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Dementia Australia is the national peak body and source of trusted information, education and services for the estimated half a million Australians living with dementia, and the almost 1.6 million people involved in their care. We advocate for positive change and support vital research. We are here to support people impacted by dementia, and to enable them to live as well as possible. Our commitment to a shared set of values shapes our decisions, actions and behaviours towards achieving our core purpose and strategic priorities.
Located in Alice Springs, the Support Worker will join the Client Services team on a casual basis and will support clients to participate in meaningful activities and maintain social engagement. This role is responsible for providing support for people to remain living in their own homes through the provision of a variety of individual and group services, and aims to build on the strengths, capacity and goals of each person to maximise their independence and improve each person’s quality of their life.
Reporting directly to the State Manager, Client Services, you will also be responsible for:
To be successful in this role you will be a team player, show an absolute commitment to the delivery of high quality dementia services and support and meet the key selection criteria outlined below.
If you thrive on activity and are looking for the next challenge as part of a dynamic team, we would like to hear from you. In return you will be offered a flexible and supportive environment as well as a number of attractive staff benefits. You will be making a difference in the lives of people living with dementia, their families and friends.
The position description can be found on our website www.dementia.org.au/careers.
For specific role enquiries, please contact Recruitment at Recruitment@dementia.org.au, using the subject line: Dementia Support Worker - Alice Springs enquiry via EthicalJobs.