Disability Support Worker

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Are you passionate about helping people with a disability to gain independence? Do you want to help facilitate their communication, enhance their choice, control and decision-making skills?

We are seeking committed and highly motivated individuals to be part of our professional, caring and experienced team.

Our focus is on empowerment, respect, commitment and community, with our clients at the centre of all we do.

As a Support Worker in our Day Options team, you will be required to enhance the living, social and recreational skills of people with mental health and disabilities.  With a focus on individual needs, you will help engage the client to participate in community events. You will also help participants to perform daily activities.

We are seeking motivated staff to join our Day Options programs.

Compliance criteria:

•             Minimum Certificate IV in Disability or equivalent qualification

•             NDIS Worker Screening Check or equivalent DHS Disability Clearance

•             MAPA Training

•             Mental Health First Aid

•             DHS Working With Children Clearance

•             National Police Clearance

•             Medication Administration Certificate

•             Manual Handling

•             First Aid & CPR

•             Through Their Eyes Certificate, Child Safe Environments

•             NDIS Worker Orientation Module

•             NDIS COVID-19 Certificate

•             Australian Driver’s License

•             Own your own car and have Comprehensive Vehicle Insurance

•             An understanding of the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS)

•             Experience in the mental health & Disability industry is desirable

•             Experience with working with Autism is desirable

Hours of work will generally be between 0800 – 1700 Monday to Friday.

Successful applicants will be offered an interview, initially by phone and then a face to face interview.

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