- Job posted on: 12th Sep 2019
- Applications close:
Life Without Barriers is a leading social purpose, not for profit organisation of 7,000 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.
This is a challenging but rewarding opportunity for you to make a positive change in the lives of people with a disability.
We are seeking experienced Disability Support Workers who are experienced at working with children and young adults who display challenging behaviours. Experience with epilepsy management, clients who are non-verbal, vision impaired or self-injurious will be highly regarded.
The successful candidates will be supporting clients ranging in ages from 11 to 25 who are living in Supported Independent Living Homes across the Western Suburbs of Sydney, including:
As our services are 24/7, candidates will ideally be available to flexibly work across a range of shifts including active 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).