Disability Support Worker

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Orion Care

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Join the Orion Care Team!

About Us

Orion Care is a vibrant, fast-growing national NDIS registered provider. We are passionate about offering first class support that fosters independence and purpose for our participants. Our services include SIL/SDA accommodation, allied health, and personal care. Join us as we are heading into some of the most exciting times as we start to introduce our Employee Value Proposition aimed to bring the best possible experience to our employees.

The Opportunity

We’re on the hunt for enthusiastic Disability Support Workers in the Northern Adelaide area to support our male participants. We are looking for individuals with:

Empathy: The ability to understand and share the feelings of others, ensuring that participants feel heard and supported.

Patience: Providing care and support often requires time and understanding, especially when working with individuals with diverse needs.

Communication Skills: Effective verbal and non-verbal communication is crucial for interacting with participants, their families, and other stakeholders.

Compassion: Showing genuine concern and care for the well-being of participants.

Fun: We are looking for a support worker who is fun and jovial, bringing a positive and engaging attitude to enhance the well-being and enjoyment of our participants.

Your Role

As a Disability Support Worker, you’ll be the HEART of our mission, empowering participants to live their best lives. You’ll provide flexible, personalised care, ensuring everyone feels supported and valued. Shifts are available across AM, PM, and nights, with travel required to various sites.

Make an Impact

  • Be more than an employee and bring quality into lives of those that need your help
  • Assist our clients to make a community impact
  • Ensure care is always client-centered and planned collaboratively
  • Collaborate with health professionals to enhance well-being
  • Facilitate daily activities and skill-building programs

What We’re Looking For

  • Passionate, flexible, and caring individuals
  • Experience in disability or health care sectors
  • Experience supporting people in SIL/SDA with physical & intellectual disabilities.
  • Qualifications: Cert III/IV in relevant fields, NDIS Worker Screening, First Aid, CPR, Manual Handling, Working with Children’s Check
  • Demonstrated experience supporting participants with complex challenging behaviours
  • Reliable car and current license/insurance
  • Excellent communication skills
  • We will consider OUTSTANDING applicants without experience who are able to provide an EXCEPTIONAL cover letter detailing why we should hire you

Our Culture

At Orion Care, we value and support our staff, providing training and career growth opportunities. We embrace diversity and welcome applicants from all backgrounds, including LGBTQI, veterans, carers, and Indigenous Australians.

Apply Now

If you’re located North of Adelaide and excited to make a difference, we want to hear from you! Submit your resume and cover letter by clicking ‘Apply for this job’ or contacting [email protected].

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