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Current Vacancies

Click on the job titles below for more information about our current job vacancies.

We are always happy to receive your expression of interest in Nursing Careers, Housekeeping roles, Personal Care Assistants, Home Support Workers and Allied Health Professionals.

Please email your CV to: careers@resthaven.asn.au

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Coordinator (RN) Community Services

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Coordinator (RN) Community Services
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Part time – 30.4 hours per week

Resthaven Inc is a leader in the high growth aged and community service field in South Australia, and is highly respected for the provision of responsive and quality services.

We offer attractive remuneration including salary sacrifice and professional development support to our staff.

Resthaven - Onkaparinga Community Services located at Noarlunga is seeking an experienced and committed Registered Nurse who would like to work in a caring and supportive environment, focussed on delivering quality care to older people in their own home.

You will be required to:

  • Provide and coordinate quality nursing and care services in a home setting
  • Contribute to the assessment of needs
  • Develop and implement care plans as required
  • Ensure professional communication with clients, families and staff
  • Provide support and assistance to maintain the high standard of services in the community

You will be experienced in Program Coordination, and providing support, training and supervision to staff. In addition to the above, you will possess sound computer skills, and effective organisational and communication skills, together with empathy and understanding towards the needs of older people.

Familiarity with the aged care standards and experience in providing in-home care would be highly regarded.  Some out of hours on call work will apply.

It is essential that you have current Registration as a Registered Nurse with the AHPRA and a current driver’s licence.

Enquiries to:
Manule Harpas
Manager
T: 8326 3444    

Applications with two recent work referees
Jacqui Booth, Recruitment Officer
E: careers@resthaven.asn.au
1/202 Glen Osmond Rd
Fullarton SA 5063

Applications close 28 April 2014

Physiotherapist (Westbourne Park RCS)

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Physiotherapist
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32 hours per fortnight

Resthaven is a rapidly growing organisation recognised as one of the largest leading edge providers of accredited aged care to residential and community services within South Australia.

We have a part time position for a Physiotherapist located at our Westbourne Park Residential Care Services.

Working in all aspects of residential you will have an understanding of issues for older people and have knowledge of the range and type of services available for them. 

You will also have exceptional clinical reasoning and assessment skills and enjoy the challenges of working with older people who have chronic conditions and complex care needs living in a residential environment.

Experience in working with aged clients in a multi-disciplinary environment, an interest in continuous improvement and knowledge of ACFI care planning and assessments will be highly regarded. 

We offer an attractive remuneration package with salary sacrifice options and professional development opportunities.

Enquiries to:  
Marian Greenshields,
Manager,
T: 8271 3300

Applications including two recent work referees to:
Jacqui Booth,
Recruitment Officer
E: careers@resthaven.asn.au

1/202 Glen Osmond Rd,
Fullarton SA 5063

Applications close 25 April 2014

Home Support Workers (Marion CS)

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Home Support Workers
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Casual - various hours

Are you committed to making a difference in the lives of older people?

Our Marion Community Services Program help older people living in their own homes to maintain their independence. Due to increasing client numbers we are seeking more Home Support Workers who share our passion for excellence and our vision to deliver responsive services to older people.

Duties include assisting clients with daily living activities relating to their personal well being, general household cleaning, management and lifestyle.

Successful candidates must be flexible in their approach to working hours, possess excellent communication skills and have a commitment to respecting the value of our clients and their families.

It is essential that you have a current driver’s licence and use of a reliable and insured motor vehicle.

Applicants who hold Certificate III in Community Services (Aged Care) will be well regarded.

Resthaven offers salary sacrifice options, a commitment to ongoing development and a friendly and supportive team environment.

Enquiries to:
Deb McDonald,  
Manager
T: 8296 4042

Applications including two recent work referees to:
Jacqui Booth,
Recruitment Officer
E: careers@resthaven.asn.au

1/202 Glen Osmond Rd,
Fullarton SA 5063

Applications close 22 April 2014

Home Support Workers (Paradise and Eastern CS)

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Home Support Workers
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Casual - various hours

Are you committed to making a difference in the lives of older people?

Our Paradise & Eastern Community Services Program located at Paradise, Manningham and Highgate help older people living in their own homes to maintain their independence. Due to increasing client numbers we are seeking more Home Support Workers who share our passion for excellence and our vision to deliver responsive services to older people.

Duties include assisting clients with daily living activities relating to their personal well being, general household cleaning, management and lifestyle.

Successful candidates must be flexible in their approach to working hours, possess excellent communication skills and have a commitment to respecting the value of our clients and their families.

It is essential that you have a current driver’s licence and use of a reliable and insured motor vehicle.

Applicants who hold Certificate III in Community Services (Aged Care) will be well regarded. The ability to speak Italian will also be an advantage.

Resthaven offers salary sacrifice options, a commitment to ongoing development and a friendly and supportive team environment.

Enquiries to:
Karen Hammond,
Assistant Manager
T: 8261 3411

Applications including two recent work referees to:
Jacqui Booth,
Recruitment Officer
E: careers@resthaven.asn.au

1/202 Glen Osmond Rd,
Fullarton SA 5063

Applications close 22 April 2014

Home Support Workers (Marion, Westbourne Park and Mitcham)

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Home Support Workers
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Casual - various hours

Are you committed to making a difference in the lives of older people?

Our Community Respite Services Program has a range of community-based respite options that we offer to older people and their Carers. We also have respite houses located at Marion, Westbourne Park and Mitcham. Our aim is to support older people living in their own homes to maintain their independence, and to provide their Carers with a break from the caring role. Due to increasing client numbers we are seeking more Home Support Workers who wish to work across the various programs we offer, and who share our passion for excellence and our vision to deliver responsive services to older people.

Duties include assisting clients with daily living activities relating to their personal well being, general domestic activities and lifestyle.

Successful candidates must be flexible in their approach to working hours, possess excellent communication skills and have a commitment to respecting the value of our clients and their families.

It is essential that you have a current driver’s licence and use of a reliable and insured motor vehicle.

Applicants who hold Certificate III in Community Services (Aged Care) will be well regarded.

Resthaven offers salary sacrifice options, a commitment to ongoing development and a friendly and supportive team environment.

Enquiries to:
Carole Matthews,
Manager
T: 8358 3173

Applications including two recent work referees to:
Jacqui Booth,
Recruitment Officer
E: careers@resthaven.asn.au

1/202 Glen Osmond Rd,
Fullarton SA 5063

Applications close 22 April 2014

Coordinator Community Services (Riverland CS)

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Coordinator Community Services
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Maternity Leave Contract from 14 May 2014 to 4 March 2015

Part Time approx. 60.8 hours per fortnight

We currently have a maternity leave contract at our Riverland Community Services program located in Loxton, for a part time Coordinator Community Services, from 14 May 2014 to 4 March 2015.

The successful applicant will coordinate support for Home Support Workers and Community Clients accessing In-home support. You will possess proven case management and coordination experience, ideally with Community Programs. You will also have sound computer skills, effective organisational and communication skills and will have familiarity with the Community Care Standards and have empathy and understanding towards the needs of older people, their Carers and support networks. You will also supervise and mentor Home Support Workers.

Key responsibilities involve the assessment, implementation and review of flexible services to Carers and frail older people living in their own homes. You will undertake program development and review for clients that access Respite, and In-home support in the Riverland Area.

A current driver’s licence is essential for this position. A degree in a Health or Social sciences field, and an understanding of CIM would be highly regarded. Some out of hours on call work will apply.

We offer attractive remuneration packages, with salary sacrifice options, training to maintain your professional development and a caring, supportive multidisciplinary team environment.

Enquiries regarding this role to:
Sandy Smith,
Manager,
Riverland Community Services,
T:  8584 5866.  

Applications including two recent work referees to:
Jacqui Booth,
Recruitment Officer
E: careers@resthaven.asn.au

1/202 Glen Osmond Rd,
Fullarton SA 5063

Applications close 21 April 2014

Coordinator Community Services (Limestone Coast CS)

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Coordinator Community Services
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Part Time 45 hours per fortnight
Contract Role to 30 June 2015

Here at Resthaven Limestone Coast Community Services, we have a contract role available to 30th June 2015 for a part time Coordinator Community Services, based at the Naracoorte Office.

The successful applicant will coordinate support for Carers in our Respite Program and Community Clients accessing In-home support in the Upper Limestone Coast Region. You will possess proven case management and coordination experience, ideally with Community Programs. You will also have sound computer skills, effective organisational and communication skills. You will need to have familiarity with the Community Care Standards and empathy and understanding towards the needs of older people, their Carers and support networks. You will supervise and mentor Home Support Workers working in Respite and Community Programs.

Key responsibilities involve the assessment, implementation and review of flexible services to Carers and frail older people living in their own homes. You will undertake program development and review for clients that access Respite, and In-home support in the Limestone Coast Area.

A current driver’s licence and use of own vehicle is essential for this position. A degree in a Health or Social sciences field, and an understanding of CIM would be highly regarded. Some out of hours on call work will apply.

We offer attractive remuneration packages, with salary sacrifice options, training to maintain your professional development and a caring, supportive multidisciplinary team environment.

Enquiries regarding this role to:
Elizabeth Southall,
Manager,
Limestone Coast Community Services
T:  8762 4389  

Applications including two recent work referees to:
Jacqui Booth,
Recruitment Officer
E: careers@resthaven.asn.au

1/202 Glen Osmond Rd,
Fullarton SA 5063

Applications close 2 May 2014

Coordinator Community Services (Paradise & Eastern Community Services)

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Coordinator Community Services
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Part Time: 63 hours per fortnight.

We currently have a vacancy at our Paradise & Eastern Community Services program for a part time Coordinator Community Services.

You will have familiarity with the Aged Care Standards and will possess empathy and understanding towards the needs of older people together with proven case management and program coordination experience, ideally in Home Care Packages.

Key responsibilities involve the assessment, review and delivery of flexible services to frail older people living in the community. You will provide support and supervision to staff and possess sound computer skills, effective organisational and communication skills.

This is an excellent opportunity to become part of a friendly supportive team delivering a range of client services.

A current driver’s licence is essential for this role. A degree in social science or an equivalent tertiary qualification would be highly regarded. Some out of hours on call work will apply.

We offer attractive remuneration including salary sacrifice and professional development support.

Enquiries to:
Karen Hammond
Assistant Manager Community Services
T:  8261 3411  

Applications including two recent work referees to:
Jacqui Booth,
Recruitment Officer
E: careers@resthaven.asn.au

1/202 Glen Osmond Rd,
Fullarton SA 5063

Applications close 22 April 2014

Housekeeping Service Assistants
  • Are you a team player?
  • Do you communicate effectively?
  • Looking for a rewarding role?

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Housekeeping Service Assistants
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We are currently looking for staff to help in the kitchen, assisting with meal preparation and for people to serve meals to residents and undertake some cleaning and tidying duties.

You will have experience in or an understanding of contemporary housekeeping practices, including maintaining adequate standards of hygiene and tidiness. It is essential that you read, write and communicate clearly and professionally and are committed to respecting the values, customs, preferences and spiritual beliefs of residents and their families and representatives.

Enquiries and applications including details of your relevant experience and two recent work referees to Recruitment.
Phone: (08) 8206 0112
Email: careers@resthaven.asn.au

Nursing Careers

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Registered Nurse (PDF 83.9KB)
Enrolled Nurse (PDF 81.6KB)

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Registered Nurses (PDF 451KB)
Enrolled Nurses (PDF 451KB)
Earn While You Learn (PDF 451KB)

Resthaven employs Registered Nurses and Enrolled Nurses at Residential Care facilities and Community Services. Graduates and nurses wishing to re-enter the profession are encouraged to apply.

If you are interested in a career in aged care, we offer opportunities to make a positive difference in the lives of your nursing clients. View Locations & Contacts to find our locations.

Contact the Manager, Residential Care Services or Community Services Manager at your preferred location/s to inquire about current vacancies and register your interest.

We offer:

  • On-going education and training
  • Flexibility
  • A management that cares about YOU
  • Collegial support from staff
  • A head start in one of the major growth areas in nursing
  • A variety of clinical experiences
  • Opportunities to consolidate your clinical skills and learn new ones
  • A chance to coordinate care and be a clinical leader

Enquiries to Recruitment
Phone: (08) 8206 0112
Email: careers@resthaven.asn.au

Personal Care Assistants

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Personal Care Assistant (PDF 125KB)

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Personal Care Assistant (PDF 450KB)
Allied Health Services (PDF 450KB)

Why not take the opportunity to experience the benefits of salary sacrifice entitlements, and work in a professional organisation that is committed to the ongoing development and mentoring of its employees? With continuing growth across our residential facilities, we have vacancies in many of our Resthaven locations throughout Adelaide. A variety of shifts are available.

We are seeking experienced and committed Personal Care Assistants to join our care team.

You will be responsible for providing responsive direct care services that meet the personal care needs of residents. Proven experience in providing personal care to older people in a residential setting or the achievement of Certificate III in Community Services (Aged Care) is essential for this position.

You will need to be flexible in your availability to working hours and have excellent communication skills, together with a commitment to respecting the values of residents and their families.

Applications including two recent work referees to:

Recruitment
E: careers@resthaven.asn.au
Phone: (08) 8206 0112

Home Support Workers

Home Support Worker (PDF 69KB)

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Home Support Worker (PDF 451KB)
Allied Health Services (PDF 450KB)

At Resthaven, home support work provides challenges and rewards. Resthaven provides aged care services across the metropolitan area, Adelaide hills, Murraylands, Riverland and the Limestone Coast.

We strive for excellence in service provision through knowledge and competence. Your communication and inter-personal skills will be highly valued.

If you are interested in a career in aged care, we offer staff development opportunities and flexibility. Experience and/or Certificate III in Aged Care or Community Services would be highly regarded.

Applications including two recent work referees to:
Recruitment
E: careers@resthaven.asn.au.
Phone: (08) 8206 0112

For further information, please refer to the Applicant Information page.

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Email: careers@resthaven.asn.au

Recruitment Officer
Ph: (08) 8206 0112




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