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Disability Support Worker - Batemans Bay


Employer: Life Without Barriers
Work Type/s: Casual
Classification/s: Care & Support Work, Disability Services
Sector/s: Not For Profit (NFP)
Location: Regional NSW

Job posted on: 17 May, 2019.
Applications close: 24 May, 2019. (Expired)

  • Casual

About the Organisation

Life Without Barriers is a leading social purpose, not for profit organisation of 6,500 employees working in more than 440 communities across Australia. We support children, young people and families, people with disability, older people and people with mental illness. We work with people who are homeless and refugees and asylum seekers.

We want to employ people who reflect the diversity of our clients to ensure we can support each client's individual needs and wants. We encourage people of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander background and people with disability to apply.

About the Role

We are looking for passionate individuals to provide quality direct support and make a difference in the lives of people with disability. If you have a drivers licence, a current first aid certificate and a desire to help people then being a disability support worker could be the job for you!

Key Responsibilities

  • Assistance with clients daily living (including personal care)
  • Participation in activities of daily living
  • Community access and transport
  • Maintain and monitor person-centered plans
  • Following individual support plans
  • Documentation and progress note keeping as required

Skills & Experience

  • Certificate III in Individual Support, Community Services or similar (or willingness to obtain)
  • A current First Aid Certificate
  • A current unrestricted Australian Driver's License
  • Prior experience working with people with disability is desirable
  • A passion for delivering person-centered care

Successful candidates will be required to clear probity checks including a National Criminal History Record Check and a Working With Children Check.

Benefits

  • Opportunity to work for one of Australia's largest social purpose organisations
  • Life Without Barriers offers ongoing training, support and career advancement opportunities
  • Flexible working hours

How to apply for this job

This job ad has now expired, and applications are no longer being accepted.