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Disability Support Worker


Employer: Bower Healthcare
Work Type/s: Casual, Part Time
Classification/s: Care & Support Work, Disability Services
Sector/s: Business/Private Sector
Location: Sydney

Job posted on: 14 August, 2019.
Applications close: No Deadline – please apply as soon as possible

Bower YNA is 100% Australian owned NDIS provider supporting clients around Sydney and is seeking a number of experienced staff to join the team.

Working in the community provides you the flexibility to arrange your work around your personal commitments. Services vary from as short as 1 hour to full days, with the objective being that we build you a roster of regular services that may be supplemented by additional bookings as they become available.

Duties range from the provision of low-level personal care, light domestic duties, social support, shopping, companionship and transportation for people of all ages and backgrounds.

We currently need to increase our team of support staff and can offer the right people a variety of service options around Sydney's east, inner-west, Sutherland and St George areas.

We offer:

  • Above award wages
  • The opportunity to gain permanent employment after qualifying
  • We can provide extensive, regular rosters to the right calibre workers
  • On-going, regular consumers plus others on an ad hoc basis
  • Support from within a small, friendly and highly ethical team

Our minimum expectations (compulsory, non-negotiable) are:

  • 6 months recent practical experience in a relevant, local work environment (e.g. in-home care, nursing or group home, hospital, etc)
  • Current work rights in Australia
  • Recent employment related references
  • Access to a fully insured vehicle and NSW drivers' licence
  • Excellent communication and time management skills
  • Certificate III or above (Aged Care, Home & Community Care or Disability)
  • Current First Aid Certificate
  • Manual Handling Certificate (we can refer you to an online platform if needed)

If you meet these minimum requirements and are prepared to make a positive contribution within a highly ethical and professional team, then we welcome your immediate application.

Please note, if you clearly do not meet these criteria but still respond, you may not receive a response.

How to apply for this job

Please email your CV to the attention of Emma on recruit@bowerhealthcare.com.au, using the subject line: Disability Support Worker application via EthicalJobs.