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Disability Support Workers

Employer: Community First Step
Work Type/s: Contract
Classification/s: Care & Support Work, Disability Services, Mental Health & Counselling
Sector/s: Not For Profit (NFP)
Location: Sydney

Job posted on: 07 February, 2019.
Applications close: No Deadline – please apply as soon as possible

Make a Difference, Create Opportunities, Support the Community

Are you looking for a new challenge in 2019? Do you like to work as part of a dynamic team? Then maybe a career in Community First Steps is for you. Community First Step is a growing organisation that responds to community need, empowering our clients to be engaged, useful and robust citizens.

Who We Are

With a history that spans over 40 years, we aim at supporting and empowering the communities of South West Sydney to overcome disadvantage and barriers to personal, social and economic growth by delivering inclusive and innovative services. We are a growing community organisation that encompasses children, youth and family services in the form of casework, community development, disability services and children’s services. As a community partner Community First Step work with the community, business and government, to strive for excellence in meeting the holistic needs of our clients through the provision of high quality supportive, recreational, cultural, sporting and welfare programs.

The Role

As a Disability Support Worker, you are responsible for providing needs-based services based on a person-centred framework, maximising the living, social and recreational skills of people with a disability. Community inclusion, independence, decision making and personal choice are promoted whilst focusing on individual needs.

To be considered for this role, you will have relevant qualifications in Disability, Mental Health or Welfare, or working towards same. You also require a current First Aid, CPR, unrestricted Driver’s License, valid Working with Children’s Check and a National Police Clearance issued within last 12 months. 

How to apply for this job

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