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Support Worker - RossmoreAbility 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 making the most of every moment and motivating others to reach their goals and fulfil their dreams? Do you like to share varied interests with people such as: visiting Botanical gardens and enjoying walking in nature, visiting pubs and coffee shops enjoying food culture, watching football, going to the movies, listening to country music and checking out animal shelters, enjoying video games, going fishing, and other activities? Do you like to come to work to have fun and enjoy your day and engage your participants to have fun and enjoy their day as well? 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 and in their home. As a Support Worker you are keen to ensure people feel listened to, valued and that they are capable of achieving amazing things.
If this is you then we are looking for you to come and work for us Ability Options is a not-for-profit organisation that is characterised by a strong Vision, continuous Mission, and universal Values. We keep the people we support at the centre of our hard work by providing Disability and Employment services across NSW. We offer vulnerable people high-quality services that foster their wellbeing and inclusion in the community.
We pride ourselves on delivering a person-centred approach, highlighting people’s right to both choice and self-determination. We have a passion to make an impact on people’s lives. We champion all people to achieve their aspirations and goals, ensuring they are included in their chosen community and have access to a range of opportunities.
The Ability Options workplace is a safe and diverse environment that encourages strong leadership and innovation. People are our greatest asset, as our services create experiences and opportunities for our customers. Our personalised and responsive support is rewarding not only for people using our services, but also for our employees.
We work alongside partners who share and exercise our Values of Trust, Inclusion, Respect, Courage and Leadership. Whether it is providing employment opportunities, giving work experience, or assisting people to live in various scenarios, we provide meaningful experiences, and inclusion for everyone. Essential Criteria: Current driver licence (minimum P2) Satisfactory background checks includin....