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Support Worker - Goulburn and Tarlo

Lifestyle Solutions
  • Accommodation Service and Drop-In Support
  • Casual roles
  • Goulburn and Tarlo locations
  • Variety of hours - Days, Weekends, Active Nights, Sleep Overs

We are seeking passionate, energetic and caring support workers who enjoy what they do - improving the lives of their customers.

Own It - How we get the job done

We are providing complex support to people with an intellectual or physical disability who have had contact with, or are at risk of entering, the Criminal Justice System. Support is provided through drop in and residential services to people with intellectual disability, cognitive deficit, personality disorder, or mild to serious mental illness to assist them develop life skills and work towards living independently in the community.

As a support worker in this team you will:

  • Provide mentoring and skill development
  • Assist with coaching independent life skills such as cooking, cleaning and budgeting
  • Providing personal care such as showering, toileting and dressing when required
  • Providing 24 hour support to our clients
  • Helping our clients to engage with their local communities and culture through access to Community Participation Programs and recreational activities
  • Administering and managing medication
  • Assist customers to meet their individual support plans and Legal obligations
  • Assist customers with their mobility by the use of hoists, lifters and walkers as required (Training will be provided)

Make It Matter - What you will bring to make a difference in other's lives

  • Be willing to be available to work a 24/7 rotating roster which includes mornings, afternoons, awake shifts and weekend shifts
  • Previous experience supporting people with a disability
  • Experience of supporting people with medication needs
  • Experience of collecting medication data for clients to monitor their health
  • Experience working with people who have a range of behavioural concerns and needs
  • Experience working with people who are non-verbal
  • Current drivers licence
  • Current Provide First Aid certificate
  • Formal qualifications in Disability, Community Services or Welfare will be advantageous

Keep Calm & Be Happy - How you will interact with people and other benefits

Joining Lifestyle Solutions makes you feel like you are making a different in people's lives. Our team is here because they care, and because of this, we have an enriching and rewarding culture within our teams.

You will be able to:

  • Use your strong communication and reporting skills
  • Be able to remain calm in stressful situations
  • Work collaboratively in a complex environment as a member of a multidisciplinary team
  • Work within a Self Managed Team

Respect - Who we are and why we do it

We’re people who care. Lifestyle Solutions provides services to people with disability, young people and children in Out Of Home Care, their families and communities. Our customers receive services designed to meet their everyday needs and support them to achieve their goals. Our national workforce is committed to providing service that is reliable, responsive, flexible, friendly, empathetic and caring.

We believe everyone is equal.

We stand for everyone in society having equal opportunity and equal respect. We do this by providing our customers access to quality services and dedicated people who make a real difference in their lives. We believe this is everyone's fundamental right. You can learn more about us here.

Join Us - The next step

All applications must be lodged online, please answer the easy questions below. If you have any additional questions please call Alan Field on 02 4014 7869 during business hours.

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