Casual Gardener - Griffith
Bupa
  • locationGriffith, NSW
  • salaryNot disclosed
  • full-time 10 March 2021
  • locationGriffith, NSW
  • salaryNot disclosed
  • full-time
Job Description

About the Role As a Gardener at one of our care homes, you will be responsible for maintaining the grounds to provide a comfortable and safe environment for our residents. Duties Mowing of lawns, maintenance of garden beds, trimming of hedges and foliage Planting out and replacing as needed Weeding, mulching and pruning Fertilising, controlling pests and diseases Compliance with all relevant WHS procedures Skills and Experience Certificate II or III in Horticulture highly regarded but not essential At least 2 - 3 years previous experience Understanding of plants, pest management and chemical handling Excellent verbal and written communication and interpersonal skills Previous experience gained in a similar role The ability to solve problems independently An understanding of Resident Rights, Aged Care Accreditation Standards and Outcomes Must have a current national police certificate or be willing to complete a criminal history check Benefits Work close to home in one of our many community based homes Flexibility across our 24/7 operations Generous leave provisions including 12 weeks paid parental leave Generous discounts on health, travel, home, car, landlords and pet insurance 35% discount on frames, lenses, sunglasses and accessories at Bupa Optical stores 10% discount at Bupa Dental clinics Health and wellness initiatives and discounts through Bupa SMILE program Discounts at Apple and Samsung Workplace giving and Bupa fund matching Sponsorship opportunities available to eligible workers Internal transfer opportunities to any of our 72 homes across Australia Clinical learning opportunities and more through online and face to face training How to Apply Please click Apply to be taken to our online application process. Please note that as part of your application you will also be asked to complete a number of pre-employment checks including Criminal History and a Pre-Employment medical. About Bupa Aged Care Australia Bupa Aged Care Australia is the largest private residential aged care provider in Australia with over 9,000 employees providing care and services to 6,500 residents across 70+ homes. At Bupa we focus on a person first approach that ensures our residents and their families are at the centre of everything we do and that we deliver our purpose of ensuring longer, healthier, happier lives. IMPORTANT: As of 1st May 2020, all aged care workers and visitors must be vaccinated against seasonal influenza in order to enter an aged care facility - as such all successful applicants will be required to provide proof of vaccination prior to commencement. 'Our people reflect the diversity of our community. At Bupa, your wellbeing, identity and own story is respected and valued. Find purpose in your career at Bupa'.

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Casual Gardener - Griffith

  • Job Details:
    Not disclosed AUD
    Griffith, NSW, Any
  • Key Dates:
    10 March 2021
    Last -18 days to apply
  • Industry:
    Science and Technology
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Job Description

About the Role As a Gardener at one of our care homes, you will be responsible for maintaining the grounds to provide a comfortable and safe environment for our residents. Duties Mowing of lawns, maintenance of garden beds, trimming of hedges and foliage Planting out and replacing as needed Weeding, mulching and pruning Fertilising, controlling pests and diseases Compliance with all relevant WHS procedures Skills and Experience Certificate II or III in Horticulture highly regarded but not essential At least 2 - 3 years previous experience Understanding of plants, pest management and chemical handling Excellent verbal and written communication and interpersonal skills Previous experience gained in a similar role The ability to solve problems independently An understanding of Resident Rights, Aged Care Accreditation Standards and Outcomes Must have a current national police certificate or be willing to complete a criminal history check Benefits Work close to home in one of our many community based homes Flexibility across our 24/7 operations Generous leave provisions including 12 weeks paid parental leave Generous discounts on health, travel, home, car, landlords and pet insurance 35% discount on frames, lenses, sunglasses and accessories at Bupa Optical stores 10% discount at Bupa Dental clinics Health and wellness initiatives and discounts through Bupa SMILE program Discounts at Apple and Samsung Workplace giving and Bupa fund matching Sponsorship opportunities available to eligible workers Internal transfer opportunities to any of our 72 homes across Australia Clinical learning opportunities and more through online and face to face training How to Apply Please click Apply to be taken to our online application process. Please note that as part of your application you will also be asked to complete a number of pre-employment checks including Criminal History and a Pre-Employment medical. About Bupa Aged Care Australia Bupa Aged Care Australia is the largest private residential aged care provider in Australia with over 9,000 employees providing care and services to 6,500 residents across 70+ homes. At Bupa we focus on a person first approach that ensures our residents and their families are at the centre of everything we do and that we deliver our purpose of ensuring longer, healthier, happier lives. IMPORTANT: As of 1st May 2020, all aged care workers and visitors must be vaccinated against seasonal influenza in order to enter an aged care facility - as such all successful applicants will be required to provide proof of vaccination prior to commencement. 'Our people reflect the diversity of our community. At Bupa, your wellbeing, identity and own story is respected and valued. Find purpose in your career at Bupa'.


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