- Brisbane & Gold Coast > Mount Gravatt
- Job posted on: 24th Jun 2022
- Applications close:
Are you empathetic, patient, passionate and creative? This could be the job for you!
Jigsaw is a not for profit organisation designed to break the cycle so many people with disability face – of never gaining entry to the workforce.
At Jigsaw, we believe people prepare best for work, through work and our mission is to ‘build an Australia in which people with disability are fully included in the workforce’.
At the heart of the Jigsaw model is a thriving document and data management business, providing a range of high-quality commercial services to corporate and government clients including Westpac, Coca Cola Amatil. This business enables us to provide a training pathway for people with disabilities to prepare for employment at their own pace and undertake award wage employment before transitioning to open employment.
Due to successful expansion, we are seeking experienced and energetic support workers to join our Mt Gravatt team!
Learn more here jigsawaustralia.com.au
A Support Worker is known as a Trainer in the Jigsaw model. Trainers build professional and personal relationships with trainees based on mutual respect, enabling and empowering individuals with disabilities to reach their employment goals and feel confident in the workplace. We are looking for both permanent part-time and casual trainers.
You will work autonomously and as part of a team to achieve agreed outcomes. Your primary responsibilities will be to:
We are looking for someone who can bring a wealth of experience from working in the disability sector and/ or allied health sector to Jigsaw's opening team. This role would also be appropriate for people with lived experience and a good understanding of disability support if they have not worked in the sector previously.
Join Jigsaw! Help Jigsaw reshape the pathway to employment for people with disabilities! If this sounds like the role for you please submit your application with a cover letter and resume.