Aged Care courses are well suited to people who are compassionate, and enjoy working with the elderly. Whether you are interested in full-time or part-time employment, there are opportunities for both in an industry with good job security. Graduates may work in Community Care, Residential Aged Care or Independent Living.
Supporting an older member of the community with general care and companionship is a meaningful undertaking. Sometimes our modern society tends to forget about this important part of the population, so honouring their life experiences can be highly rewarding and educational. Carers should be emotionally and physically capable of supporting their clients.