Disability Support Practitioner
At Cerebral Palsy Alliance, our direct care team come ready to make each day a great day for our clients to support them lead independent and inclusive lives. People are at the heart of what we do!
Who are we?
We are one of Australia's leading non-profit disability support providers helping babies, children, teenagers and adults living with Cerebral Palsy and other neurological and physical disabilities. At Cerebral Palsy Alliance, we pride ourselves on our inclusive, positive and collaborative working culture. We have over 2,000 employees and we're growing…which is why we need you!
Why join CPA?
$29.12 - $30.03 ph + Super + Penalty Rates
Stability as we are an essential service
Flexible working hours and shifts
Paid in house and personalised training for all new staff
Wellbeing allowance - $100 per year so you can have a massage on us
Fitness passport - access to gyms at greater reduced costs
Free flu vaccinations
Employee Assistance Program - access to a professional counsellor for you and your direct family members
Locations in the Northern Beaches: Dee Why, Cromer, Narraweena, Allambie Heights, Terrey Hills, Belrose, Forestville & Frenchs Forest.
Your duties will include:
Delivering personalised support in a group home setting
Providing in home support by assisting clients at meal times, with personal care and administering medication
Assisting with domestic duties around the home
Supporting clients to engage and participate in their community
Socialise and build a happy and positive relationship with our clients
NSW Driver's License (P2 minimum) and access to a car
Live locally to the mentioned locations
Be available for at least 20 hours per week, 3-4 days, across a variety of shift times as we operate 24/7
Please note: it is a CPA employment requirement for all staff to be Covid 2nd vaccinated before start date and additionally receive a Covid booster (3rd) injection within 6 months of the 2nd.
So if you would like to work for a Not-for-profit organisation, where you are appreciated, have flexibility, get paid to learn, and where you can take pride in the fact that you are making a difference each and every day, then this is the role for you!
If you know someone who has experience in the disability or nursing sector that would like to work for CPA in our Northern Beaches & North Shore locations, refer them today and you could be rewarded with a gift card totalling $500! Refer them at https://lnkd.in/gsESu6GP or email me directly at with their name, email and if possible, their resume.
How to Apply
Please click 'Apply' to complete your application.
Cerebral Palsy Alliance is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We strongly encourage applications from those who identify as having a disability, identify as being Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander, are culturally and linguistically diverse (CALD) or sexuality and gender diverse (LGBTIQA+)
CPA is a smoke free workplace including in, on and around CPA sites and vehicles.