- Job posted on: 20th Feb 2020
- Applications close:
Life Without Barriers is a leading social purpose, not for profit organisation of 7,000 employees working in more than 530 communities across Australia. We support children, young people and families, people with disability, older people and people with mental illness. We work with people who are homeless and refugees and asylum seekers.
We want to employ people who reflect the diversity of our clients to ensure we can support each client's individual needs and wants. We encourage people of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander background and people with disability to apply.
We are looking for an experienced Disability Support Worker to join our team in Macleod in this ongoing Part Time role. As the successful addition to our team, you will be responsible for providing support with activities of daily living and developing, implementing and monitoring Individual Plan’s.
You will work to facilitate the delivery of quality services and achieve positive outcomes with clients. This role involves working with clients with various medical needs, behaviours and dependencies and will require you to support clients with their overall health and mealtime requirements.
In order to be compliant successful candidates will be required to clear probity checks including a National Criminal History Record Check and an International Criminal History Record Check; if you have resided for 12 months or more outside of Australia in the last 10 years. A Working with Children Check is also required (where relevant to the role) and a current Victorian Driver's Licence is essential.
Life Without Barriers supports the Royal Commission into violence, abuse, neglect and exploitation of people with disability. We believe people with disability need to be heard and for these experiences to influence how support services like ours are delivered. View our statement here (https://bit.ly/2GzZGWA)