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Support worker- Port MacquarieAbility Options
Who Are We? Ability Options provides employment and disability services to people who need assistance to achieve their aspirations and inclusion the community. We operate services to support people with disabilities and those whose lives are changed as a result of accidents, unemployment and disadvantage. We are committed to a workplace culture that recognises diversity, equity and human rights.
We respect and value the contribution of people from all cultures, backgrounds and beliefs, including Aboriginal and Torres Strait islander people and people with disability The Role Are you a fun loving individual with a passion for people? Do you enjoy making the most of every moment and facing the future with possibility thinking? Ability Options is looking for someone like you. We are currently seeking motivated and respectful individuals to assist people across Port Macquarie region on a part time & casual basis. As a leading NDIS provider, we are undergoing rapid growth and as such, we are looking for versatile and skilled Support Workers to partner with people to provide individualised support and assist people with their lifestyle choices.
Disability Support Workers have the privilege of working alongside people every day to ensure they are living a full and active life both in the community. As a Support Worker you will provide direct support to participants in accordance to their individualised care plans. You will effectively contribute to the development and implementation of practical strategies to support individual outcomes and works towards achieving their goals and dreams.
You will ensure that they feel valued and that they are capable of achieving amazing things. You see contribution as important, and the conversation about human rights is always on the table. You will maintain confidentiality and respect diversity, participant needs and values.
We know you’ll enjoy learning from us, and we’ll learn a lot from you to. You will be able to assist our people with personal care, transportation and being out in the community. This role will support people with disabilities, as well as their families and carers.
You must be flexible to work across 7 days including morning and evening shifts. Do you feel you are a best fit for this role? If so, we can’t wait to meet you as we are seeking Support Workers to join the team. Essential Requirements of the role: Demonstrated experience in working with people with complex, high support needs Willingness to assist with personal care Current First Aid Certificate (HLTAID003) Certificate III in Disability Services (desirable) Full availability for a 24/7 roster Right to work in Australia Intermediate computer and digital technology skills Current NSW driver licence (minimum P2) Satisfactory background check, including NDIS Worker Check and/or Working with Children Check Have personal mobile device that meets our system requirements (i.
e. for Apple – iPhone 7 or later; for Android – devices rele....