- Job posted on: 17th Aug 2020
- Applications close:
The heart of what we do is to inspire and empower people with disabilities, fostering each person’s ability to learn, succeed, connect and contribute, cultivating resilience, enjoyment and self-determination to achieve all that is possible. Eurella has played an active role in advocating for and providing essential supports and services to people with disability for over 65 years.
We are on the search for caring and capable Support Mentors that are passionate about inspiring individuals to pursue their interests and to optimise their learning, employment and social opportunities. We are passionate about supporting people to live life to the fullest, achieving all that is possible.
Eurella are seeking Support Mentors on both a casual and fixed term contract basis. There is flexibility in the casual shifts available. Shifts are wide ranging and can vary from weekdays, weekends, public holidays, morning, afternoon and/or overnight shifts. Shifts can vary in hours.
This rewarding role provides assistance across all areas of daily life and in a range of settings including in the home, education setting, workplace or in the community. Support can be provided to individuals or in groups. Types of support can include the development of life-skills, assistance with personal care, engaging in social, cultural, recreational, sporting and community activities, transportation, domestic assistance and meal preparation.
As an employer we acknowledge the valuable contribution of our staff through:
This is an excellent opportunity to join a dynamic organisation at an exciting time of growth and strategic change. If you are caring, adaptable, self-motivated, committed to providing a high-quality service and upholding the dignity and rights of people with a disability we would love for you to apply.
To be considered for the role please address the following criteria in your cover letter:
All children, young people and adults who attend Eurella have a right to feel and to be safe. To ensure the best interest of clients are met, all appointments are subject to successful pre-employment screening including reference checking, a current working with children check clearance in addition to a national criminal record check clearance.
For further information about the role please contact Eurella on 02 9747 4810 or email firstname.lastname@example.org, using the subject line: Disability Support Mentors enquiry via EthicalJobs.
To submit your online application, visit our website at www.eurella.org.au and complete the online employment application attaching the cover letter and resume.
No Deadline – please apply as soon as possible. Applications will be processed as they are received.