

Applications should be forwarded to the HR Advisor at employment@ocav.com.au.
Applications close Friday, 12 April, 2019.

 

Personal Care Assistants
Ref: 030419
Work Close to home
Salary Packaging Benefits!
Part time Vacancies

The Old Colonists’ Association of Victoria is a long established not for profit organisation providing care and accommodation for older Victorians.
We currently have vacancies for PCA’s, to join our dedicated team on a part time basis, at our St Helena location.  We are seeking reliable, experienced, and confident PCA’s to provide exceptional quality care for our residents. Various shifts available (morning, afternoon shifts and night shifts available) during week days and weekend.

The successful candidate will possess the following:
·      Certificate III or IV in Aged Care
·      Medication Endorsement (essential)
·      Exceptional Communication Skills
·      Patient, caring and empathetic nature
·      Ability to build relationships with diverse range of residents
·      Minimum 6 months experience in the Aged Care Industry
·      CurrentVictorian Police Check
·      CurrentFirst Aid/CPR Certificate (In-house training available)
·      Manual Handling and Infection Control Certificate (In-house training available)
·      The ability to work in Australia (either Australian citizen or Permanent Resident).
The OCAV offers a friendly, caring working environment, with a strong focus on training and development.
If you believe you have the necessary qualities and have a genuine passion for caring for the elderly, we would like to hear from you!

Applications should be forwarded to the HR Advisor at employment@ocav.com.au.

Applications close Friday, 12 April, 2019.

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