Disability And Aged Care Support Worker (Casual)


Support Workers are to provide the following services:

Personal Care: Provide assistance/standby assistance with daily self-care, such as bathing, toileting, dressing, grooming, getting in and out of bed, moving around the house and/or medication prompting;
Domestic Assistance: Provide assistance with domestic chores, including assistance with light
cleaning, dishwashing and/or laundry. May also include help with meal preparation where this is not the primary focus of the service;
Transport: To assists clients to/from appointments, assistance with getting in and out of vehicle and/or social activities
Social Support: In home or outside the home to access community facilities. This service generally aims to maintain a client’s community connection and fulfil the need for social interaction;

PRIMARY OBJECTIVE:
Provide support to clients in areas such as; personal care, domestic assistance, social support,
transport activity and meal prep, whilst maintaining an appropriate professional manner at all times.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:
Home and Community Support Workers assists clients, to maintain and increase their independence and assist them to live as valued and participating members of the community.
1. Provide a high quality and timely care support to all clients as directed by Home Caring
2. Document service activities that support service outcomes
3. Assist clients in carrying out all self-care tasks as requested
4. Provide transport for medical and social appointments &/or shopping
5. Providing services in culturally appropriate manner
6. Ensure relevant food handling regulations are adhered to and Work Health and Safety
(WH&S) standards are met when providing meal preparation services
7. Provide support to the review and evaluation of aged care and disability services

Job Type: Casual

Experience:

  • Disability or Aged Care: 1 year (Required)

Education:

  • Certificate I - IV (Preferred)

Licence:

  • Driver's Licence (Required)
  • current Australian National Police Check (Required)
  • First Aid Certificate (Required)
  • Police Check (Required)
  • Working With Children (WWC) Check (Required)