Support Worker

The NDIS provides support, care and access to services and technology for Australians with disabilities, as well as their families and carers.

We are seeking multiple Support Workers to join our growing, supportive team. To Wellways, a Support Worker is as unique and individual as the participants they support. Our Support Workers come from a variety of backgrounds and experiences, but they all share a common goal of empowerment and development of participants. If you share our passion of helping people and want to make a difference in someone's life, then we look forward to receiving your application! You will help participants flourish according to their own interests and goals to enable them to participate in a positive and confident manner within their community.

Key responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

Assisting participants with personal care
Domestic and Daily Living support
Meal preparation and shopping assistance
Promoting independent living, community participation and social inclusion
Availability to cover a range of shifts including sleepovers and weekends

Why us?

Wellways support an inclusive approach in both the workplace and community where everyone can imagine and achieve their goals to their fullest potential. This is your opportunity to join a nationally recognised organisation with over 2,000 staff members across 93 sites where you can gain access to ongoing support and opportunity for career development.

What do you need?

Certificate III or IV in Mental Health, Disability, Aged Care or Home and Community Care or extensive experience in a similar role
Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
A current valid Driver's License and a reliable, registered vehicle
The right to work in Australia, Satisfactory Police Records Check, Working with Children Check-employment, Disability Worker Exclusion Scheme clearance
NDIS Worker Orientation Module Certificate:
Ballarat, VIC, AU