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House Supervisor (DDSO3A) - Fixed Term, Full Time to July 2022 - Mitcham - VDAS (496232)Life Without Barriers
Life Without Barriers is a leading social purpose, not for profit organisation of over 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. What are your career goals? If they are any one of the below, we have the opportunity you may have been looking for: A career that is stimulating, rewarding, and uniquely satisfying with a path for further development and personal growth Work in supportive teams making a positive impact in the lives of clients actively living with a disability, achieving inspiring individual goals, and helping them live life to the fullest A position which offers stability in a sector which is evolving and consistently looking to be more responsive to our clients’ needs by being creative, respectful, courageous, and enabling them to achieve outcomes that matter to them.
We are seeking a House Supervisor in Mitcham for a max term contract until 31/7/2022 . In this leadership position you will be responsible for providing guidance and leadership to staff delivering direct client support to 4 male residents. This role independently supervises staff and services to support people with disabilities, across their life cycle and in all domains of life, to enable access to a quality life with dignity and respect in the least restrictive environment.
The role requires you to demonstrate strong leadership qualities as well as experience in working with clients in small group home settings. The house profile: The home has 4 male residents, with a capacity for 5 clients in the house. This is a lovely house, with a great and supportive team.
There are some mild behaviours of concern in the house, as such experience working with clients who demonstrate behaviours of concern would be preferable. Roster: Fortnight 1: 79.30 Fortnight 2: 72.
30 The roster includes a combination of day shifts, including early morning shifts and afternoon shifts. There are no sleepovers or active nights and every other weekend off. A copy of the rosters can be obtained upon request Key Responsibilities: Lead and plan support for people with disabilities to participate in a range of life areas based on the goals of individual support plan and advocate on behalf of clients and their families, to support inclusion, participation, and respect for rights Administer medication treatments and therapies or seek appropriate medical assistance according to prescribed protocols Work to develop and maintain team morale and effectiveness and provide day-to-day mentoring and best practice knowledge and be professionally accountable for....