Disability Support Worker

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Drake International

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Who are we?

For over 50 years, Drake Medox has been one of Australia’s most reputable providers of Disability Support Services. We specialise in the recruitment of outstanding healthcare professionals and provide direct support for individuals living with a disability in their own homes and within the community.

Why work with us?

We are a person-centred disability support organisation that values and genuinely advocates for our disability support workers. We lead by example by providing:

  • Monthly rosters
  • Paid training
  • Above award pay rates
  • Weekly pay
  • Work-life balance with flexible hours
  • Recognition program
  • Employee assistance program
  • Employee wellbeing initiatives and more!

The role:

We are seeking Disability Support Workers to provide person centred support for an individual requiring 2:1 support living in their family home in the Salisbury area.

We are looking for applicants who are available for day and evening shifts and have experience providing support for clients with Acquired Brain Injuries or have experience working with high and complex care clients and / or behaviour management.

Duties:

  • Manual Handling
  • Personal Care
  • Medication Administration
  • Community Engagement and Social Support
  • Domestic Assistance
  • Allied Health led therapy program
  • Positive Behaviour Support

About you:

  • Certificate III in Individual Support or equivalent required
  • Full South Australian Driver’s License and reliable car
  • NDIS Workers Screening Check
  • Working with Children Check
  • Current First Aid Certification
  • Current CPR Certification
  • Manual Handling Certification
  • Assist with Medication Certification

In addition:

  • Must have sound understanding of the disability industry and providing person-centred support
  • Must have experience working with individuals with brain injuries
  • Passionate about supporting independence and providing in-home support
  • Reliable and honest people with the ability to adapt to new environments
  • Be available across 7 days a week
  • Be able to committ to minimum 2-3 shifts a week

Ready to apply?

If this position sounds like you, please click Apply!

You can also find out more about us via our website www.drakemedox.com.au

Only Shortlisted Candidates will be contacted.

Our Commitment to Diversity & Inclusion

At Drake, we are committed to fostering diversity, inclusion, and equity. While our journey is ongoing, our shared goal is to create an environment where every individual is respected and valued. We are a community that recognises the strength of diversity.

Right to Work

The above position is open only to applicants who have a current right to work in Australia. Applicants who do not have a current right to work In Australia will unfortunately not be considered and are respectfully asked not to apply.

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