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Lifestyle Solutions
  • Work TypesFull Time
  • CategoriesCare and Support Work, Indigenous, Family Services
  • SectorsNot For Profit (NFP)
  • LocationsRegional WA
  • Creation date
    Job posted on: 04 Dec 2019
  • Application deadline
    Applications close: No Deadline - please apply as soon as possible
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Live-in Carer - Child and Family Services - Karratha

Lifestyle Solutions
Lifestyle Solutions
  • Work TypesFull Time
  • CategoriesCare and Support Work, Indigenous, Family Services
  • SectorsNot For Profit (NFP)
  • LocationsRegional WA
  • Creation date
    Job posted on: 04 Dec 2019
  • Application deadline
    Applications close: No Deadline - please apply as soon as possible
  • Are you passionate about positive outcomes for children and young people?
  • Do you believe in the value of supporting children and young people in a home based environment?
  • Full-Time role, one week on/one week off

Lifestyle Solutions has grown to become one of the major leaders and innovators in the Community Services sector in Australia. We are a National accredited Not For Profit organisation with a rapidly growing workforce of 2000 passionate and talented people who are committed to providing person centred, flexible and responsible support services for our community.

We are seeking an energetic, compassionate and committed person to join our team at Lifestyle Solutions as a Live in Carer for our Family Group Home in Karratha WA.

This role will have you providing 24-hour care and support for up to 4 young people, all with a high level of emotional and behavioural needs. We have a great network of Support Workers, a Support Manager, Senior Manager and After-Hours Support team who are ready to provide around the clock assistance to you in order to address the developmental needs of the young people in the home.

As no one day is the same, you will enjoy the diversity of tasks this role has to offer. Your key responsibilities as Live in Carer will encompass the majority of household functions including cleaning, washing, meal preparation, transporting to and from the home to various social and community activities.

As the successful candidate you will have:

  • Demonstrated extensive experience working with children, particularly those with trauma based behavioural needs
  • Experience working in a therapeutic environment
  • A current Driver's Licence
  • First Aid Certificate
  • Working with Children Check & CPFS Clearance (or willing to obtain)

Along with an attractive remuneration and options for salary packaging, you will have access to our family group home vehicle and weekly funds to cover all expenses for yourself and the young people in the home.

Our Family Group Home is in a family friendly area of Karratha and in close proximity to shopping centres, schools and parks. The Family Group Home provides a comfortable living environment for both the Live-in Carers and the young people we support.

Please note, the Live-in Carer role is a Full-Time opportunity. We will accept applications for those seeking Casual Support Worker opportunities for our Family Group Home Karratha.

Important Points to Remember:

Any offer of employment and subsequent continuing employment is dependent upon the applicants’ capability, application, interview and selection process and completion of relevant pre-employment checks - All applicants are required to undergo employment screening through probity checks, prior to commencing.

Lifestyle Solutions is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) employer and welcomes applications from people from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander (ATSI) and Cultural and Linguistically Diverse (CALD) backgrounds.

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We encourage all interested individuals to apply today, as we will be actively reviewing and shortlisting applicants for this role during the application period.

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