- Job posted on: 14th Nov 2019
- Applications close:
Life Without Barriers is a leading social purpose, not for profit organisation of 7000 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.
We are looking for experienced Disability Support Workers to join our Supported Independent Living (Group Homes) team on a Casual basis.
As a Disability Support Worker, you will play an important role to support and empower People with disability to live independently in their own home, access the community and to achieve their individual goals. Your daily duties will include (but not limited to)
These roles will be based in various locations throughout the Newcastle region and successful applicants must be available and willing to work within a 24/7 rotating roster that involves regular shift work (including night shifts, weekends and public holidays).
Successful candidates will be required to clear probity checks including National Criminal History Record Check and Working with Children Check (where relevant to the role).
Life Without Barriers supports the Royal Commission into violence, abuse, neglect and exploitation of people with disability. We believe people with disability need to be heard and for these experiences to influence how support services like ours are delivered. View our statement here (https://bit.ly/2GzZGWA)