Benefits of Working with Port Stephens Veterans and Citizens Aged Care Ltd

Flexible Working Arrangements

Port Stephens Veterans and Citizens Aged Care Ltd believe it is important that employees maintain a balanced work and home life. Our employees care for our residents, so we care for our employees. Our facilities operate 24 hours a day and 7 days a week, so in consultation with managers, flexible working patterns can be negotiated.

Salary Packaging

Being a Not for Profit organisation we are able to offer tax free income up to $15,900 per year. This means that employee’s can make significant savings to their take home pay. There is a range of ways that staff can use this valuable tool through rent, mortgage, loans, and our employee benefits card.

Career Paths

You can also participate in a career path program. You will be supported in gaining qualifications that will deliver a career path in aged care. We offer funded aged care specific qualifications from Certificate III level on. Our training coordinator will provide information on sources of funding and will assist you in navigating the process.

Training

Port Stephens Veterans and Citizens Aged Care Ltd is devoted to ensuring that our employees get the most out of their careers and ensuring that our residents receive the best possible care. At Port Stephens Veterans and Citizens Aged Care Ltd, employees are encouraged to attend training specific to their employment to guarantee that they progress both professionally and personally. Go to Training Opportunities for more information on our training programs.

Employee Assistance Program

Employees are provided with the opportunity to seek confidential and independent assistance from qualified and experienced counsellors when faced with problems of a work or personal nature.  This is provided free of charge.

Coastal Lifestyle

Port Stephens Veterans and Citizens Aged Care Ltd have the luxury of being located near the golden sandy beaches and clear blue waters of Port Stephens. Our flexible working arrangements are a good fit for the relaxed lifestyle of Port Stephens.

The main office, Harbourside Haven, is situated at Shoal Bay. It is located on the southern shore of Port Stephens. The area includes part of Tomaree National Park within its boundaries and, like other suburbs around Port Stephens, is a popular tourist destination, especially in summer months. At the 2011 census the town of Shoal Bay had a population of 1,838 but the population increases significantly during tourist season. It offers gourmet restaurants, boutique shopping as well as being known as one of the best places in the world to see dolphins “in the wild”.


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