Aged Care Recruitment in Melbourne

With an aging population, the Aged Care industry in Australia is expanding at a rapid pace. It can be difficult to find staff with the experience and qualifications to suit your Aged Care role. That’s where Essential Personnel Services excels.

We maintain an extensive network of career health professionals stretching into every role in Aged Care including nursing, management, in-home and residential support workers, admin staff, plus many other roles within the industry.

Hire Qualified & Experienced Care Workers

Our qualified and experienced candidates are drawn from ethnically diverse backgrounds and are highly trained in the Aged Care industry. All potential job-seekers are screened through a variety of compliance and background checks to ensure only the highest quality of nursing and care workers are put forward for each role.

We understand that in the Aged Care industry, mandatory compliance checks and adherence to safety regulations are of utmost importance. Our mandatory compliance checks for Aged Care workers include:

  • Minimum Cert III in aged care
  • Clear Police check
  • First Aid Level 2
  • Drivers License (Min P2)

Our professional recruitment consultants will find the right candidate to fit your organisation’s needs.

Specialists in Temporary Placement of Care Staff

We provide highly trained candidates to agencies within the Aged Care industry requiring labour hire services for emergency and temporary staff. Our recruitment consultants have a thorough understanding of state and federal government legislature, including ‘Best Value’ and associated guidelines, enabling us to tailor our services to each client’s needs.

Our staff pursue better outcomes for the people in our care with a deep sense of purpose and responsibility, and we foster a culture of accountability from senior management down to our front-line staff.

Connecting Service Providers with Permanent Candidates

In addition to providing emergency labour hire services and temporary personnel to the Aged Care industry, Essential Personnel Services specialise in permanent placement of Care workers into a range of roles:

  • Aged Care Support Workers
  • Nurses
  • Disability Support workers
  • Coordinators (Day and after hours)

We focus on staff retention through ongoing education, and believe that creating opportunities for our workers allows us to build deep, long-lasting relationships and foster on-going partnerships with clients right throughout Victoria.


If you’re looking for qualified and experienced Care staff, get in touch with our team of recruitment consultants let us find the RIGHT candidate for the role.