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Disability Lifestyle Community Support Worker


Employer: You Select Recruitment
Work Type/s: Graduate, Part Time
Classification/s: Disability Services, Care & Support Work
Sector/s: Not For Profit (NFP)
Location: Brisbane & Gold Coast

Job posted on: 11 February, 2019.
Applications close: No Deadline – please apply as soon as possible

  • South Brisbane (near Mount Gravatt)

A position is available for someone to join a well-established, long term committed team assisting a young man who recently transitioned successfully from his family home into his own refurbished home. This model of support is holistic, enabling the young man to live independently in his new home. Full training is available.

Would suit support worker seeking stable reliable work with one person, or a graduating nurse, paramedic, psychology, or allied health student looking for ‘that something extra’ to add to a CV. Many of the team have gained enormous experience in this complex role and often comment on the breadth of knowledge and experience gained.

You could be part of a team supporting a young man living with significant disabilities and a complex health issue but loves life and has many interests. We're seeking someone trustworthy with exceptional values to join our team, supporting this man to achieve a quality of life and independence both at home and in his wider community.

More information about the role given during in the application process – beginning with an online application form. Position is not suitable for short term.

Hours:

Position is minimum of 30 hours per week to around 35/36 hours per week.

  • Work includes day & evening shifts (including overnights), and rostered weekends
  • Rosters are completed a month in advance and are flexible where possible.
  • Two workers are assigned to each shift

Requirements:

  • Must have OWN comprehensively insured vehicle for transport assistance
  • Your own mobile phone
  • Excellent verbal and written English skills due to a communication disorder
  • Ability to commit to the role for 12 months
  • First aid, CPR, blue card or current police check (or willing to obtain these asap)
How to apply for this job
  1. Simply go to our easy to complete online form which is available 24/7 for more Information about the role, and helps us to know more about you.
  2. Applications go directly to the family and aren't read by an 'auto bot’! No 'registering' as with some application forms and you can see all the questions upfront before deciding whether to apply.
  3. Online application form is found at: www.surveymonkey.com/r/9WW2XLC.
  4. To access simply copy this link and paste into an internet browser.
  5. Send your resume directly to the email address below (email address is also located on the online form).

Any difficulties accessing the application form please send email to: napa240691@gmail.com, using the subject line: Disability Lifestyle Community Support Worker enquiry via EthicalJobs.