Disability Support Worker | Nowra

Disability Support Worker | Nowra

Healthcare Australia | sydney, NSW, AU

Posted 9 days ago

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About You:

Do you love making a difference in others’ lives?
Are you passionate about supporting individuals with Physical/Intellectual Disability and Complex Behaviours?
Would you like to come and work with one of Australia’s largest and most established Healthcare Staffing Agency?

About Us:

Healthcare Australia is a registered NDIS Provider and Australia’s largest specialist recruitment and staffing provider in the Health and Community Care industry.
We are currently experiencing demand for committed and energetic Disability Support Worker for our NDIS clients down in the Nowra Region.

About the Role:

You will be supporting clients with complex mental health, physical and intellectual disabilities, in a 1:1 environment within their home and in the community. Your duties may include:

  • Assistance with daily living – Domestic Assistance, Personal Care, Community Access
  • Medication Administration
  • Use of Manual Handling equipment
  • Any other activities specified by their NDIS plan
  • Benefits:

  • Min $32ph + penalty rates for Afternoons, Weekends, Public Holiday
  • Free Training and development opportunities in our Sydney Office: Manual Handling, Peg Feeding, Bowel Care, Midazolam, Medication Admin and more!
  • Easy App for managing your shifts and submitting timesheets
  • 24/7 support with dedicated after-hour team
  • Requirements:

  • Minimum of 12 months paid experience
  • Evidence of 3 x Covid Vaccinations
  • Current CPR, FIRST AID, Working with Children Check (WWCC) & NDIS Worker Check
  • Qualification in Disability, Individual Support, Mental Health, Aged Care or in other related fields is highly desirable
  • Drivers Licence and Comprehensive car insurance preferred