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Carer - Eastwood (Bairnsdale)VIC

Bairnsdale, Australia

Posted 20/06/2024 Job Number 26243 Work type Permanent - Full Time Posting End Date 19/07/2024

Ready for a new career adventure? 

Join Bupa Aged Care and be at the heart of it in Eastwood.  

As Australia's largest regional aged care and dementia provider, we continue to be part of communities driven by vision, passion and hard work.

We make life better for thousands. That includes yours. You make a difference to our residents and their families, and we want to make sure you’re absolutely supported to do just that. 

Embrace Eastwood, Victoria – a residential suburb of Bairnsdale in the East Gippsland region of Victoria. Discover the tranquil charm of Bairnsdale, Victoria, where the lush landscapes meet a vibrant community. Nestled along the banks of the Mitchell River, this picturesque town offers a perfect blend of nature and modern amenities

Enjoy Bairnsdale's warmth, beauty, and endless opportunities – your ideal home awaits in this Australian gem.

To learn more about our beautiful care home visit: Bupa Eastwood | Aged Care Bairnsdale (

The heart of the role

At Bupa Aged Care, Carers have a voice and are empowered to contribute to improvements that better support residents to live longer, healthier and happier lives. We’re always looking for ways to improve, and you’ll be playing a pivotal role in the pursuit of best-quality outcomes for much loved and valued residents. You’ll enjoy the variety, autonomy and satisfying rewards that only a career with Bupa Aged Care can provide.

This is a permanent role paying between $30.81 - $35.55 subject to years of experience and qualifications.

Multiple positions available - Casual, Part time and Full time

The Benefits 

  • Free select health insurance products for you and your immediate family up to $5,500* 
  • 5x free telehealth GP appointments through Blua (our digital health platform) for you or your immediate family.
  • Free before and after school Kids club (aged over 4 years) on site for all employees*
  • VIVA - our employee wellbeing program - live healthier and happier – see more about Why we work at Bupa; We’ve got your back. We support our people to be the best version of themselves, physically and mentally, so they can be the best support for our customers. If our customers deserve outstanding healthcare, then so do you. 
  • Career development - You’ll have a real say in shaping the future direction of the business and your own career because we believe that when you grow, Bupa grows. 
  • Access to leading training and professional development - supported by our quality education team and expert clinicians with a commitment to clinical excellence. 
  • Comprehensive induction and buddy program - we set you up for success from the outset and ease you into your new role with support.
  • Be recognised and rewarded - Bupa Love Reward & Recognition Program ensures that the gratitude of our residents and their families is passed on to staff who deserve it.

What will you bring? 

  • Min Certificate 3 qualification in either; Ageing, Individual Support, Care or Disability. 
  • A passion and energy for world class care 

  • Ability to work as part of a tight-knit team and delegate effectively
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills 
  • A strong understanding of Resident Rights, and Aged Care Accreditation Standards and their Outcomes 
Be at the Heart of It – your new team is ready to welcome you!   

Just so you know, everyone will be required to complete pre-employment checks as part of the application process. 

To learn more about working at Bupa Aged Care please visit our website:

Bupa cares about creating and sustaining a safe and inclusive workplace where our team members feel they belong regardless of gender identity (including how one chooses to express it), ethnicity, disability (physical, mental and/or sensory), sexual orientation, religion or life stage. We are committed to providing equal opportunities and fostering a workplace and environment that is free of discrimination, bullying and harassment. If you require any adjustments to participate in our recruitment process, please let us know at the time of your application.

*Eligibility criteria and conditions apply 

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