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Support Workers


Employer: Wesley Mission
Work Type/s: Casual, Part Time
Classification/s: Care & Support Work, Disability Services
Sector/s: Not For Profit (NFP)
Location: Sydney

Job posted on: 20 February, 2019.
Applications close: No Deadline – please apply as soon as possible

  • Wesley Home & Community Care
  • Casual and part-time positions
  • Various locations around the Western Sydney region
  • Immediate start available with flexible working arrangements

About Us

Wesley Mission is a high profile, multi-faceted Christian organisation making a real difference in the community. We work with the most disadvantaged in our community by providing over 200 services ranging from aged care, homeless services, child and family care, counselling, employment, training and education, and health services.

Our Vision is “Do all the good you can, by all the means you can, in all the ways you can, in all the places you can, at all the times you can, to all the people you can, as long as ever you can.”

About the Program

Wesley Disability Services assist those living with a disability to lead fulfilling lives by providing life enriching care in the community. We offer quality care, encouraging clients to maintain independence, while catering for their social, physical and spiritual needs.

About the Role

The support worker provides empathetic and individualised support to clients appropriate to their needs, goals and aspirations. You will be charged with empowering them to take direction of their lives whilst monitoring any changes to their support needs.

Essential Criteria

  • Certificate III in Individual Support Aged Care or Disability Care or willingness to obtain
  • Previous experience working with aged people and/or people with disability
  • Experience in monitoring clients and reporting changes to the case manager
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to work independently in the community
  • Understanding of WH&S issues and risk management for home-based support and during transport of clients
  • Current NSW drivers licence

Locations

Northmead, Carlingford, Hunters Hill, Woodward, Liverpool, Minto, Sylvania, Campbelltown, Beverly Hills, Woolooware, Ashfield, Auburn, Canterbury, Roselands, Prospect, Punchbowl, Glenmore Park, St Helens, Prestons, Bankstown and Granville.

Remuneration

Position is subject to award conditions under the Social, Community, Home Care and Disability Services Industry Award 2010 as Grade 2, level 2.

Training and support provided.

A full position description is available below.

How to apply for this job

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