Launch into Work - Luson Health

Welcome to the Luson Health Launch into Work program.

 

About Luson Health: 
Luson Health is a provider of exceptional care through an outstanding boutique service model with a focus on exceeding expectation of our residents, friends and families. Enriching lives through healthy living, supporting the physical, social and emotional wellbeing of our residents and community. 

Eden Park Aged Care - 31 Thomspon Street, Whittington
The Vue Aged Care - 15 Reserve Road, Grovedale

About Launch into Work:
We are seeking 10 individuals who are passionate, caring and have a want to work with the elderly in a residential setting. This opportunity allows the successful candidates to undertake an intensive 6-week pre-employment program, where you will study 5 units of competency in aged care, complete a 100 hours of work placement and complete soft skills and workplace training.

The is guaranteed employment opportunities available at the conclusion of the program, commencing paid employment from 1st of July, 2018.

Luson Health have committed to 10 on-going roles within their Aged Care facilities,  guaranteeing a minimum of 25 hours per week for each candidate, upon successful completion of the Launch into Work program.

The program is to commence on 22nd of May 2018, it will last 6 weeks and with successful candidates having the ability to commit to up-to 5 days of training, work placement and support during the program.

Employment with:

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Hours of training: 
8:30am - 4:30pm, Monday to Friday

Hours of work placement: 
7:00am - 3:00pm, Monday to Friday

About you:
You are enthusiastic and dedicated to making a difference.
You want to work with the elderly and are committed.

About Personal Carer roles:
Luson Health seek passionate and caring Personal Carers who are willing to assist in Food Service at Eden Park Residential Aged Care and The Vue Residential Aged Care facilities.

Eden Park Aged Care - 31 Thomspon Street, Whittington
The Vue Aged Care - 15 Reserve Road, Grovedale

You will be working within an inclusive and supportive team of Registered Nurses, Enrolled Nurses, Personal Carers, General Practitioners, Allied Health professionals, residents and their families to deliver high quality clinical and personal care to residents of Luson Health.

PERSONAL CARE ASSISTANT
To be considered for this opportunity, you are required to meet the following criteria:

  • Have you had personal experience in caring for others or maybe you have studied a qualification in aged care (or similar) and wanting assistance into gaining sustainable employment in the sector. 
  • No experience is necessary, the Launch into Work program will train, support and build your confidence to walk into a role as a personal carer with Luson Health or any other aged care business.
  • Willing to provide personal care to assist residents to maintain their independence and dignity related to activities of daily living and lifestyle according to their individual care plans, Aged Care Standards and policies/procedures of Luson Health.
  • Have excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to learn to use an IT platform individual resident’s choice and needs, including documenting care notes and events.
  • Willing to work in a team environment, be trained up to assist residents in various activities of daily living, including showering, dressing, feeding and social activities.
  • You will be trained in basic food preparation, food handlers course and understand infection and cleaning practices in this program, allowing you to be a multi-skilled personal care given at the completion of the Launch into Work program. 

Application Time Line:
5th of April                          Applications Open (from 4pm)

20th of April                       Applications Close (closes at 12pm)

20th – 22nd of April         Desktop and telephone interviews between candidates and Ternary

23rd of April                      Candidates invited to an information session with Ternary & Luson Health (9am – 11am)

26th of April                      Final interviews with Luson Health

22nd of May                       Program commencement

Application Requirements:
To apply for this opportunity, please email the completed check list and attach the following documents and email to rebecca.michelini@ternary.com.au

  • Signed Application / Check List (available here)
  • Up-to-date CV
  • Application letter, outlining why you would like to be accepted into the program
  • Copy of a clear National Police Employment Check (less than 3 months old)
  • Copies of 100 points of ID
  • Copies of any Certificates and Qualifications

To be considered for this opportunity, please download and review the following documents:

POSITION DESCRIPTION

PROGRAM TIME TABLE

APPLICATION FORM & CHECKLIST

STATUTORY DECLARATION

PROGRAM FEEDBACK FORM - DURING

PROGRAM REVIEW FORM - WRAP UP