Disability Support Worker


Disability Support Worker

We have exciting opportunities for experienced disability support workers to join our team on a contractual basis. Successful candidates will need to be reliable, caring, and compassionate and flexible to work with a wide range of people living with disabilities.

Why Join us

  • Attractive hourly rates
  • You will have the opportunity to work with a passionate team who believes in improving the lifestyle of each individual client
  • A flexible working environment
  • Varied workloads
  • You will have opportunities to expand your work hours if preferred

Duties

As a Disability Support Worker, you will be required to assist people with:

  • Personal care - showering, dressing, grooming
  • Household tasks - household cleaning and laundry
  • Skill development - shopping, cooking, catching public transport
  • Transport - transport to appointments and/or shopping
  • Social & Community participation - engage in the community, meet people,
  • Respite care - support the Participant while the primary carer has a break

Suitable applicants must have

  • Minimum 6 months experience in a disability support worker role or in a similar position (essential)
  • Certificate III in Individual Supports /Disability Cert IV or equivalent
  • Current National Police Clearance
  • Current First Aid Certificate incl. CPR (essential)
  • Valid Driver's Licence (essential)
  • Fully insured vehicle (to be used for work purposes)
  • Effective communication, comprehension and interpersonal skills
  • Sound and effective time management skills
  • Possess a high level of trust, honesty and integrity and be able to maintain a professional relationship with all participants

Job Types: Contract, Casual

Licence:

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

Work Remotely:

  • Yes