Disability Support Worker (Casual)


Privately Hiring a Disability Support Worker. Paid through the National Disability Insurance Scheme.

No experience required on the Job Training. I'm looking for a female support worker to join my team on a Casual Basis.

Permanent hours are:
Monday Morning 10am-1pm
Wednesday night 7pm-10pm
On-Call for during the night

Rates:
Daily is $35.00hr
Evening is $38.00hr
Sleepover is $100 for the night
Saturday is $45.00hr
Sunday is $60.00hr
Public Holiday is $70.00hr
On-Call is $60 fixed

I am in an electric wheelchair due to living with a permanent disability.

staff Must have a manual licence to drive my wheelchair accessible vehicle.

My Staff carry out a variety of different tasks, including, but not limited:

  • Personal Care including showering, grooming, dressing, toileting
  • Suprapubic Catheter Care
  • Bi-pap Machine Care (usage is at night)
  • General household duties
  • Meal Preparation
  • Sleepover
  • Companionship, Appointment & shopping
  • Assistance with looking after my Assistance dog (Mocha)

Manual Handling - Using equipment such as a hoist, electric hospital bed, Wheelchair, Toilet/shower chair.
all staff will be trained and will have introductions by one of my staff.

I'm looking for a reliable friendly staff member who will conduct themselves in a professional way must have good hygiene understanding, can use initiative, use common sense and work independently as well as in a team.

Staff will be required to get a working with a vulnerable check and police check. preferably someone with first aid but willing to obtained first aid after 3 months.

Email me your resume please include a cover letter addressing what's in this job description and why you're the best person for the Job.

MUST BE AVAILABLE FOR ON CALL & Backup

MUST BE RELIABLE

3 Month trial

Applications close on the 09 October 2020

Job Types: Casual, Permanent

Salary: $35.00 – $70.00 per hour

Licence:

  • Australian National Police Check (Required)
  • First Aid (Preferred)
  • Australian driver's licence (Required)
  • Working With Children (WWC) Check (Required)

Work Eligibility:

  • Permitted to work permanently with no restriction on hours (e.g. citizen, permanent resident) (Required)

Work Remotely:

  • No