Job Description

As a Care Worker at YNA, you will have the opportunity to provide compassionate care within a variety of aged care settings, including residential facilities and community environments in Cairns and nearby areas. We prioritize matching you with placements that align with your skillset and personal preferences. Effective communication skills are essential to meet the diverse needs of our clients, ensuring a high standard of care and support.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Provide personal care and assistance to elderly clients in accordance with their care plans.
  • Support clients with activities of daily living, including grooming, bathing, and mobility assistance.
  • Foster a supportive and respectful environment for clients, promoting their independence and wellbeing.
  • Maintain accurate documentation of client care activities and report any changes in client condition to supervisors promptly.
  • Collaborate effectively with other healthcare professionals and family members to ensure comprehensive care delivery.

About YNA
YNA is 100% Australian owned and managed, supporting team members and clients nationally. We place qualified RNs, ENs and PCWs in residential facilities and in the community. We pride ourselves on the support we give to all our team members in every role. Know that you will be backed by an expert team of qualified health professionals at every stage.

What you will bring to the role

  • Cert III or Cert IV in Aged Care / Individual Support
  • 6 months paid experience
  • Strong verbal & communication skills
  • Current police clearance or willingness to apply
  • Having a current Driver’s License and owning a car with comprehensive insurance can be advantageous.

YNA can help you gain all the necessary competencies and clearances at no cost. Our e-Learning platform and fast-tracked criminal screening make it easy for you to start shifts quickly. Our professional recruitment team will guide you through the application process and ensure your experience is smooth and straightforward.

Wh⁠⁠at ⁠⁠we offer
Freedom to choose your work schedule
Easy-to-use app to book shifts & update availability
Great rates, weekly pay & 24/7 support
Free uniform & professional indemnity insurance
Referral & milestone bonus schemes & interstate transfers
Regional & remote work assignments including travel & accommodation
Free e-learning platform to update mandatory skills

Apply online or email us at OR call 4031 0377.

YNA is committed to an inclusive workforce and encourages applications from people of culturally diverse backgrounds, including those who identify as part of the Australian Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander Community.