Support Worker

Support Worker

Disability Services Australia | tamworth, NSW, AU

Posted 12 days ago

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What's in it for you?

  • Pay rates starting from $38.08 per hour (casual) plus penalty rates
  • Flexible roster pattern to enable a healthy work-life balance
  • Regular casual shifts available
  • Complete your qualification in Individual Support with our RTO - METS
  • Learning and development opportunities to set you up for success
  • Most importantly a role where you see the difference you are making
  • As our Support Worker based in Tamworth?

    You will provide quality support to our participants in an accommodation setting, that includes

  • Promoting participants choice and control in their daily activities.
  • Providing support to participants with psychosocial disabilities, some of which have been involved in the criminal justice program.
  • Following behaviour support plans to support participants live more independently.
  • Driving participants to community events, Dr appointments, shopping etc.
  • Assisting our participants to reach their goals in their NDIS plans.
  • Our requirements:

  • Availability to work on a 24/7 rotating roster: mornings (6am-2pm), afternoons (2pm-10pm), Active nights (10pm-6am) and weekend shifts
  • Current NSW Driver’s Licence (P2 and above) and access to a car
  • A good understanding of person-centred active support or willingness to embrace this model of support.
  • Be comfortable supporting people with different mental health diagnosis with a nonjudgmental approach.
  • Thrive in a team-based environment where we work together to support the wellbeing of our participants